Youngdahl, R.

Emerson Automation Solutions, Marshalltown, Iowa

Reid Youngdahl is a Valve Technical Specialist at Emerson’s flow controls products in Marshalltown, Iowa. He began working for Emerson in 2013 as an applications engineer, providing global control valve technical support for various industrial markets, such as oil and gas, power generation and OEMs. Mr. Youngdahl provides technical consultations for severe-service control valve applications to optimize customer solutions. He holds a BS degree in mechanical engineering from Iowa State University.

Improving plant operations with control valve simulations

Novak, L., Youngdahl, R., Emerson Automation Solutions

In today’s business climate, where project budgets and schedules are under cost and time pressures (and where installed valve applications must perform reliably under increasingly severe conditions), valve simulations are enabling new capabilities.