Edmonton Valve & Fitting Blog

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

by Katie Reid, on Fri, Dec 18, 2020 @ 10:12 AM

It's critical to know the operational characteristics of where the system will function. Not knowing can lead to choosing the wrong components. Read on for details, then please click through …

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by Katie Reid, on Thu, Dec 10, 2020 @ 13:12 PM

If you don't relish valve selection, you're not alone. Here's a proven method for selecting the right valve for each application, every time. Each design engineer, operator, or procurement expert …

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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 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, Aug 13, 2020 @ 10:08 AM

Enhance instrumentation and process ball valve performance and control With Swagelok's offering of accessories for instrumentation and process valves, you will be sure to see an enhancement in both performance …

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Topics:Valves

by Katie Reid, on Thu, Jul 30, 2020 @ 15:07 PM

Get strong, reliable connections with our valves, fittings, and tubing Browse through our selection of Swagelok Medium- & High Pressure valves, fittings, and tubing to learn how this combination of …

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Topics:TubingValvesFittings

by Katie Reid, on Thu, Jul 23, 2020 @ 13:07 PM

Specially designed components mean fewer leak points to worry about In a relatively short run, Swagelok can eliminate multiple leak points with tubing and special components. The logic is simple: …

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Topics:TubingValvesFittings

by Luke Wurban, on Fri, May 15, 2020 @ 10:05 AM

Depressurizing the right way increases safety, reduces downtime and lowers costs Swagelok offers a wide range of components to safely and correctly depressurize your fluid systems. Do you follow safe …

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by Luke Wurban, on Wed, May 06, 2020 @ 13:05 PM

Swagelok offers a wide range of valves for regulating flow Review this Tech Tip video to see Swagelok's needle valve options to help regulate flow based on your fluid system …

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by Luke Wurban, on Tue, Mar 10, 2020 @ 09:03 AM

The options cover a full range of valve types When you need to lock out/tag out manually operated valves, Swagelok has several options. Our devices can lock out in the …

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