FEATURED ARTICLESin Valves & Pumps
Save energy in fluid systems
By Satish Mathur, Bechtel India
This article explains how the pump and control valve should be selected to save pumping energy and reduce...
Safety-critical valves in the nuclear sector
By Josh Leuenberger, IMI Critical Engineering
The ever more stringent demands on safety-critical valves in the nuclear sector and how...
Part II: An Insider’s Guide to Control Valves & Process Variability
By John Monsen
For good control, a valve is required that has its flow characteristic selected to match the process, is properly...
Head Off Hassles During Startup
By Amin Almasi
Commissioning and startup involve very special types of work that require very specific skills. This expertise...
NEWSin Valves & Pumps
- Rotork Electro-hydraulic actuators provide safety at India’s tank farms
- Diakont Electromechanical Actuators Successfully Perform Main Steam Valve Control At Nuclear Power Plants For Over Five Years
- Flowserve to supply pumps to Peruvian Refinery
- ISA wants to keep unemployed members
- Rotork acquires Masso
- Flowserve to Supply Valves to Giant Pulp Mill in Brazil
- Updates to Industry Standards Offer New Options for Fugitive Emissions Testing
- ISA conference to be held in Abu Dhabi
- Rotork promotes two executives
- Oil & Gas Pump Market to reach $14 billion by 2020
- IMI CCI valves and actuators qualify for nukes
- Flowserve Water Pumps Meet New Energy Standards in Europe
PRODUCT NEWSin Valves & Pumps
Flowserve releases Gestra BK37-5 Steam Trap
BK37-5 does not consume live steam during operation and can save up to 0.9 kg (2 lb) per hour of steam consumption when compared with TD and...
Aura Controls releases vacuum regulators
EXS and EXZ regulators provide accurate control of systems operating under vacuum.
AUMA adds FQM fail safe valve actuator
Actuators with FQM fail safe unit open and close a valve in the event of emergencies without power supply.
MEDIAin Valves & Pumps
RESOURCESin Valves & Pumps
The Filter Select program's database of hydraulic fluid information now includes hydraulic fluids from Houghton International.
Brochure describes solutions to efficiently remove and recover condensate under all operating conditions.
Free software guides specifiers through selecting the right control valve for any project.
WHITE PAPERSin Valves & Pumps
By Manny Arceo, ASCO Numatics
Whitepaper examines and explains the differences among the world’s major temperature ratings for solenoid valves...
Is your current dispense valve system giving you accurate deposits with minimal maintenance— or are you applying inconsistent amounts...
Proportional valve technology is an interesting alternative for closed-loop control of inert gases in process automation. It achieves the...
CASE STUDIESin Valves & Pumps
Salcan Process Technology uses the Rotork actuated control valve to control the flow of gas while maintaining back pressure in the coal seam.
An unnamed shale gas company in Louisiana installed Rotork CMA actuators run by solar panels to replace existing actuation equipment and control a...
Process & Control Today
Eraring power station in NSW Australia has upgraded pneumatic actuators for seal air dampers at 28 coal mills with...
EVENTSin Valves & Pumps
The WWAC Symposium helps professionals in the water and wastewater industries understand how instrumentation, SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition), and automatic control applications are vital to the treatment and distribution of water; the collection and treatment of wastewater; and the management of stormwater.
Automation 2015 is a four day event in India, set to introduce new and upcoming technology this year.
The Emerson Global Users Exchange is more than an industry-leading technical conference…it is a community of manufacturing leaders committed to extracting the most from their automation investment…and sharing their learning with each other.