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Parker launches new generation of oil condition monitoring technology

Parker Hannifin the global leader in motion and control technologies, has announced an innovative oil condition monitoring technology that is set to help marine operators reduce downtime, reduce costs, and protect assets. Developed in ...

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Why Exhibit at Valve World 2022?

Valve technology at VALVE WORLD EXPO in Düsseldorf covers all industries where valves are used or applied: Take advantage of the unique opportunity to meet all of the important decisionmakers of an entire industry. And present your ...

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Pressure Tech welcomes member of parliament

At the start of May Pressure Tech welcomed local Member of Parliament, Robert Largan, to their premises to discuss opportunities and challenges which has come about due to a 50% increase in orders this year.With such rapid growth ...

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IVS Online Warm-up Wraps Up

Over a thousand experts and industry professionals have gathered from across the globe to attend fifteen online conferences. The two-day event of technical and scientific conferences allowed the players in the global supply chain of ...

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PMFC Ltd Providing Engineering Failure Investigation

Polymeric Material Failure Consultants (PMFC) Ltd is an ISO9001:2015 certified consultancy that provides support in the field of engineering failure investigation with core experience in the Oil & Gas sector where advanced polymeric ...

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Albion offers further opportunities for local community

Albion Valves (UK) Ltd, one of the UK’s leading valve suppliers, is delighted to announce that they have taken on an additional two apprentices, bringing their total number of apprentices in the business to three. Ethan Gregory and ...

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BVAA Hot Spot EN ISO 22153 2021 Electric Actuators for Industrial Valves - General Requirements Published

What is it? BS EN ISO 22153 2021 Electric actuators for industrial valves - General requirements (ISO 22153:2020) has been published and is available to purchase. This standard has been prepared by ISO TC/153 and adopted by CEN/TC69 as a ...

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BVAA Hot Spot NWIP Ballot ISO 15848-3 Classification System and Qualification Procedures for Type Testing of Stem Seals for Valves

What is it? The new work item proposal is to create a new ISO standard ISO 15848-3 Measurement, test and qualification procedures for fugitive emissions — Part 3: Classification system and qualification procedures for type testing ...

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BVAA Hot Spot EN1515-4:2021 Selection of Bolting for PED Equipment Published

What is it? EN 1515-4 2021 has been published and is available to purchase. This standard has been developed by CEN / TC74, shadowed by BSI committee PSE 015, and covers the selection of flange bolting for pressure equipment subject to ...

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BVAA Hot Spot IOGP JIP33 S-611 Gate Valve Specification Launched for Review

What is it? The IOGP JIP33 specification S-611 for gate valves was first issued in May 2019. It is now undergoing a review process and is available for public comment with a closing date of 16-5-2020. The purpose of this user feedback ...

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BVAA Hot Spot ISO DIS 28921-1 Isolating Valves for Low-temperature Applications- Design Manufacture and Production Testing

What is it? There has been a draft revision of ISO 28921-1:2017 Isolating valves for low-temperature applications — Part 1: Design, manufacturing and production testing has now been issued for DIS enquiry by ISO TC153 and is ...

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BVAA Hot Spot Introduction of 2019/1020 Market Surveillance Directive

What is it? The European Union is introducing a new directive on Market Surveillance and Compliance of Products (2019/1020) from 16-7-21. This regulation replaces the market surveillance provisions in the Regulation and Accreditation ...

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Severn raises the bar on business process efficiency

Continual improvement initiatives implemented at Severn over the past 18 months are having a significant positive impact on efficiency and effectiveness. The business has reduced lead times and achieved higher levels of customer ...

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Pressure Tech: Website Updates

General Arrangement Drawings and STEP files are now available to view or download on the Pressure Tech website! You'll need to login to access them. If you don't have an online account, you can request one by visiting 

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Pressure Tech: Going Through the Workshop

These steam heater sheaths were machined in 316 Stainless Steel on our 9-axis Miyano CNC machine earlier this month.   The sheaths are installed in the bodies of our Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Read full article


Pressure Tech: Case Study - DIT

Pressure Tech MD, Steven Yorke-Robinson, recently featured in the Department for International Trade's case study, talking about exporting into Norway: Glossop based Pressure Tech discuss securing major projects in Norway and the ...

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SFC (Europe) Ltd achieve NORSOK M630 2020 D60/D60L accreditation

SFC (Europe) Ltd is a customer focused manufacturer and stockholder of bolting, for use in a variety of sectors covering Oil & Gas, Subsea, Petrochemical, Defence, Nuclear and Renewables.  Our Midlands based facility combines our ...

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Zoedale and OMAL’s KRATOS at CHEMUK EXPO

Going to CHEMUK EXPO on the 15 and 16 September at Birmingham’s NEC, the UK chemical industries supply chain expo?  We’ll be exhibiting with our Valve and Actuation ...

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Emerson: Consider a graphite infused carbon seat for isolation in steam and high temperature applications

By Jeff Roseneder, Emerson Automation Solutions High temperature applications pose challenges to isolation technologies requiring positive sealing, especially in critical processes where loss of product and unplanned shutdowns are ...

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SAFi: The right choice of valves in the Wet section of Battery Production for Electric Vehicles

The Global automotive battery market is expected to reach USD 95.57 billion by 2025 as the scope and its applications are rising enormously worldwide. The rising number of electric cars on the road, high investment in research and ...

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Oxford Flow Regulator enables the latest jet engine innovation

Oxford Flow, an innovative pressure and flow control equipment manufacturer, has enabled universities in the US and Korea to develop cutting edge jet-engine technology. Pusan National University (Korea) and Virginia Tech (US), two of the ...

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SGS: Our Valve Services are expanding

SGS United Kingdom Limited’s long-standing pedigree and reputation in Valve repair and testing services has seen presence in Immingham on the Humber Bank for over 25 years. As part of our ongoing investment and commitment to this ...

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DP Flow: The latest version of the engineering software tool CONVAL® has been released

The latest version of the engineering software tool CONVAL® has just been released, which, after more than 30 years on the market, is now available as Release 11 for Windows. CONVAL® has always supported the man...

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James Walker Supagraf® HT

A commitment to product development and supporting customers in critical applications leads the sealing solutions experts at James Walker to a new offering for valve stem sealing in ultra-high temperature applications. As temperature ...

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Festo: Time savings, fresh from the oven

A lot of hot air? Not here! Vacuum cooling delivers on its promise and saves Durrer Spezialmaschinen AG a lot of time when it comes to cooling baked goods – and, thanks to Festo, all over the world. The feeling of flow, of ...

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Webtec: New Video Explores Hydraulic Troubleshooting

Webtec, a Global specialist manufacturer of hydraulic measurement and control products, has released a new training video which focusses on troubleshooting when the unexpected happens. Presented by industry expert Steve Skinner, this is ...

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BVAA Summer Valve Training is Here!

Training is critical to every business, and it really can’t wait. That’s why BVAA will be running a range of its most popular courses online again, starting on 9th June with our PED Refresher course (be quick, nearly sold ...

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BVAA UKCA & IOGP Online Events

UKCA & IOGP Online Events We’ve really struck a rich vein of interest with members with nearly 100 sign-ups for two free events we are running on technical and legislative matters. IOGP The first session on 3rd June is an IOGP ...

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Comment by BVAA CEO Rob Bartlett

We’ve been back working in BVAA HQ some time now, but pretty soon, God willing, we’ll all be returning to our offices and the new normal. For some, having spent so much time alone, this is going to be pretty overwhelming. We ...

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Emerson: Innovative automation solutions help meet environmental sustainability goals

A range of pressures are forcing industrial organisations to make a strategic shift in environmental sustainability. Manufacturers must reduce greenhouse gas emissions and comply with tighter environmental legislation or risk exposure to ...

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