Automated ball valve
The Series 3BV2 automated ball valve incorporates a full port design for maximum flow rates with minimal pressure drop.
The Series 3BV2 automated ball valve incorporates a full port design for maximum flow rates with minimal pressure drop. The ANSI 150# flange comes in a variety of connection sizes, to suit many applications. It features a blow-out-proof stem and reinforced RTFE seats and seals for safety, longer life and leak-free operation. The unit’s four-seat design accommodates high cycling automation, and it comes with a choice of either pneumatic or electric actuators.
W.E. Anderson, a div. of Dwyer Instruments Inc.
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Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey