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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Glycol Circulation Conversion Chart

All natural gas comes to the surface with water vapor. At this early stage of production,  “wet gas” refers to natural gas. Gas dehydration is the process of separating this water from the gas in order to sell the “dry gas” for end use. The most common method of removing water from gas is glycol
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Kimray Flow Meters and Monitors

Pressure, Temperature, and Flow are three key elements of oil and gas control. “Flow” is how rapidly process fluid or gas is passing through a given system. The best tool for measuring flow is a turbine flow meter. How a turbine flow meter works Fluid entering the meter passes through the inlet flow straightener, which
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Introducing Flo-Tite Ball Valves and Rotary Control Valves

Kimray is pleased to announce a new strategic partnership with Flo-Tite Valves and Controls. Located in Lumberton, North Carolina, Flo-Tite is a manufacturer of high-quality ball valves and rotary control valves used in a wide variety of industries. This partnership will allow us to provide an expanded array of control solutions for upstream and midstream oil and
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Recall Notice | 1709 Bodies

A recall has been initiated by Buck Company Inc., casting supplier to Kimray Inc., of all products built with a 1709 body and stamped with the heat code FZ9. These items have serial numbers between 217150xxxx­–218065xxxx. Updated April 16, 2018: This includes ALL products that contain 1709 bodies with the heat code FZ9 (NOW TO
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