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Emerson: On-site Flow Calibration Services

Are you looking for best-in-class calibration and support? With On-Site Calibration Services, flowmeters can be calibrated on site and returned to service quickly. By calibrating your flow devices with Emerson, you have a high field ...

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Valve World 2022

Following the cancellation of the international Valve World Exhibition due to the continued Covid-19 pandemic, the next edition is due to take place from 29 November to 1 December 2022. "We look forward to welcoming exhibitors and ...

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Albion Welcomes New Director

Albion Valves (UK) Ltd, one of the UK’s leading valve suppliers, is pleased to announce that they have added an additional member to their Board of Directors, appointing Stephen Bloomer, who will hold the role of Financial ...

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BVAA Valve & Actuator Training

The BVAA offers a range of excellent training courses both online and face-to-face. As the light begins to shine at the end of the very long Covid-19 tunnel, we are able to offer face-to-face training again in November at ...

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BVAA Business Development Event

This week we had an excellent Business Development Event hosted by the BVAA BD Chairman Matt King (SAFi Valves) and BVAA BD Vice Chairman (Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Read full article


Industrial Valve Summit 2022

Attending IVS Industrial Valve Summit gives you the opportunity to learn about the latest market trends, meet global key-players in the industry and keep up-to-date with the latest technological innovations. Thanks to ...

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BVAA Hot Spot - Do We Use ISO 7121:2016 Steel Ball Valves

What is it? BS ISO 7121:2016 Steel Ball Valves for general purpose industrial applications is now out for systematic review and BSI is currently inviting comments regarding its use in the UK industry. The BVAA requests input from members ...

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BVAA Hot Spot ISO DIS 10497 Testing of Valves - Fire Type Testing Requirements

What is it? This is a proposed revision to one of the core fire test standards that has now reached the draft standard ballot stage. The main changes are to: • Make the monitoring of cavity pressure during testing for double-seated ...

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Oxford Flow: Successful 12 Months in Face of Pandemic Challenges

Oxford Flow, the flow control equipment specialist for oil, gas, water and industrial process industries has announced some successes over the past 12 months despite pandemic. The company said this was aided by the £12.55 million ...

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DP Flow: Free Technical Webinar - Valve and Actuator Sizing

Need to size a control valve and want to know how it will perform across the flow range? Need to know where the valve will cavitate, and what the effects will be? How about sizing up the Actuator and working out the MAST and expected ...

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Pressure Tech Ltd: Ash Vision OMNI 3 Digital Microscope

Two recent investments will make significant improvements to the in-house manufacturing and servicing capabilities at 

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EnerMech: International Women in Engineering Day 2021

For nearly eight years, Yousra Baghdadi has been a project engineer with EnerMech, an Aberdeen headquartered specialist in integrated mechanical, electrical, instrumentation and integrity services to the energy sector. It’s a role ...

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Oxford Flow Secures £8.45m Investment to Accelerate Oil and Gas Product Deployment

Oxford Flow, the flow control equipment specialist for oil, gas, water and industrial process industries, has raised £8.45m to fuel the company’s expansion across all markets and oil ...

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ValvTechnologies names Juliana Herman Global Marketing Director

ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, has named Juliana Herman as Director of Global Marketing. Herman is responsible for the development and deployment of ValvTechnologies' ...

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Severn celebrates 21 years in Aberdeen

Enhancing the performance of existing offshore platforms has been a priority for North Sea oil and gas operators over the past two decades. With production steadily declining, finding ways to improve efficiency has been critical. During ...

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BVAA: The UK's number one independent provider of valve and actuator training courses

We deliver speciliast valve training to all those in the industry from graduates and those starting out in the world of work to experienced engineers looking for specialist training on a specific type of valve. Our courses range from ...

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Parker joins Hydrogen Council to help accelerate deployment of clean energy solutions

Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, has announced it has joined the Hydrogen Council, a global CEO-led initiative of leading companies with a united vision and long-term ambition: for hydrogen to foster ...

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Severn and ValvTechnologies form Strategic Partnership

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Comment by BVAA CEO Rob Bartlett

In July 2021, for want of a better word, I ‘celebrate’, 40 years in industry. The last thirty of those in Associations.  I realise my career path is far from standard – and accidental really. I mean, none of us ...

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Mokveld: Joule Thomson valves and HIPPS for Carbon Capture and Storage

Compared to Oil and Coal, LNG (liquefied natural gas) is seen as a clean fuel and an important element in the energy transition. As such LNG has bright future when the use of LNG is combined with carbon capture. At this particular site ...

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Rotork provides Electric Actuators at Johan Sverdrup Ground-breaking Norway Oil Field

Rotork has been selected as the sole provider of intelligent electric actuators for one of the largest offshore development projects in the Norwegian continental shelf, Johan Sverdrup. Energy company Equinor ordered in excess of 700 of ...

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Rotork joins Global Wind Energy Council

Rotork is now a member of the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC). Involvement in the world’s leading wind power association will boost Rotork’s involvement with environmental and sustainable energy projects. Kiet Huynh, ...

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Zoedale: Andrew Jakeman Volunteering at Euro 2021

As part of the delayed Euro2020 tournament, over 12,000 volunteers will be giving up their time and working at 20 locations across London (and another 10 cities across Europe) for the 31 days of the Euro2020 tournament. The role of the ...

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Oliver Valves: Creating Industry First Solution for High Pressure Topside Application

The recently qualified Oliver Valves ½” Bore Topside Manual Gate Valve has provided our client and end user a solution for use in an industry first high-pressure development in the Gulf of Mexico. The Challenge:  The ...

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SPE Offshore Europe: 1 - 4 February 2022

The organisers of SPE Offshore Europe 2021 have announced that the show’s face-to-face event is moving to 1-4 February 2022 at P&J Live, Aberdeen and the conference will run virtually from 7-10 September 2021. Jonathan Heastie, ...

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Festo: Configurators for Process Valve Units

The new process valve configurators from Festo make selecting the optimum solution child’s play. From manually actuated process valves to fully automated ones, the new configurator for butterfly valve units and ball valve units ...

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As Cunning as a Fox: AUMA’s New Smart Actuators

What do a fox and an electric valve actuator have in common? A lot, if the actuator in question is AUMA’s brand-new PROFOX. Like its namesake, PROFOX is not only cunning and adaptable but also extremely hardy. AUMA’s more than ...

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Bernard Controls: New Smart Phone App

In 2017, Bernard Controls launched their brand-new BC App. It revolutionized the setup of electric actuators enabling the simple running, setting up and maintenance of products through a secure and encrypted Bluetooth connection. This ...

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Emerson to Host ACHEMA Sessions

Thought-leadership keynotes, customer case studies and technology presentations will outline ways to digitally transform operations. Emerson will host a series of presentations at Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Read full article


Cameron: Understanding the Health of your Valves

Author: Jeffery Joseph, P.E. Digital Solutions Manager Introduction The oil and gas industry has embraced digitalization to increase operational efficiencies. In line with this, Schlumberger introduced Process Live* data-enriched ...

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