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Valves

A valve is a device that regulates, directs or controls the flow of a fluid (gases, liquids, fluidized solids, or slurries) by opening, closing, or partially obstructing various passageways. Valves are technically pipe fittings, but are usually discussed as a separate category. In an open valve, fluid flows in a direction from higher pressure to lower pressure.
 
The simplest, and very ancient, valve is simply a freely hinged flap which drops to obstruct fluid (gas or liquid) flow in one direction, but is pushed open by flow in the opposite direction.
 
Valves are majorly used in water controlling for Irrigation as well as industrial, military, commercial, residential, and transport sectors. Such as drip irrigation and sprinkler irrigation, oil and gas, power generation, mining, water reticulation, sewage and chemical manufacturing.
 
In daily life, most noticeable are plumbing valves, such as taps for tap water. Other familiar examples include gas control valves on cookers, small valves fitted to washing machines and dishwashers, safety devices fitted to hot water systems, and valves in car engines. In nature, veins acting as valves are controlling the blood circulation; heart valves control the flow of blood in the chambers of the heart and maintain the correct pumping action.
 
Valves play a vital role in industrial applications ranging from transportation of drinking water to control of ignition in a rocket engine.
 
Valves may be operated manually, either by a handle, lever, pedal or wheel. Valves may also be automatic, driven by changes in pressure, temperature, or flow. These changes may act upon a diaphragm or a piston which in turn activates the valve, examples of this type of valve found commonly are safety valves fitted to hot water systems or boilers.
 
More complex control systems using valves requiring automatic control based on an external input (i.e., regulating flow through a pipe to a changing set point) require an actuator. An actuator will stroke the valve depending on its input and set-up, allowing the valve to be positioned accurately, and allowing control over a variety of requirements.
 

Schlumberger Controls

The history of the brand  Schlumberger begins in the early 1900. Around 1930 the brand made​​ a leap forward and this technological innovation is still continuing. Technical challenges include Schlumberger deepwater operations, collateral flow, tapping unconventional sources, processing of heavy oil, enhanced oil recovery, high pressure and high temperature challenges, carbonate reservoirs and real-time operations.

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Rombach

ITT Controls also supplies products of Rombach. The products from Rombach are designed to increase customer satisfaction and to reduce the overall cost. The meters are uniquely constructed to give utilities just that little bit extra they need in a complex and competitive marketplace.

The unique modular design of the products of Rombach ensures that individual installation requirements can be met.

Products of Rombach distinguish themselves because they are all modular.

The advantages of
products from Rombach, products ITT Controls can offer, are their compact size, better overall aesthetics, fewer leak points, easy operation, flexible piping configurations, long life, maintenance-free operation and a cost effective temperature compensation.

Besides natural gas Rombach products also can be used for other materials. Please inform the sales department which product is the most suitable for your application.

ITT Controls delivers besides products from Rombach virtually all products and components for the petrochemical and process industries including manual valves, filters, pressure regulators, butterfly valves, pressure switches, combination controls, electronic flame detection and control, pilot burners and burners, further inflammation and regulation , thermoelectric safety, heating controllers comfort control, measuring and test equipment and many other products for the petrochemical and process industries.

If you want more information on products, parts and accessories of Rombach in the oil and gas industry please contact the sales department at info@ittcontrols.com

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SIT Controls

ITT Controls also supplies SIT products and components for the petrochemical and process industries. Sit's equipment for safety, control and regulation are suitable for many applications. One should think of wall-mounted and freestanding boilers, stoves, fireplaces, patio heaters, clothes dryers, water heaters, household stove, pool heaters, heating systems for recreational vehicles and catering equipment such as ovens, fryers and bain maries.

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ConoFlow

ITT Controls also provides controllers, actuators, positioners, transducers and other products from ITT Conoflow. ITT Conoflow is part of ITT Control Technologies. The product range of ITT Conoflow is very wide and we can help you with the right components and materials.

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