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ValvTechnologies Featured in Valve World

ValvTechnologies was recently featured in the November and December 2018 editions of Valve World magazine. Mechanical availability of valves is a key issue for coker units, acknowledged to be one of the most demanding of applications for valves. This two-part column considers design and selection features for key components in coker valves. “Improving uptimes for […]

Keith Whittaker, Global Director of Quality Management Featured in Valve Magazine

ValvTechnologies, Inc. has appointed Keith Whittaker as Global Director of Quality Management. Based in Houston, Whittaker will report to company president, Kevin Hunt, and be responsible for global quality standards, programs and systems. In this role, he will lead the development and continuous improvement of our quality programs and processes to support the growth and […]

ValvTechnologies to Host International Technical Conference and Users Group in Middle East

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julie Bodine Director of Global Marketing & Communications P 713.715.5546 F 832.564.8739 jbodine@valv.com ValvTechnologies to Host International Technical Conference and Users Group in Middle East HOUSTON, TX. – ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of zero-leakage high-performance isolation valve solutions, is pleased to announce that its International […]

ValvTechnologies, Inc. Names Keith Whittaker Director of Global Quality Management

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Julie Bodine Director of Global Marketing & Communications  P 713.715.5546 F 832.564.8739  jbodine@valv.com ValvTechnologies, Inc. Names Keith Whittaker Director of Global Quality Management HOUSTON, TX. – ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, today announced the appointment of Keith Whittaker as Director of Global Quality Management. Based in Houston, Whittaker will report to company […]

RefComm Galveston 2019

April 29 – May 3, 2019 – Moody Gardens Hotel and Conference Center – Galveston, Texas RefComm® is recognized as the premier global conference for Delayed Coking and Fluid Catalytic Cracking, and now includes Residue HydroCracking.  RefComm deals with production goals, environmental regulations, revamps and maintaining equipment in your refinery. RefComm is highly unit specific and […]

Delamination Guaranty for IsoTech® Parallel Slide Gate Valves

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ValvTechnologies’ Delamination Guaranty for IsoTech® Parallel Slide Gate Valves  HOUSTON, TX. – ValvTechnologies, Inc., the leading manufacturer of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, is excited to introduce a Delamination Guaranty for its IsoTech® parallel slide gate (PSG) valves. This guaranty states that ValvTechnologies ensures its IsoTech® PSG valves, provided with its recommended RiTech® […]

ValvTechnologies Featured in HPAC Engineering

Laura Mikovich, ValvTechnologies’ Global Account Manager, was recently featured in the January 2019 edition of HPAC Engineering. Her presentation, “How Best to Influence the Spec”, was a special topic at the American Boiler Manufacturers Association’s fall conference. “To be successful, the specifications writer must be patient enough to earn the customer’s trust and skillful enough to […]

ValvTechnologies, Inc. Names Mark Abbott Director of Engineering

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Julie BodineDirector of Global Marketing & CommunicationsP 713.715.5546 F 832.564.8739jbodine@valv.com HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, today announced the appointment of Mark Abbott as Director of Engineering. Based in Houston, Abbott will have global management responsibility for all […]

American Nuclear Society Utility Working Conference

August 4-7, 2019 – Amelia Island, Fl – Omni Amelia Island Plantation The Utility Working Conference and Technology Expo (UWC) is an annual meeting of the minds that consistently generates strong, practical recommendations designed to address the industry’s most pressing needs. The focus of the 2019 UWC is to analyze cost drivers common to all […]

7F Annual Conference 2019

May 20-24, 2019 – Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel 7F Users Group, Inc. has grown dramatically since its first meeting in Baltimore, November 19-20, 1991, attended by 14 O&M personnel from four companies. The only 7F engine in service at that time was Virginia Electric & Power Co’s Chesterfield 7. It had been integrated with […]

Feedwater System Reliability Users Group (FSRUG) Conference

Feedwater System Reliability Users Group (FSRUG) ConferenceJanuary 27, 2019 – February 1, 2019 January 27 – February 1, 2019 @ the Embassy Suites – Riverwalk in San Antonio, Texas Feedwater System  Reliability User’s Group Mission: Reduce  the number of Feedwater System related plant trips and unplanned power reductions in the nuclear industry. Identify and implement solutions […]

AOV/MOV Users Group (AUG/MUG) Conference

MOV/AOV Users Group (MUG/AUG) ConferenceJanuary 14, 2019 – January 18, 2019 January 14-18, 2019 @ the JW Marriott in Palm Desert, California. AUG is dedicated to the development and exchange of technical information concerning the performance, design, testing, and maintenance of air-operated valves, compressed air systems, and fluid leak management programs. The Motor-Operated Valve Users’ […]

ValvTechnologies’ Global Key Account Manager to Present at ABMA Manufacturers Conference

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Julie Bodine Director of Global Marketing & Communications P 713.715.5546 F 832.564.8739 jbodine@valv.com   ValvTechnologies’ Global Key Account Manager to Present at ABMA Manufacturers Conference HOUSTON, TX, September 2018 – ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of zero-leakage high-performance isolation valve solutions, is pleased to announce its Global […]

ADW 2018 – Asia Downstream Week

October 9-11, 2018 Bangkok, Thailand ADW incorporates two market-leading events; ASIA-TECH 2018 – Asia Downstream Technology Forum, showcasing innovation through refining technology and ASIA-BBTC 2018 – Asia Bottom of the Barrel Technology Conference, dedicated to technologies and practices for upgrading heavy oil and residue.     Click here for more information on ADW 2018.

Asia Power Week 2018

September 18-20, 2018 BSD City, Jakarta, Indonesia Asia Power Week, comprising POWER-GEN Asia and Renewable Energy World Asia, delivers a platform to meet, share, inform and learn about the latest advances in thinking and in technology for the Asian power industry. Asia Power Week 2017 commemorated 25 years of POWER-GEN Asia as the premier power […]

ValvTechnologies Featured in Markets Insider

Markets Insider, a stock market website by Business Insider, recently featured ValvTechnologies. The article spotlights ValvTechnologies’ much anticipated International Technical Conference and Users Group in Asia. ITC Asia will take place on October 29-30, 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand. Click here to read more.        

Combined Cycle Users Group 2018

Combined Cycle Users Group 2018 August 27, 2017 – August 30, 2018 The Combined Cycle Users Group (CCUG) was launched in fall 2011, at its first meeting in San Antonio, as an independent, user-directed group to serve owner/operators of combined-cycle, combined heat and power (CHP), and cogeneration plants. The organization’s meetings are dedicated to formal […]

ValvTechnologies Featured in Hydrocarbon Engineering: Pumps, Valves and Seals Review

ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of severe service, zero-leakage valves, was featured in the July 2018 edition of Hydrocarbon Engineering, “Pumps, Valves and Seals Review.” Hydrocarbon Engineering presents an overview of some of the recent developments and technologies in pumps, valves and seals for the downstream oil and gas industry. […]

ValvTechnologies to Host ITC Asia 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julie Bodine Director of Global Marketing P 713.715.5546 F 832.564.8739 jbodine@valv.com ValvTechnologies to Host International Technical Conference and Users Group in Asia HOUSTON, TX, July 2018 – ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of zero-leakage high-performance isolation valve solutions, is pleased to announce that its International Technical […]

ValvTechnologies to Co-present at INUOG Annual Meeting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julie Bodine Director of Global Marketing & Communications P 713.715.5546 F 832.564.8739 jbodine@valv.com   ValvTechnologies’ Nuclear Industry Director Bill Henwood to Co-present at International Nuclear Utilities Obsolescence Group Event HOUSTON, TX, May 2018 – ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of zero-leakage high-performance isolation valve solutions, is […]

ValvTechnologies Featured in Benzinga

ValvTechnologies’ Nuclear Industry Director, Bill Henwood was recently featured on the financial market website, Benzinga. Henwood will co-present at the 2018 International Nuclear Utilities Obsolescence Group (INUOG) event on June 26-27 in Vienna, Austria. To read the entire article, click here.        

ValvTechnologies Featured in Markets Insider

ValvTechnologies’ Industry Director, Oil and Gas, John Furfey was recently featured in Markets Insider, a stock market site by Business Insider. Furfey will be a featured presenter at 1st DMS Global UAE Symposium held in Abu Dhabi on May 7. Click here to read more.          

ValvTechnologies to Present at 1st DMS Global UAE Valve Symposium

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Julie Bodine Director of Global Marketing & Communications  P 713.715.5546 F 832.564.8739  jbodine@valv.com   ValvTechnologies’ Industry Director, Oil and Gas, John Furfey to Present at 1st DMS Global UAE Valve Symposium HOUSTON, TX, May 2018 – ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of zero-leakage high-performance isolation valve solutions, is pleased to announce […]

ValvTechnologies Featured in Valve User Magazine

A recap of the biennial ValvTechnologies’ International Technical Conference and Users Group event was recently featured in the Spring 2018 edition of Valve User Magazine. Click here to read the article in its entirety.          

ValvTechnologies, Inc. Names John Furfey, Industry Director, Oil and Gas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Julie Bodine Director of Global Marketing  P 713.715.5546 F 832.564.8739  jbodine@valv.com ValvTechnologies, Inc. Names John Furfey, Industry Director, Oil and Gas HOUSTON – ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, today announced the appointment of John Furfey as Industry Director, Oil and Gas. Based in Houston, Furfey has global management responsibility for […]

Ron Anselmo, Vice President, Key Accounts Featured in Valve Magazine

ValvTechnologies, Inc. has appointed Ron Anselmo as Vice President, Key Accounts. Based in Houston, Anselmo will have senior management responsibility for sales growth through the development and management of executive, technical and commercial relationships for key accounts with major customers, licensors and engineering firms. Click here to read the article it its entirety.        

ValvTechnologies, Inc. Names Ron Anselmo, Vice President, Key Accounts

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Julie Bodine Director of Global Marketing P 713.715.5546 F 832.564.8739 jbodine@valv.com   ValvTechnologies, Inc. Names Ron Anselmo Vice President, Key Accounts HOUSTON – ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, today announced the appointment of Ron Anselmo as Vice President, Key Accounts. Based in the Houston, Anselmo will have senior management […]

RusBBTC 2018 – 13th Russia & CIS Bottom Of The Barrel Technology Conference & Exhibition

April 10-11, 2018 Moscow The 13th edition of RusBBTC will provide updates on the technology innovations and examples of proven implemented technologies for increasing conversion and will give an insight on the industry’s future development plans. Key topics include: Main Drivers to Implement Bottom of Barrel Complexes in Russia & World-wide Latest Update on Slurry Hydrocracking […]

ValvTechnologies Receives Notice of Registration from U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for Logomark

HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, today announced the receipt of a Notice of Registration from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for its logomark. “We are pleased that the USPTO has allowed this U.S. trademark of the ValvTechnologies’ logotype as shown below,” said Julie Bodine, Director […]

ANS Conference UWC 2018

August 5-8, 2018 Omni Amelia Island Plantation Amelia Island, FL The Utility Working Conference and Technology Expo (UWC) is an annual meeting of the minds that consistently generates strong, practical recommendations designed to address the industry’s most pressing needs. The focus of the 2018 UWC is to analyze cost drivers common to all nuclear power […]

RefComm Galveston 2018

RefComm Galveston 2018 May 7, 2018 – May 11, 2018 Our global economy is flooded with light and heavy crudes. While the low feedstock price challenges upstream, it provides profit opportunities downstream. To prosper and excel, leverage your existing assets with the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and increase your knowledge. After a decade of […]

Offshore Technical Conference 2018

Offshore Technical Conference 2018 April 30, 2018 – May 3, 2018 The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) is where energy professionals meet to exchange ideas and opinions to advance scientific and technical knowledge for offshore resources and environmental matters. Founded in 1969, OTC’s flagship conference is held annually at NRG Park (formerly Reliant Park) in Houston. OTC has […]

ValvTechnologies ITC 2018 Recap

HOUSTON, TX – The biennial ValvTechnologies’ International Technical Conference and Users Group (ITC) was held on February 8-9 in Houston, Texas. Seeking to educate, inspire and engage attendees over a two-day period, the event brought together hundreds of attendees from across the globe to share valuable insight into the severe service valve industry’s leading-edge products, technology […]

ValvTechnologies Featured in Valve World Americas

ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of severe service, zero-leakage valves, is featured in the December 2017 edition of Valve World Americas, “Severe Service Valves From a Concept to a Realization”. A growing interest has arisen towards defining Severe Service Valves (SSVs). The impact the Standard Practice for SSVs will have […]

Feedwater System Reliability Users Group (FSRUG) Conference

Feedwater System Reliability Users Group (FSRUG) Conference January 22, 2018 – January 25, 2018 January 22-25 @ the Hilton Austin in Austin, Texas Feedwater System  Reliability User’s Group Mission: Reduce  the number of Feedwater System related plant trips and unplanned power reductions in the nuclear industry. Identify and implement solutions to common industry equipment reliability problems in […]

“Big Shot Bob” Robert Horry Keynote Speaker at ValvTechnologies’ 2018 ITC

HOUSTON – ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, is excited to  announce its 2018 ITC keynote speaker: “Big Shot Bob” Robert Horry. Robert Horry is a retired professional basketball player who played 16 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA). A first-round draft pick by the Houston Rockets in 1992, Robert […]

MOV/AOV Users Group (MUG/AUG) Conference

MOV/AOV Users Group (MUG/AUG) Conference January 15, 2018 – January 17, 2018 January 15-17 @ the New Orleans Marriott in New Orleans, Louisiana. AUG is dedicated to the development and exchange of technical information concerning the performance, design, testing, and maintenance of air-operated valves, compressed air systems, and fluid leak management programs. The Motor-Operated Valve […]

Cliff Horsburgh Featured in Valve User Magazine

ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, announced that Cliff Horsburgh has been appointed Regional Director, Asia Pacific. Based in Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, Horsburgh will have senior management responsibility for leading sales growth in the Asia Pacific region. With more than 30 years’ experience in the valve and pump industry, […]

ValvTechnologies Featured in International Mining Magazine

  HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of severe service, zero-leakage valves, is featured in the December 2017 edition of International Mining Magazine’s, “Pumps & Pipelines”.   ValvTechnologies has been at the forefront of slurry valve technology for over 30 years. The company supplies all long-distance slurry transportation pipelines around […]

ValvTechnologies Announces New Representation in Argentina

HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of severe service, zero-leakage valves, is proud to announce a new representation agreement with ESCO Argentina.  ESCO Argentina will be representing ValvTechnologies’ products and services in the country of Argentina. Company Details: ESCO Argentina Av. La Plata 1522 – C1250AAS Ciudad Autonoma de […]

ValvTechnologies Featured in Valve World Americas

HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of severe service, zero-leakage valves, is featured in the September 2017 edition of Valve World Americas, “Solutions for Application Obsolescence in Nuclear Power Plants”. Since the 1860’s, the globe valve’s inherent design has gone unchanged. Designed for throttling, globe valves are largely […]

Cliff Horsburgh Featured in World Pipeline

ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, today announced that Cliff Horsburgh has been appointed Regional Director, Asia Pacific. Based in Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, Horsburgh will have senior management responsibility for leading sales growth in the Asia Pacific region. With more than 30 years’ experience in the valve and pump […]