Mining Weekly | Valves http://www.miningweekly.com/page/valves-1 Mon, 10 Aug 2020 11:29:52 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Local industry pressurised by ‘cheap imports’ http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cheap-imports-putting-local-industry-under-pressure-2020-05-15 Mamaili Mamaila Valves Fri, 31 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 551907 1595860621 1596146400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000869292_resized_valves2astorekeymak1505201022.jpg EXCLUSIVE VIBES Astore Keymak is the sole South African distributor of the Italian-manufactured FIP thermoplastic valves range 511 287 New technology increases valve life http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-technology-increases-valve-life-2020-07-15 Theresa Bhowan Valves Fri, 31 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 559309 1595940280 1596146400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000885650_resized_mwvalvesbrimisengineeringmoeketsi0720201022.jpg MOEKETSI MPOTU The DISTRAN Ultra Pro imaging device is being used by the largest air-separation plant globally 511 287 Local sourcing of valves reduces impact of lockdown http://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-sourcing-of-valves-reduces-impact-of-lockdown-2020-07-16 Theresa Bhowan Valves Fri, 31 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 559556 1595940422 1596146400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000886270_resized_miningvalvesrgrtechnologies0720201022.jpg BRIGHT HORIZONS RGR Technologies aims to increase its product offering for the heavy-duty services and applications sector going forward 511 287 Mining trending toward thermoplastic valves http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-trending-toward-thermoplastic-valves-2020-07-17 Theresa Bhowan Valves Fri, 31 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 559606 1595940494 1596146400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000886266_resized_mwvalvesbmg0720201022.jpg INNOVATIVE PLASTIC A SAFi installation in the hydro-metallurgical sector was at a copper mine, where thermoplastic valves provided a solution for the storage and transport of sulphuric acid 511 287 Parts analysis, diagnostic tools avoid downtime http://www.miningweekly.com/article/parts-analysis-diagnostic-tools-avoids-downtime-2020-07-16 Theresa Bhowan Valves Fri, 31 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 559543 1596191808 1596146400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Supplier expands footprint http://www.miningweekly.com/article/valves-supplier-expands-footprint-2020-03-06 Darren Parker Valves Fri, 06 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545122 1583155056 1583445600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000854311_resized_valvesinvinciblevalvespamduplessis0818dylan1022.jpg PAM DU PLESSIS The new premises and satellite branches will make operations more efficient 511 287 Valves body hopes for surge in course enrolments http://www.miningweekly.com/article/valves-body-hopes-for-surge-in-course-enrolments-2020-03-06 Darren Parker Valves Fri, 06 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545130 1582268685 1583445600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000854326_resized_valvesinvinciblevalves20818dylan1022.jpg EMPLOYMENT INLET The training courses are particularly valuable when seeking employment in the valves sector 511 287 Local company becomes authorised Saunders distributor http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-becomes-authorised-saunders-distributor-2020-03-06 Darren Parker Valves Fri, 06 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545110 1583155056 1583445600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000854279_resized_valvessaundersweirtypeabi0220201022.jpg “A” VALVE The Saunders A series weir-type valve design is now available through Bearings International and Ernest Lowe 511 287 Valves industry continues to struggle http://www.miningweekly.com/article/valves-industry-continues-to-struggle-2020-03-06 Darren Parker Valves Fri, 06 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545119 1583310250 1583445600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000854301_resized_valvesoldabandonedmetallurgicalplantadobe020201022.jpg MANUFACTURING COOLDOWN Numerous South African foundries and smelters have doused their furnaces and shut their doors, leading to job losses in a number of manufacturing sectors 511 287 New valves premises on the cards http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-valves-premises-on-the-cards-2020-03-06 Darren Parker Valves Fri, 06 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545125 1583310381 1583445600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000854315_resized_valvesmoeketsibrimis020201022.jpg MOEKETSI MPOTU The new premises will include improved repair and refurbishment capacity 511 287 New ventures to boost flow offerings http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-aims-to-boost-flow-offerings-2019-08-09 Halima Frost Valves Fri, 09 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 526629 1564752911 1565301600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000814550_resized_minvalvesmetsocontrol08191022.jpg CONTROL FREAK Metso's flow control business will be fully operational by the second quarter of next year 511 287 Company obtains certification for valves http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-obtains-certification-for-valves-2019-08-09 Halima Frost Valves Fri, 09 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 526540 1564752906 1565301600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000813886_resized_valvesavkcem08191022.jpg ON THE BALL The CEM, IPV one-piece ball valve is one of the two valves to achieve the European standards certification 511 287 Valves division revamped to boost mining visibility http://www.miningweekly.com/article/valves-division-revamped-to-boost-mining-visibility-2019-08-09 Halima Frost Valves Fri, 09 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 526566 1565258673 1565301600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000813968_resized_ksbvalves250414duane1022.jpg LOCALLY MADE The revamped valves division will contribute to KSB's 70% local-content manufacturing capability goals 511 287 Order intake and sales increase for valves manufacturer http://www.miningweekly.com/article/order-intake-and-sales-increase-for-valves-manufacturer-2019-02-21 Cameron Mackay Valves Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512384 1551767537 1551996000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783064_resized_ksbpumpsvalvesservice310214duane1022.jpg ORDER INTAKE GROWTH Adjusted for currency translation effects, order intake for all regions grew, while currency-adjusted growth of the group was 6% 511 287 Slurry, thermoplastic valves up for mining task http://www.miningweekly.com/article/slurry-thermoplastic-valves-up-for-mining-task-2019-02-20 Cameron Mackay Valves Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512147 1551767536 1551996000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782480_resized_bmgvalverange022019b1022.jpg FLUID POWER RANGE BMG is working on new projects and solutions for historical issues regarding the pumping and conveying of slurries in the mining sector 511 287 Engineering company to offer mobile service for valves from September http://www.miningweekly.com/article/engineering-company-to-offer-mobile-service-for-valves-from-september-2019-02-20 Cameron Mackay Valves Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512135 1551953890 1551996000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782484_resized_brimissafetyvalvestestunit0220191022.jpg MOBILE VALVE REPAIR SERVICES Brimis plans to take its mobile valve-repair and testing services to the various refineries from September 511 287 Valve testing to ensure reliability, longevity http://www.miningweekly.com/article/valve-testing-to-ensure-reliability-longevity-2018-08-10 Halima Frost Valves Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493997 1533535915 1533852000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743313_resized_valvesattech08181022.jpg TESTING IN THE HORIZONTAL The horizontal positioning of the valve allows for accurate testing 511 287 Combined actuator process more cost effective http://www.miningweekly.com/article/combined-actuator-process-more-cost-effective-2018-08-10 Halima Frost Valves Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494057 1533535915 1533852000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743457_resized_valvesrotorkskil08181022.jpg SKILLFUL MONITORING The Skilmatic actuator is effectively integrated to monitor performance and maximize safety 511 287 IDC facilitates empowerment initiative in valves sector http://www.miningweekly.com/article/idc-facilitates-empowerment-initiative-in-valves-sector-2018-08-10 Halima Frost Valves Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494001 1533535915 1533852000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743324_resized_valvesuvcains08181022.jpg STRENGTH IN NUMBERS Ainsworth Engineering and United Valve Company will continue to support each other under new ownership 511 287 New-configuration valve creates export potential http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-configuration-valve-creates-export-potential-2018-08-10 Halima Frost Valves Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493957 1533535915 1533852000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743213_resized_valvesastore08181022.jpg THE MORE THE MERRIER The new hole configuration of the FK d90 industrial butterfly valve allows for better placement 511 287 Chemical-resistance valves an imperative for processing plants http://www.miningweekly.com/article/thermoplastic-industrial-valves-offering-chemical-resistance-for-processing-plants-2018-03-09 Marleny Arnoldi Valves Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478928 1520318978 1520546400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708973_resized_dkmanualgroupastorekeymakminingvalves0320181022.jpg MULTIPLE MATERIALS The DK valves are available in unplasticised polyvinyl chloride, chlorinated polyvinyl chloride, polypropylene homopolymer and polyvinylidene fluoride 511 287 Thermoplastic valves lightweight and cost saving http://www.miningweekly.com/article/thermoplastic-valves-lightweight-and-cost-saving-2018-03-09 Marleny Arnoldi Valves Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478929 1520318978 1520546400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708978_resized_safiflangedpolypropylenediaphragmvalvebmgminingvalves0320181022.jpg MINING READY SAFi’s lightweight polymer materials are integrated with a robust valve design to handle abrasive materials in demanding industries 511 287 Zone valves provide effective fire protection, reduce system cost http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zone-valves-provide-effective-fire-protection-reduce-system-cost-2018-03-09 Marleny Arnoldi Valves Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479004 1520318978 1520546400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000709154_resized_fstzsv25miningvalves0320181022.jpg FREE-FLOWING The ZSV-25 valve acts as a selector valve, directing the flow of Inergen fire-extinguishing agent to the correct zones, should a fire break out 511 287 Mining to continue to support valves industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-to-continue-to-support-valves-industry-2017-08-11 Nica Schreuder Valves Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459489 1501769231 1502402400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000667473_resized_panafricangoldprocessing.jpg WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND Commodity prices are expected to improve and give rise to a massive mineral-processing plant expansion across Africa 511 288 Growth aids new sales platform http://www.miningweekly.com/article/growth-provided-to-new-sales-platforms-2017-08-11 Nica Schreuder Valves Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459724 1501769232 1502402400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000667435_resized_ballvalvesbyrgrtechnologies20171022.jpg COMPLEXITY Despite the sophisticated nature of valves, ValveConnect emphasises that they are still commodity items accessible through an online platform 511 287 Local valves company employs competitive strategy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-valves-company-employs-competitive-strategy-2017-08-11 Nica Schreuder Valves Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459498 1501769231 1502402400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666234_resized_julienvanniekerkdateunknownarcontrols1022.jpg JULIEN VAN NIEKERK AR Controls has invested heavily in IncoValve & Controls to stimulate new product development 511 287 Restructuring ahead of expected mining boom http://www.miningweekly.com/article/restructuring-ahead-of-expected-mining-boom-2017-03-10 Victor Moolman Valves Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444144 1488868455 1489096800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628789_resized_valvesdezurikvalve2arcontrolsprovided201702221022.jpg SEVERE SERVICE The DeZurik KSV valve is being used at high-altitude locations that require piping systems to pump slurry up or down mountains 511 287 Certification grows company’s sales, ups market share http://www.miningweekly.com/article/certification-grows-company-market-share-ups-sales-2017-03-10 Victor Moolman Valves Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444410 1488868455 1489096800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629358_resized_stewartsandlloyds4nicola02051022.jpg SERVICE DELIVERY Stewarts & Lloyds attributes its strategically located branch network to always being able to ensure minimal downtime for customers 511 287 Facility set to boost skills, grow industry after slump http://www.miningweekly.com/article/facility-set-to-boost-skills-grow-industry-after-slump-2017-03-10 Victor Moolman Valves Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444138 1488868455 1489096800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628778_resized_valvesavkvalvessouthernafrica180916duane1022.jpg SKILLS TRANSFER The students trained at AVK’s Alrode facility are from technical schools and universities and professionals from the valves industry 511 287 Control valves market value over $13m by 2022 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/control-valves-market-value-over-13m-by-2022-2016-08-05 Victor Moolman Valves Fri, 05 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 421003 1470039410 1470348000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Valve in operation on tailings line for four years http://www.miningweekly.com/article/valve-in-operation-for-four-years-on-tailings-line-2016-08-05 Victor Moolman Valves Fri, 05 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420957 1470039409 1470348000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000571049_resized_valvescrossdeltaprovided1022.jpg GREATER RELIABILITY The Delta International valve manufacturing process employs tight tolerances and minimum clearances to ensure reliable performance 511 287