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Ugitech high level of productivity with WAAM technology

Ugitech high level of productivity with WAAM technology

Additive manufacturing is experiencing a significant upswing in the steel industry. Ugitech, a Swiss Steel Group company, has dedicated itself to this trendy topic and, with UGIWAM®, offers special steel...
05 July 2021

Limited prospect of global LNG market softening in 2022

Tight LNG market conditions are expected to persist in 2021 on the back of resurgent demand, with only a limited easing of availability in 2022, according to a global forecast by ICIS. Underlying LNG demand...
05 July 2021
New solenoid valve series

New solenoid valve series

Noise insulation and heat recovery in plant components and machines lead to increased ambient and media temperatures during operation. Bürkert plunger valves Type 7011 and Type 7012 come with various approvals...
05 July 2021
Rotary actuator for offshore industry achieves success

Rotary actuator for offshore industry achieves success

The SA-H3 rotary actuator is adapted specifically for customer requirements, regardless of the existing interfaces, flanges, or standards. This also applies for special fittings and starting at a quantity of 1....
05 July 2021
Use of remote inspection technology gains momentum

Use of remote inspection technology gains momentum

The adoption of Severn Oculi, the connected system for the remote inspection of valves, is going from strength to strength. As well as assessing valve conditions in the field, the digital system can be...
05 July 2021
Matco-Norca announces new Central Region Sales Manager

Matco-Norca announces new Central Region Sales Manager

Matco-Norca welcomes Nora Koesel as the new Central Region Sales Manager. “We are thrilled to have Nora join our team. Her background and ambitious personality lend itself well to the role. Nora brings...
05 July 2021
Oil Refinery Fire System Tank Receives Vital Refurbishm

Oil Refinery Fire System Tank Receives Vital Refurbishm

When vital refurbishment work was required on a 1 million+ gallon sea water storage tank that feeds a fire system, engineers realized the valve which should isolate the tank from the remainder of the fire...
30 June 2021
Festo launches online KVZA butterfly-valve configurator

Festo launches online KVZA butterfly-valve configurator

The new Festo KVZA Butterfly-Valve Configurator lowers overhead by speeding up and simplifying procurement of manual and automated butterfly valves. In only minutes with the configurator, engineers will...
28 June 2021
Fail-Safe electric actuators in safety applications

Fail-Safe electric actuators in safety applications

Valves used in safety shutdown applications require actuators to perform reliably on demand. In a recorded webinar, Smart Electric Valve Actuators for Critical Fail-Safe Applications, Emerson’s Knut Riegel...
28 June 2021
Total is transforming and becoming TotalEnergies

Total is transforming and becoming TotalEnergies

At the Ordinary and Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting, shareholders approved almost unanimously, the resolution to change the company’s name from Total to TotalEnergies, thereby anchoring its strategic...
28 June 2021