Edmonton Valve & Fitting Blog

Weekly posts for northern and central Alberta engineers, plant operators, and buyers.

by Taryn Hardes, on Wed, Nov 27, 2013 @ 16:11 PM

As previously mentioned in our last FAQ blog, here is the next round of Frequently Asked Questions from our customer service desk. 1. What is the pressure rating of a …

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Topics:Q&ATubingValvesFittings

by Katie Reid, on Wed, Nov 20, 2013 @ 15:11 PM

Swagelok VCR fittings offer the high purity of a metal-to-metal seal, providing leak-tight service from vacuum to positive pressure. Both VCR fittings and VCO fittings can be disassembled in line—with …

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by Taryn Hardes, on Wed, Nov 13, 2013 @ 15:11 PM

Three different designs remove water from vapour for better performance The Baffle-Type Separator, Centrifugal Separator, and Mechanical Coalescing Separator. Read more at SwagelokEnergy.com The efficiency of any steam system depends …

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Topics:Value Added ServicesSteam

by Taryn Hardes, on Wed, Nov 06, 2013 @ 16:11 PM

Block and bleed valves provide a margin of safety for maintenance and repairs "To me a block and bleed valve is cheap insurance," says Sam Johnson, oil and gas market …

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