Ball Valves

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation

Sanitary Clamp Ball Valve meets FDA and USDA 3A requirements.

July 7, 2016

Available in ½–4 in. sizes, 30D Series 3-Way Diverter Valve is constructed of ASTM 316 stainless steel with sanitary tri-clamp end connections. Unit features full port design with highly polished I.D. and comes standard with live loaded stem seals and blowout proof stem. Direct ISO mounting for actuators eliminates need for brackets and couplers. Valve is suited for brewing, dairy, water bottling, flavor and fragrance, food and beverage, biotech, and pharmaceutical applications. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

ABS Approval for Hayward CPVC Product Lines

December 22, 2015

Hayward Flow Control is pleased to announce that it has attained American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) product approvals for the majority of its industry leading range of CPVC thermoplastic flow control product lines. The following product lines from Hayward have been approved for Marine Offshore Applications for Non-Essential Systems, including Fresh Water, Seawater, Potable Water, Grey Water,... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Direct Mount Ball Valves have low operating torque.

December 10, 2015

Available in 2- and 3-way configurations in both brass and stainless steel, 8E Series (electric) and 8P Series (pneumatic) include models from ¼–4 in. with T port, L port, full port, or standard port options and double acting or spring return actuators. Design incorporates O ring back TFE seats to reduce operating torque. Minimum air supply required for 8P is 80 psi. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Miniature Ball Valve features ¼-28 UNF straight threads.

August 26, 2015

Targeting applications requiring compact on/off valve, MBV-1414-3 is designed with ¼–28 UNF straight threads and orifice diameter of 0.125 in. and weighs 34 g. Construction is of 303 Stainless Steel, PTFE seat is used to seal ball on all configurations, and max supply pressure is rated at 250 psig. While standard o-ring seal is Buna-N, optional materials include EPDM, Viton®, and Silicone. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metal-Seated Ball Valves suit severe service applications.

June 23, 2015

Providing tight shutoff, Fisher® Z500 Ball Valves protect critical assets in demanding applications. Bi-directional sealing design offers solution to process back pressure and shutoff requirements in both flow directions, safeguarding control valves and other equipment in line. To help eliminate leak paths and withstand extreme temperature changes, valves have integral metal seat and self-energized metal body gasket. Live-loaded packing, side-mounted brackets, and fixed centerlines minimize wear. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products, Test & Measuring Instruments

SEMCOR's Fluid Handling Division

June 10, 2015

We a wide range of products to allow us to help you find a variety of solutions for  your fluid control problems. Many of these products are specially engineered for resisting corrosion from harsh chemicals. Resistoflex introduced lined pipe and fittings to provide the ultimate in rigid  piping for high temperature applications and corrosion resistance. With the acquisition of Dow Pipe, we... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Compact Motorized Ball Valves serve HVAC applications.

May 6, 2015

Intended for residential and commercial use, SM Series includes automated brass ball valves with electric actuators. Sizes range from ½–2 in., and Sure Mount system accelerates actuator removal. Quarter turn ball valve features 1 Clip-pin actuator mounting system that optimizes stability, and addition of parabolic disc to full port ball valve converts valve from standard on/off ball valve to precise flow control valve. On/Off actuators are available in 12 Vdc, 24 Vac, or 24 Vdc. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Lead-Free Press Ball Valves come in 2½ to 4 in. sizes in 250 WOG.

March 13, 2015

Compliant with UPC and NSF-61 as well as AB 195 and NSF-372, 759PLF full port, lead (Pb)-free press ball valve series includes 250 WOG – 250 CWP 2½–4 in. sizes with stainless steel 304 balls and blow out proof stems. Along with Pb-free bodies and brass bonnets, construction includes seats, packing glands, and seals of PTFE. All 759PLF press ball valves come with EPDM double O-ring, and overall design facilitates and accelerates installation.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Brady Introduces Three New Lockout Products

January 7, 2015

Innovative new devices address common concerns among safety professionals MILWAUKEE, Wis. — Brady (NYSE:BRC), a global leader in industrial and safety printing systems and solutions, today announced three innovative new lockout tagout products: Perma-mount™ Ball Valve, SAFELEX™ Universal Cable Lockout with Integrated Hasp and SAFETY REDBOX™. These new lockout devices are designed to... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Metso's Flow Control Technology for the PETRONAS Gas Berhad Gas Processing Plant Modernization Project in Malaysia

August 13, 2014

Industry-leading flow control solutions improve plant safety and reduce fugitive emissions Metso has been selected to supply cutting-edge flow control technology to the PETRONAS Gas Berhad's gas processing plant modernization project in Kerteh, Terengganu, Malaysia. The new flow control solutions will replace the plant's existing equipment and enable the plant to reach a higher safety... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Asahi/America Announces Three ABS Product Approvals

August 1, 2014

Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in thermoplastic fluid flow technology, announces American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) product approvals for their Type-21 ball valves, Type-57 butterfly valves and Series 92 electric actuators. The three Asahi/America product lines received product type approval for marine and offshore applications – non-essential systems including fresh water, potable, sea... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products, Test & Measuring Instruments

Test Cell Project Completed

July 18, 2014

Aerospace Test Cell – another completed project Project Included 6" Schedule 80, 316 H grade H, Hi temperature stainless steel airlines 800 feet. 16" schedule 40 hi velocity stainless steel air lines. – 100 ft.  Heavy duty hi temperature 6" ball valves, pneumatically actuated.  Electronically controlled, hydraulically actuated flange ball valves for equipment control systems. ... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Stainless Steel Ball Valves utilize direct mounting actuators.

July 17, 2014

Configurable with electric or pneumatic actuator, Series WE34 consists of full port 3-way 150# flanged stainless steel valves with blowout proof stem, reinforced PTFE seats and seals, and 316SS ball. Electric actuators are available in weatherproof or explosion-proof, variety of supply voltages, and 2-position modulating control. Constructed of anodized and epoxy coated aluminum, pneumatic double acting actuator uses air supply to drive valve open and closed. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Ball Valve targets alternative fuel service applications.

July 10, 2014

Designed for fully open and close operation, VCH86 Series has wetted parts that are compatible with hydrogen, compressed natural gas, and petroleum. Valve features max pressure rating of 6,000 psi and temperature rating of -40 to 250°F. Each is factory tested with nitrogen at 1,000 psi and is cleaned and packaged with DK-LOK cleaning standard DC-01.
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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Stainless Steel Ball Valves utilize direct mounted actuators.

June 26, 2014

Featuring blowout proof stem, reinforced PTFE seats and seals, and 316 SS ball, Series WE31 Full Port 3-Way NPT Ball Valves can be configured with either electric or pneumatic actuator. Electric actuators are available in weatherproof or explosion-proof, variety of supply voltages, and 2-position modulating control. Pneumatic double acting actuator uses air supply to drive valve open and closed. For remote position indication, limits switches can be mounted directly to valves. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Fire Safe Ball Valves come in sizes ranging up to 6 in.

June 6, 2014

Available in ½–6 in. sizes, ED50 API 607 fire safe certified ball valve series is designed for applications from fuels to 150 psi steam. Full port valves have ANSI class 150# flanges; 316 stainless steel body, ball, and stem; RTFE seats; and graphoil seals. Products support manual operation with locking lever handles, automation with traditional actuators, mounting to spring return deadman handles, or use with FM approved thermal shut-off (fusible link) assemblies. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Stainless Steel Ball Valve has automated 3-piece tri-clamp design.

May 30, 2014

For optimal flow with minimal pressure drop, Series WE03 incorporates full port 3-piece tri-clamp stainless steel ball valve. Blowout-proof stem promotes safety, reinforced PTFE seats and seals lend to extended life, and 316SS (ASTM CF8M) ball maximizes performance. Configurations are available with electric or pneumatic actuators, which are direct mounted and create compact assembly for tight spaces. Limit switches can be mounted directly to valves and allow remote position indication. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

HVAC Brain Inc. Now Offering Siemens Actuators and Valve Assemblies

May 23, 2014

HVAC Brain, Inc. expands their online offering of HVAC/R products to include the complete line of Siemens actuators and valve assemblies: http://www.hvacbrain.com/Siemens-Valve-Actuator-Assembly-s/4554.htm. HVAC Brain, Inc., retailer of HVAC/R equipment and replacement parts, now carries the entire line of... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Stainless Steel Ball Valve features direct mounted actuator.

May 21, 2014

Featuring 3-way Tri-Clamp design, Series WE33 has blowout proof stem, reinforced PTFE seats and seals, and 316 SS ball. Available in weatherproof or explosion proof models, 2-position electric actuator utilizes supply voltage to drive valve open or closed, while modulating actuator accepts 4–20 mA input for valve positioning. Pneumatic double acting actuator uses air supply to drive valve, while spring return model uses air to open valve and internally loaded springs to close valve. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Metso Wins a Significant Repeat Order for Its Innovative Noise Attenuating Valve Technology in North America

May 19, 2014

Metso Corporation's press release on May 13, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. EET The results for the customer include a safer working environment and improved process efficiency, leading to significant savings. Metso has won a significant repeat order for Neles® ball valves with Neles® Q-Trim noise attenuating technology from a North American pipeline owner that brings crude oil from Canada to US... Read More