Valve User Issue 1 Articles

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New Name, New Emphasis: Welcome by BVAA Director, Rob Bartlett

It is with great pleasure that I welcome all readers to ‘VALVE user’, the new name for BVAA’s flagship publication, BVAA News During its twelve years, BVAA’s quarterly newslette...

Yet Another New Member! Tomoe Valve Ltd, Newport, Wales

Tomoe’s UK operation was officially formed in 1992. Last year the company merged its two European operating divisions, Tomoe Valve and Tomoe Tritec, and the company is now one of t...

VALVE USERS - BEWARE BOGUS AGENTS!

One of BVAA’s manufacturer-members has recently had a very disturbing experience in the Far East, which should be of concern to all users of valves and actuators who buy from ‘auth...

An Introduction to Networks Control systems for valve actuators

By Rotork Controls Ltd Zhenhai oil tank farm at the port of Ningbo, eastern China. More than 200 Rotork IQ actuators, most with Pakscan 2-wire digital control are installed on t...

BVAA Return to KBR

BVAA held a very successful ‘Desktop Exhibition’ at KBR’s Energy & Chemicals headquarters in Leatherhead on 23rd January 2007. Twenty BVAA member companies exhibited, and were rewa...

Providing a Growing Industry...with a Comprehensive Solution

Large scale users of fine industrial gases face logistic problems. How do they safely and cost effectively store large, bulky volumes of gas? The answer is; with difficulty. Howeve...

DEREK OGDEN

ADANAC Directors Mike and Sue Ball recently announced the death of Sue’s father, Derek Ogden, at the age of 80 years. Derek was heavily involved with ‘BVMA’ during his time in t...

China builds its first LNG plant…

…and Weir Valves and Controls are chosen to supply Butterfly, Control and Cryogenic Valves China, the hungriest and thirstiest energy market in the world, required the import of...

The fuel of the future - Coal?

Coal, that ‘black dirty fuel of the past’, is potentially set to become a fuel of the future. Surprisingly though, not as we all recognise it. A major international oil company has...

ASCO Numatics Introduces Series 342 Stainless Steel Filter Regulator to Complement Solenoid Valve Range

Available in ¼" and ½" sizes, the fully stainless steel design meets the requirements of NACE MR 01.75 and is certified to ATEX II 2 G/D EEx c IIC X ASCO NUMATICS has introduced...

Weir Valves & Controls Blakeborough -X-Stream Varistage Trim at Keadby Power Station, UK

The X-Stream trim has been successfully applied to severe service applications to eliminate cavitation and flow erosion. Recent feedwater applications have been quite challenging d...

ASCO Numatics Introduces Series 342 Stainless Steel Filter Regulator to Complement Solenoid Valve Range

Available in ¼" and ½" sizes, the fully stainless steel design meets the requirements of NACE MR 01.75 and is certified to ATEX II 2 G/D EEx c IIC X ASCO NUMATICS has introduced...

Alcon ‘engineer in’ rapid response times and flexible operation to their new EExd Solenoid valve

The new high-flow / high-speed EExd NAMUR series solenoid valves from Alcon are designed for use in hazardous area / extreme environment applications. Offering universal 5/2 or 3/2...

Rail industry supplier Midland-ACS expands

UK manufacturer Midland-ACS is investing £2m in production and R&D resources to develop fluid control components business. Midland-ACS has an enviable reputation for supplying c...

Comid Announces Link Up with BLAC Inc.

Comid Engineering, the Greater Manchester based valve repair company, has recently announced its new agency arrangement with BLAC Inc. for their range of speciality electro-hydraul...

Gas Turbine Diverter Damper Skid

Emerson Acquires Damcos Holding A/S Acquisition further expands portfolio of valve automation and marine tank management solutions for global shipbuilding industry Emerson ha...

ASCO Solenoid Valve with Ex Rated Connector Enables Installation and Maintenance without a ‘Hot Work Permit’

New connection system allows the installation, servicing and repair of solenoid valves to be carried out easily, safely and economically in potentially explosive environments. A...

Koso Kent Introl - What’s in a Name?

Takashi "Ike" Ikegaya, founder, Chairman and President of the Koso Group of Companies and Ed Singleton, founder of Introl A History of the Company by Edward Singleton, founde...

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Valve User Magazine Issue 1
Summer 2020 // Issue 53
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