For flow control of pulverized materials. Flow control gates provide an accurate means of flow control and positive shut-off of pulverized material from storage silos and feed bins. Four different sizes provide a range of control from complete shut-off up to 20,000 ft3/hour. Units are available for electric or air operation. Read more...More Product Announcements from FLSmidth
ACS Valves -For handling of material such as pellets, beads, and granules that require protection from shearing; side-inlet with adjustable material flow control ensures accurate rotor pocket filling without material shearing. Read more...More Product Announcements from ACS Valves
A newly installed steam injection water heater with a ½” vacuum breaker was experiencing sporadic periods where the vacuum breaker chattered rapidly and “spit out” condensate. Once the water heater reached its set point, the chattering stopped... Read more...More Product Announcements from KADANT
The new ATEX approved APS-200 air pilot switch valve offers an adjustable pressure range of 3,000-psi to 20,000-psi. It is suitable for both liquid and gas media and is available in normally open and normally closed position. Commonly used for remotely control the start/stop of pneumatic driven pumps, boosters and systems. Check valves can be fully replaced or repaired from outside the b... Read more...More Product Announcements from SC Hydraulic Engineering Corporation
No clear or universal industry definition or mechanism exists to describe and accurately define severe service valves (SSVs) from general purpose valves, yet such a definition would allow clients to benefit from improved process performance, increased profitability, safety and environmental protection. This high-level paper looks to offer an objective definition. Read more...More Product Announcements from CGIS
Series CARD Combination Air Release and Degassing Valve in a single unit. Also provides Vacuum Relief Valve function, which prevents pipeline vacuum in case of leaks or siphon. Connections from 1″ – 4″ in a variety of materials; sizing is based on air volume requirements. Read more...More Product Announcements from Plast-O-Matic Valves, Inc.
The Clippard NPV Series Pinch Valve is a solenoid-operated device that is designed to open and close tubes for controlling flow of liquids and gases. Pinch valves have no areas or dead volume where fluid can become trapped. Only the inside of the tubing contacts the fluid. Read more...More Product Announcements from Clippard Instrument Laboratory, Inc.
Selecting valves for cryogenic applications in liquefaction plants can be quite tricky. Application expertise, along with a high quality valve, is needed in order for the valve to operate effectively and efficiently in these demanding facilities. This article presents the latest in valve innovations for liquefaction plants. Read more...More Product Announcements from CGIS
The FLSmidth Rotary Cut-Off Valve provides positive cut-off for unrestricted flow of pulverized materials from storage containers, and is designed for high operating efficiency and long life. Constructed of rugged cast iron, the valve is precisely machined to maintain alignment and assure smooth rotor operation. Standard design operates with material temperatures up to 200°F (93°C). Read more...More Product Announcements from FLSmidth