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06-27-19

How Does A Ball Valve Function?

What, exactly, is ball valve function, and why does that matter when you are selecting valves for your business? We’re here to answer that question and let you know more about how the valves you choose for your industrial applications can make a big impact on your efficiency, profitability, and...

05-29-19

Material Handling Process Explained

Material Handling Process From bringing in raw materials for manufacturing, through that manufacturing process, to warehousing and distribution, the material handling process is what keeps materials and products moving. The material handling process specifically refers to how materials are...

05-16-19

What Is The Difference Between A Gate Valve And A Globe Valve

Difference Between A Gate Valve And A Globe Valve When choosing valves for your business, understanding the difference between a gate valve and a globe valve is important. Both are popular valve types, and even look similar, but each is best suited for different applications. Gate Valve Basics A...

05-14-19

Boiler Blowdown Valve Sequence Explained

Boiler Blowdown Valve Sequence When a boiler releases steam, it leaves behind any dissolved solids and impurities. As your organization uses a boiler, solids accumulate in the make-up water, which leads to corrosion and scale. When you drain the water out, or ‘blow down’ the water, it keeps...

05-07-19

Top 9 Industrial Valve Suppliers

Top Industrial Valve Suppliers Knowing where to source industrial valves is key to your company’s success. These industrial valve suppliers are among the best in the industry, providing the quality products you need. There are many options for valves, whether your company wants to work with a...

04-17-19

When To Use Unique Valves

Unique Valves If your company is relying on cheaper ball valves, you might feel like you are saving money. In the long run, however, you could be putting your business at a disadvantage. Investing in unique valves, you can get more for your money and you experience better reliability. Ball Valve...

04-15-19

What Is The Difference Between a Ball Valve and a Gate Valve?

Difference Between Ball Valves And Gate Valves Gate valves and ball valves are both popular for controlling flow, but there are important differences. All types of valve are vital to the operations of countless versions of machinery and equipment, across many industries and applications. It’s...

04-12-19

What is Bulk Material Handling?

Bulk Material Handling Dry materials, in bulk, need to be managed in a way that keeps the materials in good shape without too much wear and tear on the machines that handle them. Figuring out the design of this equipment and how it should work is what we call bulk material handling. Most...