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Metso Boosts

The KSB Group supplied valves for a new steam power plant is currently being built in Barh, in the Indian State of Bihar. The complete order comprised 6,580 gate valves, globe valves and check valves as well as other types of valves worth a two-digit million Euro. About one third of these valves are manufactured […]

Idex Corporation

Flowserve Corporation, a provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, has submitted a binding offer to acquire the equity of SIHI Group, a global provider of engineered vacuum and fluid pumps and related services, from TBG Europe for consideration of approximately EUR 298M. Flowserve anticipates funding the transaction with cash […]

Arcelormittal Awarded

Oswal Industries Limited (OIL), an Indian manufacturer of gate, globe, check, ball, cryogenic, and pressure seal valves, has won a USD 1.5 Million export order for an Exxon Mobil LNG Project in the US. OIL will supply cryogenic valves covering the size range of 3” to 24” and pressure rating of 150# to 600#. The […]

Purchases by OEMs

Next year former Soviet Union countries will spend just under $4 billion for industrial valves. .Russia accounts for the majority of the purchases. The Ukraine has significant purchases. Due to the problems with Russia and concern about Russian gas supply, Ukraine is building two large coal gasification plants. Each plant will have more than 10,000 […]

Oil Prices

East Asian purchases of valves for nuclear power plants will boost the market for valves in the nuclear industry to over $2.4 billion by 2017.In 2017 China and other East Asian nuclear valve purchasers will spend $755 million. This represents over 30 percent of the anticipated total purchases in 2017. Western Europe expenditures will exceed […]

KSB invests

The KSB Group is investing €12 million in its La Roche-Chalais factory in the west of France to strengthen and extend the company’s position in the global cryogenic valve market

Good business

The Nordheim instrumentation manufacturer AS-Schneider is pleased with continuing good business in the Middle East: Just recently, the company’s Dubai subsidiary has received two major orders totaling € 700,000. This strengthens AS-Schneider’s presence as a manufacturer and supplier of quality valves in the Arab world.

power station of the future

KSB Aktiengesellschaft successfully tested a high-performance gate valve at the Großkraftwerk Mannheim (GKM) power plant as part of the 725 HWTII project. The main valve components are made of nickel base alloy 617 B. Positive experience has already been gained with this material during a previous research project carried out at the GKM plant.

Graco acquires

Graco, a manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, acquired the stock of Alco Valves Group (Alco), a UK-based manufacturer of high quality, high-pressure valves used in oil & natural gas, and other industrial processes.

KSB supplied

The KSB Group supplied valves for a new steam power plant is currently being built in Barh, in the Indian State of Bihar. The complete order comprised 6,580 gate valves, globe valves and check valves as well as other types of valves worth a two-digit million Euro. About one third of these valves are manufactured […]