Valves

Kimray Receives Oklahoma Exporting Award

Kimray recently received the Oklahoma Governor’s Award for Excellence in Exporting. We are honored by this recognition and view it as a testament to the hard work of our international team, our partners, and God’s continued blessing on our business. Kimray’s international sales team consists of Director of International Sales Jerry Martin, Business Development Managers Carlos
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Control Valves and Ball Valves Overview

Control Valves and Ball Valves

Oil and gas producers use control valves and ball valves to control the flow, pressure, and even temperature of process fluid, water, or gas. In this article we will explain three of the most common types of valves: V-Port or Segmented Ball Valves Globe Valves Full and Reduced Port Ball Valves V-Port or Segmented Ball
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Introducing Flo-Tite Ball Valves and Rotary Control Valves

Kimray is pleased to announce that we now offer high-quality ball valves and rotary control valves. What’s the difference between Kimray Control Valves and Ball Valves? Our industry-standard Kimray control valves are globe-type valves that provide precise control and come with a number of trim options. For valves in smaller pipelines that need tighter controls
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Control Valve Sizing: 3 Likely Symptoms of an Oversized Control Valve

Correct valve sizing is crucial to proper operation of your oil and gas production site. Today I’ll be discussing tips on valve sizing and sharing 3 symptoms of an improperly sized control valve. Typically, symptoms of an undersized valve are easy to spot. When you start production, the valve will stand wide open and your
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Prevent Freezing Valves: Valve Insulation Jackets vs. Catalytic Heaters

  Operators often use valve insulation jackets or insulation wrapped with heat tape to keep valves warm and prevent freezing. In this article, we’ll explain how valves freeze and highlight a better alternative: a CATCO Catalytic Heater. How Do Valves Freeze? Frozen instruments can lead to significant production downtime and accompanying frustration. And while freezing
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