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Flow Research Study Finds Flowmeters Vital for Oil & Gas Industry Measurement as the Industry Rebounds

Flow Research Study Finds Flowmeters Vital for Oil & Gas Industry Measurement as the Industry Rebounds


A 2021 research study from Flow Research found that worldwide revenues for all flowmeters sold to the oil & gas industry in 2019 amounted to $1,640,000 million and forecasts a solid compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.6% over the next five years, for a total annual revenue exceeding $1,860,000 million in 2024.

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Reliable Pressure Safety Valve Testing

Reliable Pressure Safety Valve Testing


Because of their importance, checking or calibrating valves is critical, but creating a consistent test result is difficult, as two technicians may interpret the analog test gauge differently.

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VMA Announces New Leadership

VMA Announces New Leadership


The VMA membership elected the 2021-2022 Board of Directors, following the announcement of the slate of candidates at its Annual Meeting, which took place in October. 

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Flow Research Study Finds Flowmeters Vital for Oil & Gas Industry Measurement as the Industry Rebounds

A 2021 research study from Flow Research found that worldwide revenues for all flowmeters sold to the oil & gas industry in 2019 amounted to $1,640,000 million and forecasts a solid compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.6% over the next five years, for a total annual revenue exceeding $1,860,000 million in 2024.

Reliable Pressure Safety Valve Testing

Because of their importance, checking or calibrating valves is critical, but creating a consistent test result is difficult, as two technicians may interpret the analog test gauge differently.

VMA Announces New Leadership

The VMA membership elected the 2021-2022 Board of Directors, following the announcement of the slate of candidates at its Annual Meeting, which took place in October. 

VMA Announces Person of the Year and Service Awards Winners

During the VMA/VRC Annual Meeting in Scottsdale last week, the Valve Manufacturers honored its 2021 Person of the Year and Service Awards.

Choked Flow in Control Valves

Choked flow is a poorly understood phenomenon that can affect control valve sizing, along with trim and material specification. This article was originally published in InTech's July/August issue.

VMA Presents Virtual Market Outlook Workshop

The Valve Manufacturers Association of America (VMA) and the Hydraulic Institute (HI) announce the 2021 Virtual Market Outlook Workshop.

Case Study: Device Driver for Digital Valve Controllers for a Leading OEM

One leading industrial automation giant, specialized in Manufacturing, Production and Lifecycle Services for Valves, Actuators & Regulators, and other plant assets faced practical difficulty in configuration and maintenance of their various field devices. Utthunga developed a single Device DTM, which reduced the operational time and time to market while ensuring compliance with FDT 1.2 standard. 

Managing Component Obsolescence in Nuclear Service Valves

Valcor Engineering Corporation, a world-class designer and manufacturer of custom precision fluid controls for nuclear, space, aircraft, and scientific/industrial industries, has just released a new white paper on O-ring obsolescence, entitled “Managing Component Obsolescence in Nuclear Service Valves.”

Clippard Announces Issuance of U.S. Patent for the New Eclipse Proportional Isolation Valve

Clippard Instrument Laboratory, Inc., announces that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued Patent No. 10,738,904 to Clippard’s new Eclipse Proportional Valve.

Valve Manufacturers Association of America (VMA) announces 2020 Valve Industry Leadership Forum

The Annual Valve Industry Leadership Forum will be held February 27-28, 2020 at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in New Orleans. This is the industry’s premier executive networking event, featuring executive-level analysis on the trends, management strategies, manufacturing innovations, politics and economics affecting the valve industry.

Leybold announces Pumpfinder and LEYCALC online tools

With these web-based tools, users can select and build their vacuum solutions online. They are designed to be used for two different use cases: Users with vacuum know-how can use LEYCALC to calculate the behavior and performance of vacuum systems in detail. The Pump Finder guides beginners to suitable products by a questionnaire.

Rotork actuators help German town enhance water delivery

Stadtwerke Lohr am Main has been supplied with 39 GT pneumatic piston actuators and 13 CK modular electric actuators to be used at two municipal water works which supply the town of Lohr am Main, in Bavaria, and surrounding areas.

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Warren Controls Announces ILEA 2900E Series Electrically Actuated Valves

Warren Controls Announces ILEA 2900E Series Electrically Actuated Valves

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Valtorc International Launches Stainless Steel and Carbon Steel Fabricated Ball Valve and Butterfly Valves Fusible Link Assemblies

Valtorc International Launches Stainless Steel and Carbon Steel Fabricated Ball Valve and Butterfly Valves Fusible Link Assemblies

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