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The Grand Coulee Dam Washington State, USA, is the largest a producer of hydroelectric power in the United States. It is a gravity dam, with three hydroelectric power generating plants and a pump generating plant (which works to ...

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Rotork IQ and IQT actuators have been ordered to be fitted on several water treatment plants in New Zealand. The Matamata (home of Hobbiton in the Lord of the Rings movies) Piako District Council, of New Zealand’s North Island, have ...

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Rotork CVL linear process control actuators have been provided to French equipment manufacturer AREVA H2Gen where they will play a critical role within a hydrogen generator. AREVA H2Gen have a unique method of producing carbon-free ...

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Key Changes to Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Resulting from Brexit What is it? The UK Government Intellectual Property Office (IPO) has recently held a webinar in order to highlight changes to IPR resulting from Brexit. The webinar ...

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As we draw ever closer to the final act of the horror/drama that is ‘Deal or No Deal,’ with its phases of humdrum interwoven with fervent Latinesque passion, it is still as difficult as ever to determine whether or not the UK ...

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Business liability isn’t ‘working from home’ with its slippers on, it remains an ever-increasing concern.  Consequently ensuring employee competences therefore remains more vital than ever. The importance of quality ...

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What is it?  The BVAA has received an important clarification from the UK Government regarding the requirements for Assessment Bodies to the PED and the new UKCA Mark scheme during the Brexit transition period onwards. The content of ...

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What is it? There are currently two new ISO standards in development that are relevant to both valve and actuator members who supply quarter turn actuated valves. These standards affect valve and actuator manufacturers and automation ...

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What is it?  The attached document has now been issued to CEN members for voting and comments on its content. The draft standard specifies the face-to-face (FTF) and centre-to-face (CTF) dimensions for PN and Class designated metal ...

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What is it? The Construction Products Regulation (CPR) lays down EU-wide rules for marketing construction products. Industrial valves used in the heating and ventilation or drinking water systems of buildings are examples of products that ...

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The need for Positive, Verifiable, Maintainable & Repeatable Isolation in critical applications has led to the wide-spread use of Double Isolation & Bleed valves in the process industry. Traditionally these have been ball or plug ...

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Sharing knowledge and helping to educate engineers in the hydraulics and fluid power industry is important to Webtec. The release of a new series of ‘how to’ training videos aims to cover some of the fundamentals in hydraulics ...

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The hydrocarbon market is experiencing an electrification and Mokveld is part of that with electric actuated valves. At present still, a vast amount of (control) valves in remote locations is actuated by natural gas and in view of ...

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Ceetak Ltd are a UK leading provider of engineered sealing solutions. In applications that require precise and rapid pressure responses, our diaphragms offer an engineered sealing solution for high performance valves and actuators. In ...

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It is with deep regret that we must announce our withdrawal from this year’s ValveWorld exhibition in Dusseldorf. Whilst this decision has not been taken likely by Maher – especially since our company has been a permanent ...

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The team at Maher are pleased to announce successful completion of our Lloyds Register Audit against the ISO9001 & AS9100 Rev D standards. These standards confirm our adherence to the stringent requirements of the Aerospace, Defence ...

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Webtec a specialist manufacturer of hydraulic measurement and control products, has unveiled a new high-accuracy hydraulic flow divider-combiner valve called the FDC140.  Ideal for driving two cylinders or motors in close unison ...

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The Hydraulic and Industrial Process Filtration Division of Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, today announced the launch of the Parker icount LaserCM30 Particle Contamination Monitor. This particle ...

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The application of Single-Use disposable products within pharmaceutical process engineering has grown at a phenomenal rate over the past few years. The ability to have pre-prepared sterile production equipment that can be installed, run ...

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Longstanding BVAA member SGS United Kingdom is proud to announce the establishment of customs brokerage services in the United Kingdom. With the UK’s current relationship with the EU set to change dramatically in January 2021, ...

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ARI Armaturen UK Ltd. is a subsidiary of a large German engineering company, reputed to have the largest valve stock in Europe. We specialise in pipeline equipment for the steam and condensate loop, hot water, thermal oil and products, ...

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ARI-Armaturen is delighted to present a double-offset, metallic sealing high performance valve – ZEDOX®. A durable, energy-efficient valve that represents the economic alternative along with reliable tightness for high ...

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Emerson has introduced the Fisher™ V280 full-bore trunnion-mounted ball control valve for severe and specialty pressure, flow and process control applications. The valve provides excellent dynamic process control by utilising a ...

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Since being awarded a sole actuator supply framework in October 2019, AUMA Actuators Limited (AUMA UK), the UK and Ireland arm of the world leader in electric valve actuation technology, has worked with Anglian Water to develop a new and ...

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Following the recent launch of its latest material, Vermilion Seven, James Walker has published a comprehensive guide to its complete elastomer offering for the oil and gas industry covering all the major challenges of rapid gas ...

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Sealing technology and materials development specialist James Walker has released a new elastomer material aimed at customers seeking a hydrogenated nitrile compound for applications in the oil and gas industry. Vermilion Seven has been ...

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Supplying sufficient water pressure to all floors within high-rise buildings has always been a challenge in which engineers have had to overcome through careful design. The design should aim to maintain an even distribution of water to all ...

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Abacus Valves International are pleased to announce the opening of their new warehouse and distribution centre following investment in a 6000 ft2 site located next to the existing Abacus UK manufacturing factory. The facility holds a ...

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Effective service support is rightly considered as an essential part of production and manufacturing. With regular  servicing and maintenance, production sites can run smoothly and efficiently. Quality service offerings and asset ...

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OK, dreadful pun.  But getting SILs wrong could have a dreadful impact on your business.  However in a fiercely competitive market, nailing this incredibly difficult topic and making a virtue out of a necessity could really pay ...

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