Valves

Valves play a critical role in all water and wastewater applications. Valves are devices that can adjust, change or otherwise redirect the flow of water or wastewater within a pipe network. This may be used to regulate system pressures, redirect water due to seasonal flow differences or to keep the flow of storm water manageable during a heavy storm. Valves come in many different styles, shapes and sizes, and examples of their use can be found in the articles below.

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Apr 7 2015
The 16-in. IVP 250 from Hydra-Stop is the next generation of permanent, insertable gate valves offering increased strength, improved performance, and…
Apr 7 2015
The Mueller style A-2361 resilient wedge gate valve features innovative dual-purpose lifting lugs, a user-friendly T-head bolt retention design and a…
Apr 7 2015
Patented by Red Valve Company and Tideflex Technologies, the CheckMate inline check valve is ideal for backflow prevention and odor mitigation in…
Apr 7 2015
Singer Valve designs and manufactures automatic control valves for the global water industry. Check out this video to see what makes Singer different…
Apr 7 2015
Advanced Valve Technologies installed this 24-in. valve in Camillus, N.Y.
Apr 7 2015
This video shows a comparison of a Val-Matic swing check valve with a conventional swing check valve; both use a lever, weight and air cushion…
Apr 7 2015
David Scott, national sales manager for Val-Matic, details the AWWA Butterfly Valve and the benefits it offers.
Apr 7 2015
New and exciting concept in odor control. Wager 1800 canister style odor control valve connects to a candy cane vent pipe, or available as a…
Mar 31 2015
Johor is Malaysia’s third-largest state and one of the most developed regions of the country. SAJ Holdings is a water utility company based in the…
Mar 3 2015
As the world’s population rapidly grows, the water industry is focusing on ways to save water, reduce maintenance on the growing amount of equipment…
Dec 5 2014
The Foss Reservoir Master Conservancy District (FRMCD) in southwestern Oklahoma resides at the 8,800-acre Foss Reservoir/Foss Lake. The treatment…
Nov 24 2014
The PGM control valve with integrated single rolling diaphragm (SRD) gives users a valve that comes with the integral backup and remote control for…
Nov 11 2014
Mueller designs and manufactures flow control valves for all potable water distribution systems, including resilient wedge gate valves, butterfly…
Nov 10 2014
In a recent survey, wastewater treatment plant operators were asked which problems they experience with knife gate valves. The answers were lack of…
Oct 15 2014
We live in a consumer-driven economy. Very few people purchase even a box of breakfast cereal without doing plenty of online research and pricing…
Sep 16 2014
If you work in the water industry, you have probably seen your fair share of pipe leaks and bursts and leaking valves. Troubleshooting a valve is not…
Sep 4 2014
The Millcreek Township Water Authority (MTWA) of Millcreek Township, Pa.—near Erie, Pa.—was created in 1974 to provide water to the rapidly growing…
Sep 3 2014
Whether you are the superintendent of quality control for your local water district or an operations manager for a federal department, your day-to-…
Singer pressure reducing valve maintenance
Singer pressure reducing valve maintenance
Aug 22 2014
Like every piece of mechanical equipment we use, a control valve requires some maintenance. Because budgets are stretched and time is tight, it can…
Jul 18 2014
The 106/206 PGM Series control valves feature single rolling diaphragm (SRD) technology and are designed for particularly sensitive applications or…
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