Edmonton Valve & Fitting Blog

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

by Katie Reid, on Mon, Mar 29, 2021 @ 09:03 AM

Learn about a recent presentation on gas distribution system best practices by Swagelok's analytical instrumentation guru Karim Mahraz. Last month Karim Mahraz MBA, MA, BS, Product Manager/Analytical Instrumentation & Custom …

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by Katie Reid, on Wed, Mar 03, 2021 @ 15:03 PM

Learn about a recent presentation on grab sampling best practices by Swagelok's Mike Strobel, BSc., IE, Field Engineer/Americas. Recently Edmonton Valve customers attended a briefing by Swagelok's Mike Strobel that …

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by Katie Reid, on Wed, Feb 24, 2021 @ 15:02 PM

Learn about the value you get from virtual RealWear onsite visits. You, our customers, are essential businesses. The reliability of your fluid systems — often at the heart of operations …

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by Katie Reid, on Wed, Feb 17, 2021 @ 14:02 PM

Let's look at opportunities to save by taking a systematic approach to distribution of industrial gases within your facility. Many of you use compressed air, oxygen, nitrogen, and/or argon in …

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by Katie Reid, on Thu, Jan 21, 2021 @ 11:01 AM

See what our visitors gravitated toward last year, including most viewed new posts and most visited resources. Follow links to lots of free resources. Most viewed of all Edmonton Valve …

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by Katie Reid, on Thu, Nov 26, 2020 @ 13:11 PM

Below is a video on how to do a simple packing adjustment to get better performance from valves. Service instructions and rebuild kits are available in our electronic desktop reference …

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by Katie Reid, on Thu, Nov 19, 2020 @ 14:11 PM

Every minute of downtime matters and every dollar spent repairing systems count. The strategies outlined below can boost the energy efficiency of seal support systems—and take some pressure off of …

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by Katie Reid, on Thu, Oct 15, 2020 @ 14:10 PM

When rotating equipment fails, it’s often due to a seal failure. In fact, about 40% of all unscheduled critical pump shutdowns are caused by mechanical seal failures. Learn best practices …

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by Derek Green, on Tue, Sep 29, 2020 @ 08:09 AM

Need a 6,000 psig valve with more flow, available for sour gas? Check out our GB Series ball valve designed for easy installation, fewer leak points, and long service in corrosive …

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by Katie Reid, on Thu, Sep 17, 2020 @ 14:09 PM

In a new technical briefing you'll learn about the most common errors in steam sampling and six keys to doing it right. Industrial steam expert Kelly Paffel and Edmonton Valve …

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Topics:WebinarSteamResourcesSample Systems

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