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Valve World 2022

As you are all aware Valve World 2020 was cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. This was originally planned for December 1st to December 3rd 2020 at Messe Düsseldorf. This was a difficult but inevitable decision for the show ...

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IVS 2022 Warm-up

The Industrial Valve Summit is one of the leading international events for the Oil & Gas valve technologies sector. A real Information Hub, where you can keep up-to-date with market trends, meet the global key-players, the ...

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Bonomi: Adds higher precision flow control options to stainless steel Ball Valve range

Bonomi (UK) Ltd has extended the scope of its Stainless Steel ball valve with ISO 5211 direct mounting pad range (703000), with the addition of V-Ball options. The new 700355 V-Ball full bore, stainless steel ball valve, enables users to ...

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Dr Martin Haigh MBE - Queens Award

Dr Martin Haigh MBE will be a familiar name to BVAA members, and especially those who have had delegates participate in the BVAA Future Leaders Programme.   Martin is founder of Brighouse-based Lattitude7, who provide the Personal ...

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BVAA: Hot Spot - Shape the Future of UK Product Safety - Call for Evidence

What is it? Now that the UK has left the European Union the Government is calling for input from manufacturers and trade bodies to understand their views on potential changes in the future regulatory environment. The UK Government is ...

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BVAA: Hot Spot - ISO CD 5115 Part-turn Valve Actuation

What is it? ISO/CD 5115 "Industrial valves - Part-turn valve actuation" has been issued for comment and ballot by ISO TC 153 WG 16 following approval of the new work item last year. The document provides basic requirements for valve ...

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BVAA: Hot Spot - Approval of ISO 23632:2021 Design Validation Testing of Valves

What is it? ISO 23632:2021 Industrial Valves- Design-validation testing of valves has been unanimously approved for publication by ISO following completion of the FDIS ballot stage. This new standard will soon be published and available ...

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Emerson: Webinar Center for Valves, Actuators and Regulators

Emerson have a Webinar Center which offers a hub of excellent webinars for Valves, Actuators and Regulators. You can connect with Emerson experts in Live and OnDemand webinars as they share insights on how to improve operations ...

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Drallim: Rotary Selector Valve

The product which launched the company, the RSV or Rotary Selector Valve, is as unique today as it was at inception, it is a rotary selector or distributor for use in small bore piping systems at pressures up to 10bar. It is a relatively ...

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BVAA: Online Training

Our courses range from introductory courses on valves or actuators to in depth courses on specific valve types or industry directives. As well as our face-to-face suite of training events we also have a number of Online courses to expand ...

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Muller Coax: Problem Solvers

Muller Coax are well known as the original designers and manufacturers of coaxial valve technology. An example shown here of a direct acting high temperature valve for use on gas up to 210 degrees C. The challenge was set as the customer ...

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Pressure Tech: Introducing the TS310

Pressure Tech have recently put the finishing touches to 120 Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Read full article


Gee Graphite offers unique Geegraf Nickel Reinforced Sheets, which are manufactured in-house

Gee Graphite manufacture in-house a wide range of Geegraf reinforced graphite laminate sheets. Product range includes: Geegraf NR graphite sheet contains two layers of graphite with a nickel foil core. Our SSR graphite sheet comprises ...

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Tomoe Valve Ltd are honoured to have been awarded a Queen’s Award for enterprise – international trade

Tomoe Valve Ltd is one of 205 organisations nationally to be recognised with a prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise. Announced today, Tomoe Valve Ltd has been recognised for its excellence in international trade. Employing 46 ...

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SGS Ltd: expanding Valve Services across the UK

SGS United Kingdom Ltd is expanding our Valve Services across our UK locations. The most recent milestone in this campaign sees the larger of our two Manchester facilities at Kestrel Road on Trafford Park, historically aligned with ...

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Bonomi UK introduces Valpres Deadman Spring Return Lever

Bonomi UK Ltd has added the Valpres Deadman Spring Return Lever into its product portfolio. The product is suited for use in applications where, for safety reasons, it is imperative that a valve cannot be left in the open position by the ...

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New Health and Safety initiatives at Broder Metals Group

At Broder Metals Group, health and safety is our priority, and our proactive approach means we’ve had no accidents in the last five years.  However, despite our exemplary health and safety record, we’ve decided to partner ...

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Comment by BVAA CEO Rob Bartlett

Serendipity? I never really know how it happens, or indeed why, but with some regularity, the Patron Saint* of Association Directors looks down and bestows a gift upon one of his unworthy followers, i.e. me. On the day I get asked by a ...

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BVAA: Business Development Event

We had the third installment of the informative and engaging business development event last Wednesday for an hour over the lunchtime period. The session included a fantastic talk by guest speaker Claire Cahill of Accendo ...

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Parker releases full-version ISOBUS Task Controller software for agricultural machinery

Innovative software solution facilitates more precise and effective farming Forssa, Finland, 20. April 2021 – Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, is expanding its ISOBUS Suite software by launching ...

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AUMA: Variable speed actuation promotes calm networks and reduced maintenance

AUMA Actuators Limited offers a range of high performance actuator solutions capable of accurately controlling the opening and closing speed of valves and penstocks, delivering significant benefits in terms of flow control, reduction of ...

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Corrosion Resistant Materials Ltd: Supporting local young people

Corrosion Resistant Materials Ltd strongly believes in supporting local young people in developing and shaping their careers. Apprenticeships offer an exciting option to get hands-on training and also the chance to put ...

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Langley Alloys: Adding value with non-destructive testing

Aside from the distribution of high-performance metals, Langley Alloys can provide a wide range of additional services from our in-house capability. These include non-destructive testing, to confirm the integrity of the metal items before ...

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Albion expands project support with a new addition to the team

Albion Valves (UK) Ltd, one of the UK’s leading valve suppliers, has appointed Ashley Pellegrina as Project Coordinator. This newly created role expands Albion’s existing Contract Support Team; the role will see him become ...

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Festo ensures its flow: Fuzzy Filters® in Barntrup provide high quality drinking water

Every year, up to 8,000 tons of pharmaceuticals and ten tons of microplastics reach the river Rhine in Germany. Removing them from the water is an impossible challenge for conventional waste water treatment plants. High costs are ...

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Parker redefines instrumentation valves and manifolds, launching new catalogue offering superior advantages in application

Parker Instrumentation Products Division Europe – part of Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies – has launched its latest catalogue and most up-to-date needle valves and manifold solutions range. ...

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Parker set to unveil three aviation fuel safety innovations at inter airport CONNECT event

Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, will preview three aviation fuel safety products at inter airport CONNECT from 20–21 April 2021. To support airport industry recovery post-COVID 19, inter ...

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Penstock flow control in World’s First ‘Electric Town’  with variable speed AUMA Actuation

The small Scottish town of Kinlochleven has an extraordinary claim to fame as the first place in the world in which every home was connected to electricity. That was courtesy of a 1907 hydroelectric dam project that generated power for the ...

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Hotspot: PCN NDT Certification Gains PED Accreditation

What is it? The British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing (BINDT) has announced that it has agreed a robust certification process with an EU27 Recognised Third-Party Organisation (RTPO). This will allow BINDT PCN to issue ...

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Hot Spot: ISO/DIS 21011:2021 Cryogenic Vessels-Valves for Cryogenic Service  DIS Enquiry

What is it? The draft revision of ISO 21011:2008 Cryogenic Vessels-Valves for Cryogenic Service has now been issued for DIS enquiry by ISO TC220. The document specifies the requirements for the design, manufacture and testing of valves ...

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