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Echologics Introduces the New Valve-Based Leak Monitoring Sensor

Echologics, LLC has announced the launch of the new EchoShore®-DXe acoustic leak monitoring sensor, a new valve-based sensor that extends the leak monitoring capabilities of the Echologics EchoShore-DX system.

Parker Announces the VA Series of Next-Generation Load Sending Valves for Mobile Machinery

Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, is announcing a set of next-generation pre-compensated load sensing (LS) valves, as part of the VA Series, designed specifically for highly demanding mobile machinery applications.

Explosion Proof Stainless Steel Flanged Ball Valves from Valworx

Electric actuated Explosion Proof dual certified (low emission/fire safe) investment cast 2-piece Full Port 150# flanged stainless body and ball offers unrestricted flow and minimum pressure loss. 

Spirax Sarco Introduces SP7 and SP8 Smart Positioners

Spirax Sarco, the global leader in steam system engineering and management has expanded its product line to include the new SP7 and SP8 Smart Positioners.

BASF: Digitalization of Automated Valves is Progressing!

As a member of the Technical Expertise Team at Ludwigshafen, Alexander Hein deals with automated valves in various production plants across BASF’s oldest and largest Verbund site.

Valmet Strengthens its Automation Offering by Acquiring NovaTech Automation Process Solutions Business

Valmet entered into an agreement on November 9th to acquire the U.S. based NovaTech Automation’s Process Solutions business.

Saving Methane and the Planet with the Next Generation of Control Valves

With increasing concerns over climate change and prices of methane consistently on the rise, it is more important than ever to keep methane within the pipelines of oil and gas facilities.

Parker Elects William “Skip” Bowman as Vice President and President – Fluid Connectors Group,...

Parker Hannifin Corporation, the global leader in motion and control technologies, announced that its Board of Directors has elected William R. “Skip” Bowman, as Vice President and President – Fluid Connectors Group, effective January 1, 2023.

IMI Critical Engineering Honoured by Bechtel Corporation

IMI Critical Engineering was honored to be recognized as one of Bechtel Corporation’s top suppliers at their 2022 Global Supplier Awards event.

The “Mercedes” of Ball Valves for District Heating

With the Monoball KHO, KLINGER Fluid Control is launching a new, even more robust ball valve.