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Featured Story – Design Considerations for Extreme Temperature Requirements

As most piping specialists know, LNG applications can be very difficult to control flow, and it takes a special design with specific materials to work in temperatures ranging down to -454˚F/-270˚C. A design and materials which cannot be utilized in most valve types. While both gate valve and ball valve designs have been utilized, they do not always provide the very best of results – zero leakage in on/off applications.