Industry News

What’s happening and hot in the valve and actuation industry? Mergers and acquisitions, promotions, interesting development in end-user sectors, new project deals and so on.

New Additive Manufacturing Service Set to Disrupt Flow Control MRO Market

The use of additive manufacturing has the potential to revolutionise in-field control valve maintenance, potentially saving process and industrial plants millions of pounds a year in maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) costs.

Emerson’s New Analytics Software Automates Utilities Monitoring and Reporting for Clean-in-Place Applications

Emerson announced its new Clean In Place (CIP) Utilities and Automated Reporting Analytics package delivered via PACEdge™ and Movicon™ platforms on an industrial edge control device.

Parker Thermal Relief Valve with A-LOK® Double Ferrule Connections

Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, has launched an extended range of cryogenic thermal relief valves in stainless steel with the option of integrated two ferrule A-LOK® connections.

BS&B Launches Interactive Website with Product Selection Guide

BS&B Safety Systems has launched a new website ( that features an interactive product selection guide focused on helping process engineers select the correct rupture disk product from the many options the company offers.

Burkert’s Type 6757 – 2/2 or 3/2 Way Whisper Valve with Media Separation

In various medical and IVD related applications the combination of high troughput and small valve size becomes more important. Combined with the highest chemical resistance type 6757 follows this customer need.

Score Awarded Actuator Service and Maintenance Contract for Valero Energy

Score Group, a specialist in valve actuation and engineered solutions has won a service level agreement covering critical flow control assets for Valero.

Emerson to Help Enable Carbon-Efficient Production from Equinor’s Martin Linge North Sea Development

Emerson, a global software and engineering leader, has signed a five-year framework agreement with Equinor to provide operational support services to ensure continued safe and optimized oil and gas production from its pioneering Martin Linge platform in the Norwegian North Sea.

Pipeline Specifications: The Challenges of Navigating the Supply Chain

When navigating the supply chain between end users, licensors, and suppliers, numerous potential difficulties may be encountered.

New Wolseley Canada Distribution Center Coming to the Greater Toronto Area

Wolseley Canada is building a market distribution center in the Greater Toronto Area.

Swagelok Company Expands Executive Team

To support the organization’s continued growth, six new executive appointments and one promotion to c-suite were announced by Thomas F. Lozick, chairman and chief executive officer of Swagelok Company.