The use of plastic rotors in Nu-Con demountable rotary valves has proved to be a sound solution for eliminating metal contamination, which is a possibility with full stainless steel construction.
Parker Instrumentation has signed a framework agreement for the supply of the instrumentation valves, manifolds and tube fittings for the giant Kashagan oil project in Kazakhstan.
For processes requiring high level cleanability, SSP Pumps has unveiled its Series X range of rotary lobe pumps (RLPs). Its characteristic smooth low shear pumping action is suitable for assured gentle handling of delicate and sensitive media. The pumps also comply with the European Hygienic Equipment Design Group (EHEDG), USA 3-A Sanitary Standard and FDA regulations.