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An End-User’s Perspective on Valve Selection and Risk

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ValvTechnologies Successfully Completes NUPIC Audit

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ValvTechnologies, Inc. recently achieved NUPIC-approved suppliers list status, upon successful completion of the Nuclear Procurement Issues Committee (NUPIC) audit conducted at the Houston facility. NUPIC members include all domestic U.S. nuclear utilities as well as several international members.

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GE Oil & Gas Supporting ONGC’s Exploratory Drilling Campaign in India

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GE Oil & Gas has been awarded a multi-million-dollar frame agreement by Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC), India’s largest exploration and production company. Under the agreement , GE will provide an estimated 55 subsea wellheads (SG5) over next three years for the operator&rsqu...

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Chemical Activity Barometer Suggests Accelerated Business Activity

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The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB) expanded 0.4% in August following an upward revision for July. This marks the barometer’s sixth consecutive monthly gain. Accounting for adjustments, the CAB is up 3.2% over this time last year, the strongest year over year growth since January 2015. All d...

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Innovation Could Lead to Significant Cuts in Chemical Manufacturing Energy Use

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Scientists from ExxonMobil and Georgia Tech have developed a new technology that could significantly reduce the amount of energy and emissions associated with manufacturing plastics. If brought to industrial scale, this breakthrough could reduce industry’s global annual carbon dioxide emissions ...

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Manufacturing Productivity in U.S. Higher Than Other Nations

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“U.S. productivity unexpectedly declined for a third straight quarter in the three months through June, Labor Department figures showed. On a year-over-year basis, it fell for the first time since 2013,” Bloomberg reports .

But on a more positive note, “the U.S. still blows other natio...

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Durable Goods Orders Up 4.4%, a Six-Month High

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New orders for manufactured durable goods in July increased $9.7 billion or 4.4% to $228.9 billion, the U.S. Commerce Department announced. This increase, up following two consecutive monthly decreases, followed a 4.2% June decrease. Excluding transportation, new orders increased 1.5%. Excluding def...

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1994 Articles

FALL 1994
Improvements in Materials Used in Valve Manufacturing
By Brooke C. Stoddard

Knowledge Networking
By Ronald J. Bennett, Ph. D.

Sanitary Equipment is Crucial to Diary Industry
By Betsey T. Lyon

Advances in Coatings and Platings
By Marvin E. Beasley, P.E.


SUMMER 1994
Introducing Valve Magazine's Editorial Review Board

By Lisa M. Cherubini

Changing Times in the Petrochemical Industry
By T. Lynn Ash

Gaskets: Advances in Testing
By Jim Lingenfelder

Fire Safety: The Valves are Better, But Old Issues Remain
By Brooke C. Stoddard


SPRING 1994
The State of the Economy and the European Valve Industry
By Werner Engelhardt

Valve Maintenance to Optimize Performance
By Gene Crouch

The Design & Performance of Valve Stem Packings to Control Fugitive Emissions
By Christian Dresch

How Customers Influence Design in Valve Manufacturing
By David Plum

The Effects of Improper Boiler Water Treatment on Safety Valves
By Randall J. Miller


WINTER 1994
New Strategies in Mechanical Design Automation

By Samuel Rose

Computers in Valve Repair
By Kevin Kruse & Dana Bresler

Forgings Versus Steel Castings
By Felicia Miller Day

Factors That Affect the Accuracy of Method 21
By Patrick M. Dolan

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