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ORBINOX ‘XC’ for bulk handling solution

ORBINOX ‘XC’ for bulk handling solution

Orbinox’s PNEUTON™ engineering team has custom engineered a solution for a tough bulk handling application on a steel mill. The ORBINOX ‘XC’ series hopper outlet knife gate valve is fitted with a double...
19 December 2018
Wood wins a pipeline contract

Wood wins a pipeline contract

Wood has been awarded a USD 43M contract by a large-cap midstream company to construct 80 miles of steel pipeline in west Texas.The project will serve to transport natural gas liquids (NGL) across Texas....
19 December 2018
Powerful solenoid for cartridge poppet valve

Powerful solenoid for cartridge poppet valve

Wandfluh has revised the cartridge poppet valves and equipped them with a solenoid system. The solenoid coil is now steel-cased and optimised for operating in harsh environments. The valve can switch volumes...
19 December 2018
Flowrox acquires NovaTek

Flowrox acquires NovaTek

Flowrox Oy, a manufacturer of industrial valves and pumps, has acquired NovaTek AB, a Swedish filtration technology company. This acquisition complements Flowrox's product offering, including filter maintenance...
19 December 2018
Leslie awarded contract for Virginia-Class Submarine

Leslie awarded contract for Virginia-Class Submarine

Leslie Controls, a CIRCOR International brand, and a worldwide manufacturer of valves for the power generation, industrial, marine and oil and gas markets for over a century, announces that it has been...
18 December 2018
Eni’s new oil discovery in offshore Angola

Eni’s new oil discovery in offshore Angola

Eni struck a new oil discovery in the Afoxé exploration prospect located in Block 15/06, offshore Angola. The discovery is estimated to contain between 170 and 200 million barrels of light oil in place.The...
17 December 2018
APCO 60” swing check valves in pump station

APCO 60” swing check valves in pump station

Four 60” APCO CVS-6000-AC swing check valves are installed at a major metropolitan airport pump station. This pump station directs stormwater away from the airport to protect it against flooding damage...
17 December 2018
Intaball valves are EN 331:2015 certified

Intaball valves are EN 331:2015 certified

The Altecnic Intaball range of gas lever ball valves is one of the first UK products to be certified to EN 331:2015 (Class C), a first for the UK’s plumbing and heating industry.An assessment conducted...
17 December 2018

Emerson acquires Advanced Engineering Valves

Emerson announced that it has acquired Advanced Engineering Valves (A.E. Valves), a manufacturer of innovative valve technology that helps LNG customers operate more efficiently. The transaction will enable...
14 December 2018
Bettis actuator fitted with controls

Bettis actuator fitted with controls

Orbinox’s PNEUTON™ engineering team has just completed the initial 3D models for Bettis actuator on their next contract. The 5.13″ class 1500 metal seated ball valve has been automated with a BETTIS™ ‘G’...
14 December 2018