Pentair supplies wedge-gate valves at Middle East petrochemicals project
Engineered and manufactured under the Fasani brand, the specialist carbon steel bodied valves measure 78 and 84 inches in diameter with ANSI class 150 pressure rating.
Pentair Valves & Controls has supplied its largest-ever
bolted bonnet flanged wedge gate valves for an integrated petrochemical
plant located in the
Middle East, the company announced on Wednesday.
Engineered and manufactured under the Fasani
the specialist carbon
steel bodied valves measure
78 and 84 inches in diameter with ANSI class 150 pressure
Designed for wet flare line applications within the plant,
the Pentair team worked closely with the project
procurement contractor to design, manufacture, and test the
customized valve solution.
For this project
, Pentairs wedge gate
valve design offered an improved fluid passage and optimized
flow compared with other valve technology
options, according to
Pentairs production facility in Rescaldina, Italy,
features one of the largest test benches in Europe
with stringent and
extensive testing for customized wedge gate valves of this
size and capacity.
These extraordinary Fasani valves are the
largest cast wedge gate valves ever produced by Pentair and
represent a substantial engineering accomplishment for our
team, said Trevor Shanks, vice president of gate,
globe, check and control valves at Pentair Valves &
Controls. Delivering a highly customized solution of
this magnitude to our customer in a short timeframe
demonstrates our capability and expertise in leading the way
in large size valve production.
brand large size wedge gate
valves are suited to challenging applications in the petrochemical
processing industries. Pentair Valves & Controls also
offers a range of high performance gate, globe and check
valves in cast materials for large pipe sizes, noble alloy
materials and cryogenic services to comply with various ASME
and API requirements