FEATURED ARTICLESin Valves & Pumps
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...
Tackling Valve Misalignment Problems
Pipeline & Gas Journal
By Eric Lauber, Matrix Technologies,
Valve misalignments are a real issue in the petrochemical industry where...
NEWSin Valves & Pumps
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- Oil & Gas Pump Market to reach $14 billion by 2020
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- Flowserve Water Pumps Meet New Energy Standards in Europe
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PRODUCT NEWSin Valves & Pumps
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.
Scientific Systems releases PR Class piston pumps
PR Class are dual-headed, positive displacement piston pumps that provide high, accurate flows and excellent pressure capability for a variety of...
Solenoid Solutions introduces subminiature solenoid valves
10mm and 15mm subminiature solenoid valves are for pneumatic automation and instrumentation.
MEDIAin Valves & Pumps
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Free software guides specifiers through selecting the right control valve for any project.
The Sixth Edition is available in print, digital and app formats
ASCO Flow Calculator enables customers to quickly calculate flow for a valve or determine the Cv needed to properly size a valve.
WHITE PAPERSin Valves & Pumps
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...
By Don Lundberg, FCI
Nothing damages a pump faster than the build-up of heat from dry running conditions. When there’s no liquid to provide...
CASE STUDIESin Valves & Pumps
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...
Rotork IQ3 non-intrusive intelligent electric actuators have been chosen to replace unreliable actuators for the operation of radial gates on an...
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.