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ValvTechnologies, Inc. Names Cliff Horsburgh Regional Director of Asia Pacific

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Julie Bodine Director of Global Marketing & Communications  P 713.715.5546 F 832.564.8739  jbodine@valv.com ValvTechnologies, Inc. Names Cliff Horsburgh, Regional Director, Asia Pacific HOUSTON – ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, announced that Cliff Horsburgh has been appointed Regional Director, Asia Pacific, effective immediately. Based in Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, Horsburgh will […]

ValvTechnologies Featured in Hart Energy’s Valve Techbook

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 Hart Energy, “Valve Techbook.” ValvTechnologies’ TrunTech® valve is designed to address the critical demands of the upstream and midstream oil and gas industries, including but not limited to high-integrity pressure […]

ValvTechnologies Featured in Valve World

HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of severe service, zero-leakage valves, is featured in the August 2017 edition of Valve World. “There are a multitude of stem sealing solutions utilized throughout severe service, flow control applications. This article will explore various stem sealing solutions and the reasons one might […]

ValvTechnologies Announces New Representation in Spain and Portugal

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 Krilinex Power Solutions. Krilinex Power Solutions will be representing ValvTechnologies’ products and services in the countries of Spain and Portugal. Company Details: Krilinex Power Solutions Calle Alameda, Rekalde 18 – […]

Combined Cycle Users Group 2017

Combined Cycle Users Group 2017 August 28, 2017 – August 31, 2017 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 […]

Utility Working Conference and Vendor Technology Expo

Utility Working Conference and Vendor Technology Expo August 6, 2017 – August 9, 2017 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 2017 UWC will be to analyze cost drivers common to […]

ValvTechnologies Featured in World Pipelines Magazine

HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of severe service, zero-leakage valves, is featured in the July 2017 edition of World Pipelines Magazine, “Valve Review.” In this article, ValvTechnologies illustrates how its innovative Rhinoite® hardfacing application process utilizes state-of-the-art equipment to minimize loss of production time by providing exceptional wear resistance, bottom-line […]

ValvTechnologies Announces New Representation in Croatia

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 Mezra d.o.o. in Croatia. Mezra d.o.o. will be representing ValvTechnologies’ products and services in the countries of Slovenia, Croatia and Serbia. Company Details: Mezra d.o.o. Aleksandra Hondla 2/2 10000 Zagreb, Croatia […]

Asia Power Week 2017

September 19-21, 2017 Bangkok, Thailand Asia Power Week 2017 will commemorate 25 years of POWER-GEN Asia as the premier power industry event for the Asia continent. Initially beginning in 1992 as a collaborative event with our POWER-GEN India & Central Asia conference and exhibition, POWER-GEN Asia went alone a short while later, taking place in […]

ValvTechnologies Europe Celebrates Five-Year Safety Milestone

ValvTechnologies Europe, the leading service provider for control, safety relief, parallel slide gate and manual valves across Europe, Africa and the Middle East, was featured in ValveUser.com for achieving five years without a lost-time injury. Click here to read the article.

Michelle Baker Featured in Valve Magazine

ValvTechnologies, Inc. has appointed Michelle Baker as Chief Financial Officer. Based in Houston, Baker will have executive responsibility for the management of cash, assets, regulatory compliance, accounting, financial controls, business analysis and reporting. Click here to read the article it its entirety.

ValvTechnologies, Inc. Names Michelle Baker Chief Financial Officer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Julie Bodine Director of Global Marketing & Communications  P 713.715.5546 F 832.564.8739  jbodine@valv.com   ValvTechnologies, Inc. Names Michelle Baker Chief Financial Officer   HOUSTON – ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, today announced the appointment of Michelle Baker as Chief Financial Officer. Based in Houston, Baker will have executive responsibility for […]

ValvTechnologies Announces New Representation in The Republic of the Philippines

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 ICON Industrial Control Systems, Inc. for the Republic of the Philippines. Company Details: ICON Industrial Control Systems, Inc. Rm. 303 Transorient Maritime Building, No. 66 Timog Avenue, Quezon City, Philippines 1103 […]

ValvTechnologies Renews their American Petroleum Institutes’ Q1 Certification

HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, has successfully renewed its American Petroleum Institute’s (API) Q1 certification. ValvTechnologies has held the API Q1 certification since 2001, making it seventh oldest Q1 certificate awarded worldwide. ValvTechnologies is one of the only manufacturers in […]

Nuclear Energy Assembly 64th Annual Industry Conference and Supplier Expo

Nuclear Energy Assembly 64th Annual Industry Conference and Supplier Expo May 22, 2017 – May 24, 2017 NEI’s 64th Annual Industry Conference and Supplier Expo: Nuclear Energy Assembly is the annual conference of the nuclear technologies industry that brings together industry leaders from all levels. The conference draws hundreds of senior executives, NAYGN members and policymakers […]

Portersville PRD Expands Representation to Include Bartec Heat Trace and Multi-Instruments Product Lines

New Castle, PA – Portersville PRD, certified valve service and repair facility and leading provider of highly engineered, lifesaving valves and related products and solutions for the power, oil and gas industries, is proud to announce the expansion of its factory authorized manufacturer representation for the Bartec Heat Trace and Multi-Instruments product lines. Bartec Heat […]

Portersville PRD Expands Core Capabilities

New Castle, PA – Portersville PRD, certified valve service and repair facility and leading provider of highly engineered, lifesaving valves and related products and solutions for the power, oil and gas industries, is proud to announce the expansion of its core capabilities. A new sales and service facility has been opened in Blountville, TN. Complete […]

Portersville PRD Expands Core Capabilities

New Castle, PA – Portersville PRD, certified valve service and repair facility and leading provider of highly engineered, lifesaving valves and related products and solutions for the power, oil and gas industries, is proud to announce the expansion of its core capabilities. A new sales and service facility has been opened in Blountville, TN. Complete […]

Utility Working Conference and Vendor Technology Expo

Utility Working Conference and Vendor Technology Expo August 6, 2017 – August 9, 2017 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 2017 UWC will be to analyze cost drivers common to […]

ValvTechnologies Europe Celebrates Five-Year Safety Milestone

Stockton-on-Tees, UK – ValvTechnologies Europe, the leading service provider for control, safety relief, parallel slide gate and manual valves across Europe, Africa and the Middle East, announced today that the company reached five years without a lost-time injury. This achievement for the company, which employs more than 10 valve service mechanics and 12 office staff, […]

ValvTechnologies, Inc. Named to API Committees

HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, is pleased to announce that ValvTechnologies has been appointed to two American Petroleum Institute (API) Standards committees, the API SC18/TG2 on API Q1 the Quality Management System and API SC6 on API 6A and 6D […]

RefComm Budapest

RefComm Budapest October 2, 2017 – October 5, 2017 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 successfully hosting […]

ValvTechnologies Unveils Revamped Website

ValvTechnologies launches a new website at www.valv.com. Click here to read more. About ValvTechnologies Founded in 1987 and headquartered in Houston, Texas, ValvTechnologies is the leading manufacturer of zero-leakage, high-performance isolation valve solutions. Australia, Bangladesh, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, India, Ireland, Japan, Kazakhstan, South Korea, Malaysia, Peru, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, Sri […]

ValvTechnologies Launches Industry-leading Website

HOUSTON – ValvTechnologies, the world’s leading manufacturer of zero‐leakage, severe service isolation valve solutions, has launched a new website at www.valv.com that promises to provide visitors with the highest level of engineering, sales and service support in the industry. This newly redesigned online presence provides quick-and-easy access to essential information and features, offering a more comprehensive […]

RefComm Galveston 2017

RefComm Galveston 2017 May 8, 2017 – May 12, 2017 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 […]

ABMA 2017 Manufacturers Conference

ABMA 2017 Manufacturers Conference April 3, 2017 – April 5, 2017 The ABMA Manufacturers Conference is a unique event for the boiler industry. Known for leading edge content, the ABMA Manufacturers Conference brings together a diversified representation from the industry. The ABMA Manufacturers Conference brings a new emphasis on markets, worker recruitment, potential new environmental […]

HRSG User’s Group Conference & Expo

HRSG User’s Group Conference & Expo March 13, 2017 – March 15, 2017 HRSG User’s Group—Improving steam-plant reliability, durability and profitability. The HRSG User’s Group is unique among user groups serving this sector of the market in that ALL conference and workshop sessions are open to users, consultants, and manufacturers alike. This format provides the […]

Feedwater System Reliability Users Group (FSRUG) Conference

Feedwater System Reliability Users Group (FSRUG) Conference January 15, 2017 – January 19, 2017 January 15-19 @ 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 […]

MOV/AOV Users Group (MUG/AUG) Conference

MOV/AOV Users Group (MUG/AUG) Conference – ValvTechnologies MOV/AOV Users Group (MUG/AUG) Conference January 9, 2017 – January 12, 2017 January 9-12 @ the JW Marriott Resort 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 […]

ValvTechnologies Featured in Hydrocarbon Engineering

HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacturing of severe service, zero-leakage valves, is featured in the November 2016 edition of Hydrocarbon Engineering, “A Study in Solutions.” In this article, ValvTechnologies highlights how innovative valve solutions, technical expertise and experience and a total focus on the needs of the customer can help improve […]

ValvTechnologies’ Employees Complete National Board Certifications

HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, is pleased to announce that seven employees have received their AMSE Code Section I, Pressure Relief Devices (V) Certified Individual quality certifications. ASME’s Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code (BPVC) have pioneered modern standards development, maintaining a commitment to enhance public safety and […]

ValvTechnologies Participates in Valve Manufacturer’s Association Event

HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, is pleased to announce that Nuclear Industry Director, Bill Henwood and Product Engineer, Josh Nelson recently represented ValvTechnologies at the Valve Manufacturer’s Association (VMA) Valve Petting Zoo which provides a hands-on experience with products covered during the VMA’s highly-rated Valve Basics Series. […]

Silence is Acceptance

Why do people remain silent? Imagine that a co-worker just fell off of an upside down five gallon plastic bucket that he was standing on to tighten a bolt.  The fall resulted in a deep gash behind his right when the back of his head struck a valve stem and his head bounced off the […]

New Appointments at ValvTechnologies

ValvTechnologies’ North American Service Manager, Donald Polasek was featured in a press release as he will serve as a board member for the Valve Repair Council.  Click here to read more.

ValvTechnologies, Inc. Names Herman Benard, Jr. Director of Manufacturing Operations

HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, named Herman Benard, Jr. Director of Manufacturing, announced company President Kevin Hunt. Based in Houston, Benard will have senior management responsibility for ValvTechnologies’ Manufacturing groups, leading the achievement of production, productivity, quality, safety and customer satisfaction goals, as well as spearheading manufacturing process […]

ValvTechnologies, Inc. Names Kenny Gorman Industry Director, Mining and Minerals

HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, today announced the appointment of Kenny Gorman as Industry Director for the company’s mining and minerals division. Based in the United Kingdom, Gorman will have global management responsibility for ValvTechnologies’ mining group and sales activities worldwide as well as responsibility to develop long-term […]

Newest Member of the Valve Repair Council Board Named

HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, is pleased to announce that Donald Polasek, North American Service Manager, has accepted the position of board member for the Valve Repair Council. Founded in 1989, member companies of the Valve Manufacturers Association of America (VMA) saw a need to promote both safety and quality […]

ValvTechnologies Featured in LNG Industry Publication

ValvTechnologies was recently featured in the press: a four-page article written by Kevin Niebergall of CGIS, Canada. The article, entitled Shrewd Selection, explains the importance of selecting the right severe service valves for LNG applications. Click here to read the article.

ValvTechnologies Unanimously Approved for Membership in the Manufacturers Standardization Society (MSS) of the Valve and Fittings Industry Committee

HOUSTON, TX – ValvTechnologies, Inc., manufacturer of zero-leakage severe service isolation valve solutions, is pleased to announce that the Company has been unanimously approved for membership Manufacturers Standardization Society (MSS) of the Valve and Fittings Industry Committee. The MSS is a non-profit technical association organized for development and improvement of industry, national and international codes […]

Power-Gen International 2016

Power-Gen International 2016 December 13-15, 2016 Orlando, FL USA       As the World’s Largest Power Generation Event, POWER-GEN International is the industry leader in providing comprehensive coverage of the trends, technologies and issues facing the generation sector. More than 1,400 companies from all sectors of the industry exhibit each year to benefit from […]

ValvTechnologies Announces New Representation in The Republic of Indonesia

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 PT. Mega Sentosa Mandiri for The Republic of Indonesia. Company Details: PT. MEGA SENTOSA MANDIRI Jl. CBD Selatan Gading Serpong Ruko PMP Tematik Blok R no. 51 Tangerang Banten 15333 […]

VMA Valve Basics Seminar

VMA Valve Basics Seminar  October 18-20, 2016 More than 1,500 people have attended VMA’s highly rated Valve Basics Seminars. The Valves, Actuators & Controls 101 program began as a 1-day course and eventually was expanded to 2 days. And now, a third day has been added to focus on more intermediate topics. We will continue to […]

2016 Gasification and Syngas Technologies Conference

2016 Gasification and Syngas Technologies Conference October 16-19, 2016 Vancouver, BC The Gasification and Syngas Technologies Council (GSTC) promotes the role that gasification and syngas technologies play in helping improve the energy, power, chemical, refining, fuel and waste management industries. GSTC encourages the use of economically competitive and environmentally conscious technologies to produce electricity, fuels, chemicals, […]

Bechtel’s 4th Worldwide Delayed Coking Symposium

Bechtel’s 4th Worldwide Delayed Coking Symposium October 3 – 5 , 2016 ValvTechnologies is a proud sponsor of Bechtel’s Coking Symposium. The 4th Worldwide Delayed Coking Symposium is an exclusive event for the licensees of the BHTS ThruPlus® Delayed Coking Technology. It continues the tradition of gathering licensees in a technically rigorous forum. Following the format […]