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Look for VMA at Valve World Americas

Among the more than 250 exhibitors at the Valve World Americas Expo & Conference 2017 will be the Valve Manufacturers Association. The event, which is June 20 and 21 at the George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, brings together several thousand valve end users, EPC/AEC professionals, distributors, manufacturers, suppliers and consultants. It's an ideal environment for association staff to speak with attendees and answer questions about VMA, VALVE Magazine, the latest educational offerings and more. Stop by and chat with us at booth #750! MORE


Emerson Completes Pentair Valves & Controls Acquisition  MORE

Victaulic Among Best Places to Work for Fourth Consecutive Year  MORE

Total Valve Announces New Distributorship with Curtiss-Wright  MORE

DFT Named 2017 Pennsylvania Company of the Year  MORE

Metso Providing Valves for Oman Petrochemical Complex  MORE

Curtiss-Wright Earns Safety Award for Third Year in a Row  MORE



Turning the Tables on Valve Corrosion

Successfully protecting valves from corrosion has traditionally been a challenge due to the complex geometry of valve internals and their exposure to moisture from cleaning and hydrostatic testing. But there are techniques that provide more effective protection with easier removal, allowing for speedy installation or commissioning of the valve. MORE

Design Considerations for High Temperature Sealing

As operating conditions continue to subject valves to ever more extreme temperatures and pressures, sealing them effectively poses a challenge that typically cannot be met with traditional elastomer and polymer-based gaskets. While metal seals have more flexibility, several design considerations must be considered in these harsh environments. MORE


POWER-GEN International is focused on new solutions and innovations for the future. Covering the trends, technologies and issues with 1,400+ exhibitors, 20,000+ attendees and 70+ conference sessions at Power Generation Week! LEARN MORE!


U.S. Specialty Chemicals Finish First Quarter on Strong Note  MORE

Ohio, Pennsylvania See Largest Increase in Natural Gas Production  MORE

Pipeline Companies Resistant to ‘Buy American’ Rule  MORE

U.S. to Expand Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling  MORE

Seven Texas LNG Export Facilities Under Construction  MORE

Permian Basin Oil Production Continues to Increase  MORE


Coming in the summer issue…

What’s Happening with Standards

In the next issue we address the importance of the standards process and the changes currently underway from the various regulating bodies that create those guidelines, make necessary updates and issue them to the valve industry.

Be sure to read this article from spring…

The Basics of Water Hammer

A loud banging noise can create dread in those who know the damages of water hammer. This Back to Basics article in the latest issue of VALVE discusses what it is, how it’s caused and what can be done to mitigate possible problems. MORE


Manufacturing Technology Orders Continue to Make Gains  MORE

Construction Spending Loses Steam in April  MORE

Unemployment Rate Falls to 10-Year Low  MORE

ISM: Manufacturing Grew for Eighth Straight Month  MORE

Business Investment Improved Over Last Three Quarters  MORE

U.S. Economy Grew 0.7% in the First Quarter of 2017  MORE


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June 20-21, 2017
Valve World Americas Conference & Expo
See VMA at booth #750
George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, TX

Oct. 3-5, 2017
VMA Valve Basics Seminar & Exhibits
Houston Area Safety Council, Pasadena, TX

Dec. 5-7, 2017
Power-Gen International
Stop by the VMA booth
LasVegas Convention Center



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