Valve Parts & Accessories

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, 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

Explosionproof Actuators integrates spring return fail-safe.

April 5, 2016

R-Series® comes with optional spring return fail-safe feature that ensures valve automation in hazardous locations is shut off with haste during power outages. In addition to CSA-/UL-certified explosionproof (Class 1, Div 1, Groups B/C/D) enclosure, actuator is built with brushless DC motor and available in several control options for delivery of precise flow in open-close or multi-turn applications. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Digital Actuator connects hydronics with building automation.

February 3, 2016

Suited for installation in fan coil units, chilled ceilings, air handling units, VAV boxes, induction units, and baseboards, 4-in-1 NovoCon® S Digital Actuator combines functionalities of digital actuator, bus communication device, flow indicator, and data logger. Motorized, modulating unit is engineered to fit onto Danfoss AB-QM™ pressure independent control valve to provide precise control and communication between hydronic system and building automation system. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

Butterfly Valve Handle Kits enable quick actuation.

January 27, 2016

As kit consisting of Plasgear™ hand wheel and attached grip, Speed Handle™ allows smoother and accelerated, single-handed revolutions of manual butterfly valve hand wheel. Hand wheel comes in red and blue PPG for Type-241 and Type-243 Plasgear gear-operator, and Speed Handle grip is Nylon 6 (black) with stainless steel 400 chromate-treated M10 bolt and stainless steel M10 hex nut. While available with new valves, product supports in-field installation on in-service 1 ½–16 in. butterfly valves. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Low-Flow Load-Sensing Valve integrates electrohydraulic actuator.

October 13, 2015

Helping system designers meet emissions and safety standards, PVG 16 low-flow load-sensing valve with CAN (PVE-CI)-enabled PVE Series 6 electrohydraulic actuator is available in on/off, proportional, and proportional with float actuator configurations. PVE Series 6 actuator incorporates MCU for closed loop spool position control and delivers total spool controllability and built-in fault monitoring. Ratings for PVG 16 include flow up to 17.2 gpm and work-port pressure up to 5,800 psi. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

HPLC Injector targets OEM systems.

April 6, 2015

Designed specifically to be built into OEM system, Cheminert C52 Series is available in 4, 6, 8, and 10-port configurations. Integrated 24 V motor/valve assembly comes in stainless steel or PEEK and only requires connection to instrument's power supply. Control is simplified to require single contact closure; injector’s position is determined by whether closure is held high or low. Optional serial interface permits confirmation of valve position and access to variety of other features. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

BorgWarner Supplies Oil Pump Chain for JATCO CVT7 Transmission

December 24, 2014

BorgWarner's Silent Chain Provides Low-Noise, Low-Weight, Compact Solution for Minicars and Small Vehicles AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – BorgWarner supplies its 6.35 mm inverted tooth silent chain for JATCO's CVT7 continuously variable transmission. Designed for 0.66- to 1.8-liter minicars and small front-wheel drive vehicles, the CVT7 transmission propels a wide variety of automobiles,... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Electric Actuator automates small valves in tight piping.

November 6, 2014

Suitable for rotary and linear valve applications, EIM™ Model 500 is equipped with TEC2 Electronics, which provide actuator status and diagnostics that help avoid unscheduled maintenance. Unit can be used with Remote Display Module for difficult-to-observe applications. Actuator utilizes open network control architecture allowing range of topologies and protocols including Modbus, HART®, Profibus, Foundation™ Fieldbus, DeviceNet™, and Ethernet, to integrate into communication networks. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Electro-hydraulic Operator enables remote valve shutdown.

October 31, 2014

Available in spring-return or double-acting configuration, Bettis™ EHO Actuator provides instantaneous fail-safe response in applications ranging from topside valve automation on offshore platforms to remote pipelines where operational upsets can cause safety and environmental hazards. Torque outputs can handle valve sizes from 6–60 in. With temperature range of -40 to +140°F, EHO operates on utility electrical power or optional solar power for remote areas. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Volume Boosters provide flow capacity of up to 400 scfm.

September 4, 2014

Equipped with integral adjustable bypass valve, soft valve seat design, and 2 gauge ports, aluminum Type-6500 and 316 stainless steel Type-6600 increase stroking speed in valve actuation system applications requiring high flow capacity or remote pressure control. Products handle up to 250 psig supply pressure and deliver output pressure up to 150 psig. Exhaust port (¾ in. NPT) relieves 100 scfm at 5 psig above setpoint, and supply pressure effect is 0.3 psig for 100 psig change. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Automatic Shut-Off Valve Assemblies maximize plant protection.

July 3, 2014

Thermo-electric fusible link assemblies let operator close singular fire safe certified valve (or series) via low-voltage signal from PLC or switch. Also, links will yield when ambient temperature approaches rated temperature and close valve locally. Manual use is permitted while unit is still armed, and fail open version suits applications that call for assembly to drain or vent tank if emergency occurs. Series is available ½–2 in. NPS in NPT, socket weld, or 150 lb flanged ends. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Paints & Coatings, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Safety & Security Equipment

3 Passive Fire Protections for Actuators

May 6, 2014

There are many dangers when extracting, transporting and refining oil & gas or any other dangerous materials. Two of the major ones are fires and explosions. It can potentially harm people, destroy installations, as well as create environmental catastrophes. An efficient way to lower the possible damages is to protect the equipments that control the flow of hazardous materials. Appropriate fire... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Pneumatic and Electric Actuators automate valves and dampers.

April 23, 2014

Offering standard ISO 5211 mounting configuration, W.E. Anderson Series ACT Actuators install with any valve or damper. Rack-and-pinion pneumatic models, constructed of corrosion-resistant anodized aluminum, feature symmetrical structure for fast and steady action. Units come in double acting and spring return models. Housed in powder coated aluminum enclosure with visual indicators, electric models are available in 2-position or modulating configurations, and are rated NEMA 4X or NEMA 7. Read More

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

Metso's Excellence in the Process Control Together with Its PlantTriage Software Achieves Several Industry Awards

April 8, 2014

Metso has been honored with several industry awards recognising the company's excellence in the process control field.  The awards include Control magazine's Readers' Choice Award, Automation World's First Team award, and Control Engineering Engineers' Choice Honorable Mention. Metso's Control Performance Business Solution helps customers recognize and rectify issues with controls that are... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Paints & Coatings, Test & Measuring Instruments

5 Good Reasons to Be in Favor of the Keystone XL Pipeline

April 2, 2014

Here are 5 arguments showing why, despite more than 5 years of debating and controversy and the project still not being approved, Keystone XL remains in the best interest of the U.S. Keystone Pipeline The Keystone Pipeline System is an oil pipeline system in Canada and the United States. It runs from the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin in Alberta, Canada, to refineries in the United... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Valve Actuator Opportunities with Shale Gas in the U.S. in 2014

March 19, 2014

Domestic Natural Gas Liquids (NGLs) production is projected to increase by more than 45% by 2040. What are the resulting opportunities for valve actuator manufacturers? The U.S. Energy Information Administration's Annual Energy Outlook 2013 Early Release projects domestic natural gas liquids (NGLs) production to grow by 48% over the next 30 years. Most of this growth in U.S. natural gas... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Crane ChemPharma & Energy Highlights Saunders® Revolutionary I-VUE Smart Valve Sensor at Interphex 2014

February 27, 2014

For more than 75 years, Saunders brand diaphragm valves from Crane ChemPharma & Energy have delivered solutions to demanding process applications in the life sciences industry. As the inventor of the diaphragm valve, Saunders has been central to the evolution of high-purity valve technology and will bring this unparalleled level of expertise to the 2014 Interphex conference and expo. In... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Efficiency Booster for Small Part Handling

December 23, 2013

With the micro valve MV 10, you can easily boost the productivity and energy efficiency of Pick & Place applications for small parts. This pneumatic valve is so small it can be integrated directly on grippers or other pneumatic actuators and can be plugged or screwed into the actuator ports. Traditional systems use valves located in a control cabinet some distance from the gripper and use... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Electric Actuators are designed for facilitated commissioning.

October 22, 2013

Available for ½–4 in. control valves, AEL 5 series is reversible, having linear output, and features internal components – PCB, positioner card, limited switches – affixed to aluminum support for holding/fitting accessories. Design with easy commission limit switch adjuster lets user loosen cam with one screw and then adjust its position with second screw. Valve adaptor helps improve installation process. It is engineered to simplify process and remove need to assemble disc springs. Read More