Hydraulic Actuators

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Hydraulic actuators for South Atlantic floating production vessel

Photographed during installation at the Maua Jurong Shipyard in Rio de Janiero, this Rotork GH range heavy duty hydraulic failsafe actuator will operate a Tomoe Tritec 24inch double flanged Class 1500 Triple Offset Butterfly valve handling liquid hydrocarbons on the giant new Petrobras P54 floating production storage and offloading vessel (FPSO). ...

Hydraulic actuators for South Atlantic floating production vessel

Photographed during installation at the Maua Jurong Shipyard in Rio de Janiero, this Rotork GH range heavy duty hydraulic failsafe actuator will operate a Tomoe Tritec 24inch double flanged Class 1500 Triple Offset Butterfly valve handling liquid hydrocarbons on the giant new Petrobras P54 floating production storage and offloading vessel (FPSO). ...

Major pipeline contract for Rotork heavy duty electro-hydraulic valve actuators

The recently commissioned four billion dollar BTC (Baku-Tibilisi Ceyhan) pipeline heralds a new era of crude oil supply by linking the oilfields of the Caspian Sea - the world’s third largest reserve - with the Mediterranean coast of Turkey. Rotork Fluid Systems has supplied a total of seventy-four heavy duty electro-hydraulic valve actuators for i...

Rotork’s ‘smart’ electro-hydraulic actuator: Rotork’s ‘smart’ electro-hydraulic actuator selected for Turkish pipeline valve upgrade

The 600 mile Kirkuk-Ceyhan pipeline in Turkey is Iraq’s largest crude oil export line, capable of carrying over 1.5 b/d from northern Iraq to the port of Ceyhan on the Mediterranean coast. The pipeline is owned and operated by Turkey’s state-owned crude oil and natural gas company, Botas Petroleum Pipeline Corporation. Along the route of the pip...

Rotork’s latest electro-hydraulic valve actuators

The Rotork Skilmatic self-contained electro-hydraulic valve actuator range combines the simplicity of electrical operation with the precision of hydraulic actuation and the reliability of mechanical failsafe motion for safety related applications including emergency shutdown (ESD) duty. Rotork’s policy of continuous product innovation has now en...

AUMA gearboxes support world’s largest hydraulic scheme

AUMA gearboxes have been selected to support the world’s largest hydraulic project. By mid 2012, one million people in the metropolitan region of Caracas in Venezuela will benefit from water flowing at a rate of 21,000 litres per second through 72km of pipes. Bespoke AUMA gearboxes support the giant scale of the scheme. The GS 630.3 gearbox sel...

HYD690 Series Hydraulic Pressure Regulator now available with ceramic seats as standard

Pressure Tech has upgraded the seating material on its HYD690 series for applications using hydraulic oil. The pressure regulator will now include ceramic seats which will provide a much longer service life. This was proven with by the company’s existing LF690 model for water glycol applications. The new superior seat material will not only out...

Emerson introduces electro-hydraulic operator for remote valve emergency shutdown applications

Bettis™ EHO actuator provides users with a complete, proven solution for critical situations where fail-safe response in remote areas must be instantaneous and dependable Emerson Process Management has added a robust electrohydraulic operator to its broad valve automation capabilities with the release of the Bettis™ EHO actuator. The EHO actuato...

Schoolhill Hydraulic Engineering Develops New Quick Exhaust Valve: Quick Exhaust Valve with High Flow Rate will be used in Oil and Gas high-integrity pressure protection systems.

Schoolhill Engineering, the Aberdeen based designer/manufacturer of hydraulic equipment, has developed an innovative new quick exhaust valve (QEV) for use within BP’s Shah Deniz field in the Caspian Sea. The valve has been designed by the Schoolhill team to handle 22 litres of fluid in 5 seconds, therefore meeting the requirements originally set by...

Webtec Answers Customers’ Calls With New CETOP3 Stainless Steel Hydraulic Valve Range For Marine And Offshore HPUs

Webtec, the Cambridge (UK) based hydraulic measurement and control specialists have launched a brand new range of hydraulic high-pressure, zero-leak, CETOP3 / DIN3 compatible directional control valves specifically designed for use on marine and offshore hydraulic control / power units. Typical applications include drill rigs, deck machinery, l...

Electro-hydraulic actuators deliver improved safety at India’s tank farms

Following an accidental fire at the IOCL Jaipur Terminal, an extensive review of safety measures recommended by the MB Lal Committee has resulted in the introduction of failsafe actuators for critical tank farm applications. These valves, known as ROSOV (Remote Operated Shut-off Valves), now provide tank overfill protection at the majority of s...

Schoolhill Hydraulic Engineering Strengthens Management

Hydraulic solutions provider Schoolhill Hydraulic Engineering has strengthened its management team with a series of key appointments to support the company’s growth in the UK and overseas. A number of new management positions have been created over the past few months, the most recent of which is the appointment of Stuart Bell to the position o...

New Hydraulic Gear Flow Meters Can Take the Pressure

Webtec, the hydraulic measurement and control company, based in Cambridgeshire, UK has announced the launch of a brand new range of high-pressure, precision gear flow meters rated up to 150 lpm (40 US gpm) for use on applications as diverse as hydraulic component leak testing, wind turbine lubrication monitoring and offshore diagnostic fault-findin...

Innovative Hydraulic Tester Shortlisted for Industry Award

A new generation in portable hydraulic testers that talks wirelessly to your mobile phone designed by Webtec, the Cambridge (UK) based hydraulic measurement and control manufacturer, has recently been shortlisted as a finalist in the inaugural Motion Control Industry (MCI) Awards. Launched in April 2015, Webtec explains that, “the DHM4 is aimed ...

Schoolhill Hydraulic Engineering Delivers Innovative Shuttle Valve Solution

Hydraulic solutions provider Schoolhill Hydraulic Engineering has developed and delivered a new shuttle valve to assist a North Sea operator with the issue of leaking control modules in a mature subsea field.The solution was developed following an approach to Schoolhill Hydraulic Engineering regarding interflow as a result of suspected malfunctioni...

Water Hydraulics Converts Simple Valves into Smart Control Valves

HYDRACT’ was a recent EU funded project with the aim of developing more energyefficient actuators for the sanitary valve industry. A significant side benefit of this work was the vastly increased capabilities of the retrofit valves with the new water hydraulic actuators. In fact, the production benefits of using smart valves overshadowed the origin...

Double export award nomination for Schoolhill Hydraulic Engineering

Schoolhill Hydraulic Engineering (Schoolhill), a family-owned firm with a 67-year history in Aberdeen, attended the Scottish Export Awards 2017 after being nominated in two categories: Micro Exporter of the Year and Most Entrepreneurial Exporter of the Year. The company was delighted to receive highly commended recognition in the Micro Exporter ...

Webtec Welcomes New Manager of Custom Hydraulic Products: Webtec recognises that, for many customers, standard hydraulic products will only go so far in meeting their needs for their hydraulic application.

As many companies seek to innovate and modify machinery for niche applications, Webtec comments that only a custom hydraulic solution will do. To meet this growing demand, Webtec has appointed Lance Palmer to the Webtec team as Business Development Manager for custom products. Following a successful career with IMI as Global Business Developmen...

Webtec’s J1939 sensors measure hydraulic flow, temperature & pressure: Product innovation to support Mobile and Industrial users requiring real-time hydraulic system monitoring 24-7

Webtec has introduced a series of new SAE J1939 CAN hydraulic sensors for OEM mobile and industrial applications where customers require real-time monitoring of hydraulic flow, pressure and temperature around the clock. Designed for closed loop control on high-pressure hydraulic systems, the sensors help users predict imminent hydraulic failure or ...

ATI Introduces Electro-Hydraulic Control System: Direct mount system for use with linear and quarter-turn hydraulic actuators

Automation Technology (ATI) has introduced an electro-hydraulic control system, adding to its broad range of valve actuators and controls. The product can be directly mounted to a linear or quarter-turn springreturn or double-acting actuator to perform critical shutdowns even when a power source is unavailable. The EHCS can be provided for either n...

Bonomi UK Showcases Hydraulic Components Portfolio: Bonomi UK release hydraulic components brochure, displaying a wide range of products available to their customers

Bonomi (UK) Ltd has published a hydraulic components brochure, showcasing the comprehensive selection of products available to customers from its network of specialist European manufacturers. Couplings, high pressure ball valves, flow control valves and check valves are included. Thanks to its impressive stock holding capacity - recently extend...

Electro-Hydraulic Quifer KEH Failsafe Series launches in the UK

The UK’s leading independent provider of valve automation products, Actuated Solutions, has announced the exclusive availability of the KEH series quarter turn actuators from Quifer The KEH electro-hydraulic features a compact modular design, incorporating a spring return actuator and closed loop hydraulic pump. The springs provide a true failsa...

Electro-Hydraulic Quifer KEH Failsafe Series launches in the UK

The UK’s leading independent provider of valve automation products, Actuated Solutions, has announced the exclusive availability of the KEH series quarter turn actuators from Quifer The KEH electro-hydraulic features a compact modular design, incorporating a spring return actuator and closed loop hydraulic pump. The springs provide a true failsa...

Webtec’s new CV120 hydraulic combination valve offers complete motor control for mobile machinery: Variable priority flow divider combined with directional control valve in a single body

Webtec, a specialist manufacturer of hydraulic measurement and control products, is unveiling its new CV120 series combination valve that provides a complete solution to hydraulic motor control for mobile machinery. Hydraulic system designers will discover that the compact CV120 reduces both space and pressure drop in machinery used for mining, qua...

Webtec Hydraulic Flow Monitoring range now compatible with Biodegradeable fluids

Webtec, the specialist manufacturer of hydraulic measurement and control products, is unveiling its FlowHUB ViscoCorrect, an innovative and intelligent hydraulic flow monitoring device with integral temperature measurement and large digital display, now for use on oils, water and water-based fluids. Martin Cuthbert, MD of Webtec commented, “We ...

KT Hydraulics, a bespoke hydraulic systems manufacturer: Offering excellence, expertise and experience few others can accomplish

From the largest Lube Oil System or Seal Support System to the smallest Hydraulic Actuator or Flow Meter, KT Hydraulics offers optimised design and build process. A distinctive offering is the Hydraulic Actuators available, offering both linear and rotary for topside, subsea, industrial and cryogenic applications. The company’s latest range...

Webtec launches new app which calculates hydraulic oil viscosity at different operating pressures

Webtec has launched a new on-line hydraulic oil viscosity calculator app which calculates the viscosity of hydraulic oil at different pressures. Hydraulic fluid suppliers provide oils with different viscosities. These oils are most-often badged in terms of their ISO number or grade, where common grades for hydraulic circuits include ISO 32,...

KT Hydraulics, Complex hydraulic systems for critical applications

Operating globally, KT Hydraulics provides world class bespoke solutions in the engineering of hydraulic systems, from initial design, manufacturing and testing through to installation and expert aftercare. These applications can be used in the oil, gas, marine, water, nuclear, process plant industries and most importantly the clients required ...

IMI Maxseal - high integrity direct acting Hydraulic Solenoid Valve

The requirements for hydraulically actuated well heads, ESD valves or HIPPS systems are such that valves can remain in a fixed position for months or even years at a time. This scenario introduces particular demands on the hydraulic system; requirements for solenoid valves with virtually zero leakage, coils that can remain 100% energised withou...

MEET THE MEMBERS - KT Hydraulics

Operating globally, KT Hydraulics provides world class bespoke solutions in the engineering of hydraulic systems, from initial design, manufacturing and testing through to installation and expert aftercare. These applications can be used in the oil, gas marine, water, nuclear, process plant industries. KT Hydraulics offers complete engineered p...

Summer 2020 // Issue 53
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