Valves

Valves play a critical role in all water and wastewater applications. Valves are devices that can adjust, change or otherwise redirect the flow of water or wastewater within a pipe network. This may be used to regulate system pressures, redirect water due to seasonal flow differences or to keep the flow of storm water manageable during a heavy storm. Valves come in many different styles, shapes and sizes, and examples of their use can be found in the articles below.

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Nov 30 2021
The Eccentric Plug Valve was invented by Matt DeZURIK in 1928. Since then, DeZURIK Eccentric Plug Valves have demonstrated long-term reliability in…
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Nov 1 2021
This webinar discusses surge and slam in pumping systems and how proper valve selection can make systems work better and last longer.   Editor's Note…
Oct 26 2021
Often considered the ultimate pump control valve, the Cone Valve is known for its long service life of 50 plus years. Willamette Metal Seated Cone…
Oct 22 2021
From Oct. 18 to Oct. 20, water and wastewater professionals gathered at McCormick Place in Chicago for WEFTEC, the Water Environment Federation’s…
Oct 12 2021
Val-Matic’s Cam-Centric® Plug Valve is the solution for systems when slurries, grit or solids are present. Its eccentric action allows the plug to…
HPU with main control panel and accumulator tanks with submersible local control cabinets.
HPU with main control panel and accumulator tanks with submersible local control cabinets.
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Sep 29 2021
A wastewater treatment plant contacted DeZURIK about a unique pump protection application. This application required eight 30” Eccentric Plug Valves…
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Sep 16 2021
Discover the benefits of utilizing valve insertion during planned, routine, or emergency maintenance on potable, waste, or industrial water systems…
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Sep 9 2021
Introducing the Series 19 electric actuator: offered in both smart (SAV) and basic (CAV) options. Compact, lightweight, and controlled by firmware,…
Aug 10 2021
Our valve insertion solution, Insta-Valve, is a permanent asset installed with a simple line tap right where a control point is needed on an existing…
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Aug 10 2021
The Problem During an infrastructure improvement project, the Town of Windsor discovered an inoperable valve close to the historic downtown area.…
Jul 27 2021
APCO Surge Relief Angle Valves prevent damage from water hammer by opening when system pressure exceeds the set shut-off pressure of the valve disc.…
Gain control of your water system without shutdown with Insta-Valve insertion valves.
Gain control of your water system without shutdown with Insta-Valve insertion valves.
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Jul 15 2021
Maintaining a water distribution system demands constant management. As our water infrastructures continue to age, an estimated 20-50% of valves…
Metropolitan’s systems come with tanks, pumps, motors, piping, valves, and controls.
Metropolitan’s systems come with tanks, pumps, motors, piping, valves, and controls.
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Jul 13 2021
While there are several variables in the movement and distribution of potable water, perhaps the most important one is ensuring that the supplied…
Jun 30 2021
Photo & Figures Credits: Orest Protch One of the most baffling problems for process operators, engineers and supervisors to troubleshoot…
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Jun 28 2021
We are on a mission to provide solutions for control that make the world safer, healthier, and more productive. Discover the Hydra-Stop difference…
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Jun 28 2021
The Problem On New Year’s Eve a leak was discovered within an industrial area busy with train traffic in Northern Indiana. The source of the leak was…
Jun 22 2021
Val-Matic has developed the most comprehensive line of water and wastewater air valves available. Air Valves perform two important functions in a…
Jun 17 2021
Our valve insertion solution, Insta-Valve, is a permanent asset installed with a simple line tap right where a control point is needed on an existing…
Jun 17 2021
Ideal for planned, routine, or emergency maintenance, the Insta-Valve 250 is a permanent asset that provides site-specific control and installs in as…
Jun 17 2021
Ideal for planned, routine, or emergency maintenance, the Insta-Valve Plus 250 is a permanent asset that provides site-specific control and installs…
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