ASAHI/America Introduces Upgraded Swing Check Valve

July 19, 2005

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.

Source: Asahi/America, Inc.