What is a Flange Valve?

Flange Valve Connections Flange valves are straightforward and easy to install and remove from an application. A flange valve connection is secured bolts. A gasket is put between the flanges to help seal the joint. If installed correctly, flange connections create a fluid-tight seal. In this article we are going to explain flange valve connections,
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What is a Globe Valve?

Globe Valves A globe valve is one of the most common types of control valve. Oil and gas producers use globe valves to control the flow, pressure and temperature of process fluid, water, or gas. In this article we will explain the function of a globe valve. Globe valves have sphere-shaped bodies. Inside the valve, a
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What is a Burner Management System?

What is a Burner Management System (BMS)? Oil and natural gas companies use a burner management system to provide temperature control on heated vessels. Typical features of a burner management system include safe start-up, emergency shutdown, and remote monitoring of process burners. What is the purpose of a BMS? Producers introduce heat to oil and
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Product Notice | REL and REM Repair Kits

This product notice is to inform you that we have made the following changes to Kimray Treater Valve repair kits: REL and REM outgoing repair kits for Kimray Treater Valves contain an extra part. We made a change to the reversible seat material in May 2018. The new seat style has a metal insert, making
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Are You Using the Wrong Valve Trim?

What is Valve Trim? Valve trim consists of three basic items: the stem, ball, and seat. These are the critical parts that control the flow of liquid and gas through a valve. They are also the pieces most exposed to process elements, and therefore most vulnerable to wear. The Wrong Valve Trim A Kimray customer
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