Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

BIE Kimco Voice Coil Actuator On-Board NASA's Spacecraft

October 18, 2016

VISTA, Calif., − Sept. 2016 – BEI Kimco, a brand of Sensata Technologies, is a part of NASA’s first asteroid sampling mission that could revolutionize understanding of the early solar system. BEI Kimco designed a customized Moving Magnet Voice Coil Actuator (VCA) to meet the harsh requirements for a spectrometer moving mirror application on the Origins-Spectral Interpretation Resource... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Gate Valve Lockout Device allows visual confirmation.

October 18, 2016

Made of injection-molded polycarbonate to provide chemical resistance, Transparent Gate Valve Lockout Device protects workers from hazardous energy and prevents exposure to hazardous chemicals. Specially formulated transparent material allows for both visual confirmation of correct valve position and hazardous leak identification while in locked out state. Available in 5 different sizes, device accepts shackles up to 3/8 in. in diameter and can handle temperatures from -40 to 250°F. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Husky Announces Availability of Ultra Helix(TM) 350 Nozzles

October 14, 2016

BOLTON, Ontario  -  Husky Injection Molding Systems today announced the availability of the Ultra Helix™ 350 valve gate, expanding the existing product line of the award-winning valve gate technology released in 2015. This new series of nozzles provides customers even more options for creating a wider range of applications, producing better quality parts with the longest gate life of any... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Check Valve operates with VFD control submersible pumps.

October 11, 2016

Designed to minimize flow losses and hydraulic shocks in pumping system, 1 in. and 1 ¼ in. Model 80DI VFD features ductile iron body with standard epoxy coating to support deep set pumps. Stainless steel guided poppet system ensures that valve automatically adjusts noiselessly from high to very low flow rates. Radiuses of valve seat allow self-cleaning one point swiping action by radius-edged custom molded rubber seal disc. All internal parts are made from corrosion-resistant materials. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Coperion and Coperion K-Tron at PackExpo 2016

October 6, 2016

Latest developments in bulk material handling technology Sewell, NJ, USA - At this year's upcoming PackExpo, November 6-9, 2016 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL, North Hall - Booth N5847, Coperion and Coperion K-Tron will present their latest technological developments for bulk material handling solutions. Several pieces of equipment will be on the show floor representing their... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Brass Solenoid Valves comply with drinking water regulations.

October 6, 2016

Featuring lead-free brass construction, ASCO 210 Series and 262/263 Series Valves comply with Federal Safe Drinking Water Act requirements. Units feature NBR and EPDM elastomer options and are available in pipe sizes from 1/8–1 in. Coil electrical connection options include: conduit (NEMA 4X), DIN coil, and open-frame spade. Offered in 0 psi minimum pressure differential option as well as 5 psi minimum differential models, valves are suited for dishwashing equipment and general plumbing uses. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

BioChem Fludics Electric Rotary Valve feature optoelectronic position sensor.

September 28, 2016

Designed to work with aggressive and reactive fluids, Electric Rotary Valve allows the fluid entering the valve follow an inert flow path, with motion provided by an optional stepper motor, and an optoelectronic position sensor providing the rotor’s position to the control circuit. Chemically resistant, ERV features standard ¼”-28 UNF fluid port connections with stainless steel threaded inserts, and NEMA 17 stepper motors that allow easy integration into sophisticated systems. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Solid State Valve Actuators feature LED status monitoring.

September 15, 2016

Featuring limit switches and middle position, Type EA25-250 All-Digital Electric Actuators can automate wide range of ball and butterfly valves in applications such as chemical processing, water treatment, and refrigeration. Devices operate valves with rotating angle from 90–180°, delivering nominal torques from 10–100 Nm and peak torques from 25–250 Nm. Clear display with LED indicators shows valve position and actuator status at-a-glance, in low light conditions or from distance. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Barbed Check Valves feature 0.087 psi cracking pressure.

September 15, 2016

Offered in 3 configurations, Barbed Check Valves provide controlled directional flow for infusion, drainage, and irrigation applications. Barb to barb straight and reducing configurations (#80500–#80503) accommodate 1/8 in. and 3/32 in. ID tubes and are made of MABS and silicone. Female luer lock to barb and barb to male luer lock configurations (#80504–#80507) are made of SAN, MABS, and silicone. Products #80504/80505 feature female luer lock inlet while #80506/80507 have male luer lock outlet. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

High-Pressure Chemical Injection Valves are rated to 3,500 psi.

September 9, 2016

Used as transitional point for chemical prior to its injection into process piping, model IVQ injection valves feature dual-threaded NPT connections in ½ in. (DN 15), ¾ in. (DN 20), and 1 in. (DN 25) sizes; standard quill lengths are 3 in. for ½ and ¾ in. dia models and 4 in. on 1 in. dia models. Respective max operating pressure ratings for metallic and non-metallic models are 3,500 and 150 psi, and valve opening pressure is 10 psi. Body is available in metallic and plastic materials. Read More

Automatic ID, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

See Latest Vulcan Series and RFID Technology at IMTS 2016

September 1, 2016

Cudahy, Wisconsin – Milwaukee Cylinder, a leader and innovator in the hydraulic and pneumatic actuation field, announces its participation at this year's International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS 2016) from September 12th-17th, located at McCormick Place in Chicago Illinois.  Milwaukee Cylinder will be highlighting its new Vulcan Series high temperature cylinders and its market... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Assured Automation NV Series Actuator Recognized in Best of the Best 2016 Best Practices Award

September 1, 2016

NV Series Replaces obsolete belt-driven valve actuators with gear-style design actuator at less than 10% of the cost of OEM's replacement option CLARK, N.J., Aug. 29, 2016 - Much of our electricity is generated by gas turbines, internal combustion (IC) engines that produce power by burning air-fuel mixtures that throw off hot gases which in turn spin the turbines. The Combined Cycle... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Waste Handling Equipment

Solenoid Valves suit oil, pharmaceutical, and water applications.

September 1, 2016

Available for ½–3 in. pipes, Types A and L (bronze) as well as Type K (stainless steel) valves feature globe pattern valve bodies with threaded or flanged ends and packless construction with continuous duty coils for all voltages. Differential pressure is not required to open, and design facilitates inspection, cleaning, and replacement while valve body remains in the pipeline. All valves are NC (energize to open) and available with Buna N, Viton, or glass-filled PTFE orifice seal materials. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Round Port Eccentric Plug Valves provide MJ connections.

August 17, 2016

Designed in compliance with ANSI/AWWA C517-09, Model 54-4MJ Flo-E-Centric® round-port eccentric plug valves feature Mechanical Joint (MJ) connections that meet ANSI/AWWA C111/A21.11 requirements. Products are available from 6–24 in. with standard gear box with 2 in. operating nut for buried service; body, bonnet, and plug (NBR encapsulated) are constructed of ASTM A536 grade 65-45-12 ductile iron. Respectively, 6–12 in. and 14–24 in. ranges have spherical and rectangular full-ported seat/plug.
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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Outlet Adapter operates in aircraft rinse valve assemblies.

August 15, 2016

Available as FAA PMA replacement part, Outlet Adapter P/N 38000-245 is used in Rinse Valve Assemblies on vacuum toilets, galley waste disposal units, and smart toilets. Adapter has installation eligibility on Airbus Series, Airbus A380 Series, Boeing 787 Series, and Boeing 777-200 Aircraft. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

High Quality Angle Seat Globe Valves for Use in Pure Steam Applications

July 28, 2016

Valve solutions must satisfy strict demands when used in complex pure steam systems, such as those in the foodstuff or pharmaceutical industries. The GEMÜ 505 and GEMÜ 555 pure steam valves are manufactured from high-quality materials, enable optimal processing of the individual materials and offer numerous advantages in terms of both function and servicing. In the foodstuff industry in... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

BorgWarner's Compact EGR Valves Help Improve Fuel Economy and Reduce Emissions for Hyundai-Kia's 1.6-liter GDI Kappa Engine

July 26, 2016

BorgWarner's New EGR Technology Specifically Designed for Today's Advanced Gasoline and Hybrid Powered Vehicles AUBURN HILLS, Mich., July 21, 2016 - BorgWarner supplies its advanced exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) valve for the new Hyundai Ioniq sedan and the Kia Niro crossover sport utility vehicle. These gasoline and hybrid vehicles are powered by the 1.6-liter gasoline... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Barbed Check Valves provide directional flow control.

July 25, 2016

Available in 3 configurations and 8 models, ETO and gamma sterilization compatible barbed check valves provide controlled directional flow and eliminate need for bonding in infusion, drainage, and irrigation applications. Barb to barb straight and reducing configurations (No. 80500–80503) accommodate 1/8 and 3/32 in. ID tubes and are made of MABS and silicone, while female luer lock to barb and barb to male luer lock configurations (No. 80504–80507) are made of SAN, MABS, and silicone. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Experience Zero Leaks with a True Knife Gate Valve

July 20, 2016

For many years, plant operators have battled with leakage problems, searching for valves which will isolate the flow and prevent leaks to the a™osphere, but are often left feeling frustrated and out of pocket. External leaks from valves during valve cycling are common problems for plant operators around the world. These leaks can have disastrous consequences, contaminating the environment... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Spool Valves come in pipe sizes for optimized flow rates.

July 14, 2016

Brass and 316 Stainless Steel spool valves of 362 and 562 Series come in 3/8 and ½ in. pipe sizes suited for control valve automation in oil and gas markets. While 362 Series consists of 3-way valves for single-acting process valve applications, 562 Series includes 4-way spool valves for double-acting process valves. Both series, which have low-power versions suited for remote applications, offer corrosion resistance for harsh environments and include pneumatic and solenoid models. Read More