Customized Database Simplifies Valve Management and Maintenance Site-wide, and Helps to
Reduce Costs and Increase Uptime
HOUSTON (April 22, 2010) - Dresser Consolidated® and Dresser Masoneilan® today announced that ValvKeep®, the premier, customizable valve maintenance and management tool for aftermarket service, is now available in Mandarin.
ValvKeep enables customers to keep a database of the service and repair histories of control valves, pressure relief valves and other equipment, regardless of manufacturer. The ValvKeep database includes complete valve operation and maintenance history, valve photos illustrating required parts and recommended maintenance schedules. The proprietary software is available through Dresser Consolidated
Green Tag® Centers and Masoneilan Authorized Repair Centers (MARC®).
"Our industry-leading global network of aftermarket service and support facilities provide a comprehensive suite of tools to help keep valves operating at peak performance," said Gary Ostrowski, global director of product management - aftermarket for Flow Technologies Segment of Dresser Inc. "This expansion of ValvKeep will allow a greater number of our global customers to simplify valve management, maintenance processes, and helps to reduce costs and increase uptime through the many features the software offers."
The ValvKeep software keeps a history of customer assets, helps with future maintenance planning and creates predictive maintenance "to-do lists" while communicating seamlessly with other systems. The VK-Viewer enables customers to view valve data centrally and securely from any PC, offering a complete view of their data history and allowing them to monitor repair progress, review pictures and tests, and see future maintenance reviews. ValvKeep is available exclusively through Dresser Consolidated and Dresser Masoneilan.
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About Dresser Consolidated
Dresser Consolidated, headquartered in Houston, Texas, has been an international leader in dependable pressure relief valves and solutions for more than 100 years. A business segment of Dresser, Inc., the company delivers the trusted expertise to provide and service reliable flow safety systems in critical applications around the world. To learn more, please visit www.dresserconsolidated.com.
About Dresser Masoneilan
Dresser Masoneilan, headquartered in Houston, Texas, has been the leading global partner in process control valves and solutions for more than 100 years. As a Dresser Inc. brand, Dresser Masoneilan delivers customized products, services and diagnostic solutions for oil and gas, process and power generation applications. To learn more, please visit www.dressermasoneilan.com
About Dresser Inc.
Dresser Inc. is a global leading provider of reliable, highly engineered infrastructure products for the energy industry. Dresser's highly regarded portfolio of brands includes Dresser Wayne® payment and fueling systems, Dresser Waukesha® natural gas-powered engines and generator sets, Dresser Masoneilan® control valves, Dresser Consolidated® pressure relief valves, and Dresser Roots® blowers and compressors. With locations worldwide, Dresser Inc. serves customers in more than 150 countries. To learn more, please visit www.dresser.com