Editor-in-Chief Elisabeth Lisican showcases a handful of features to read in the April 2017 issue of Water & Wastes Digest.
Asahi/America, Inc., a thermoplastics manufacturer providing customized solutions for fluid handling systems in a variety of industries, introduces its upgraded Swing Check Valve, that is ideal for use in water and wastewater treatment plants, landfills and power plants. The enhanced valve features a top bonnet O-Ring Seal design, which allows for improved pressure rating performance when using elastomeric seal materials. This unique top-entry bonnet design also facilitates maintenance.
“The upgraded Swing Check Valve enables users to achieve higher pressure ratings, while maintaining a top-entry bonnet design to allow in-line maintenance,” says Leo Lester, vice president of engineering valves and actuation at Asahi/America.
Asahi/America’s Swing Check Valve is available in 3?4 to 8 in. sizes and is rated for full vacuum service.