Posts Tagged ‘isolation valve’

Valve and PRV Mobile Service Centers

Posted in Valves, Actuators & Regulators on Friday, February 28th, 2020. No comments yet
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Let’s end the week with a quick 3:21 YouTube video, Mobile Service Centers. These are part of valve, actuator & regulator lifecycle services available from Emerson. The mobile service centers bring certified repair and onsite service capabilities for small and large maintenance activities. Several reasons for bringing these mobile service centers to operating facilities include […]

Helping to Ensure Slurry Pipeline Shutdown in Emergency Situations

Posted in Metals, Mining, Minerals, Valves, Actuators & Regulators on Monday, April 9th, 2012. One comment so far
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Emerson’s Mike McQuade, a member of the Valve Automation business unit, describes the process of storing hydraulic energy for slurry pipeline shutdowns. Slurry pipelines are found in mining operations where ore is mixed with water and pumped from the mining area to the processing area. Extended slurry pipeline runs need to be protected from total […]

Hydraulic Partial Stroke and Diagnostics on Emergency Shutdown Valves

Posted in Oil & Gas, Subsea, Valves, Actuators & Regulators on Friday, January 21st, 2011. No comments yet
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I’ve discussed partial stroke testing (PST) as a diagnostic for the health of a valve in many posts over the years. These posts describe flow applications found in most process manufacturing facilities. But what about high-pressure and hydraulic applications including subsea wells and natural gas pipelines? I came across an internal article written by Emerson’s […]