Posts Tagged ‘Ben Fletcher’

Butterfly Valve for Diverse Throttling and On-Off Applications

Posted in Valves, Actuators & Regulators on Monday, June 22nd, 2015. No comments yet
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References to the use of butterfly valves date back to James Watt, who: …made use of a butterfly valve in his steam engine, and the first Mercedes car built around 1901 introduced a butterfly valve in the fuel intake linked to the accelerator pedal. Wikipedia describes butterfly valves as from: …a family of valves called […]

Measurement and Final Control Technology Announcements from OTC

Posted in Oil & Gas, Subsea on Wednesday, May 20th, 2015. No comments yet
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The news was flowing fast and furiously from the recent Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston, Texas. I wanted to highlight some of the news from Emerson in case you missed it. To help protect subsea well and pipeline integrity and support metering/allocation strategies, the Roxar subsea Wetgas Meter allows: …the earliest possible detection of […]