Fluid Handling Process and Control Valves
Valves for Fluid handling are used for controlling the flow of liquids, gases and slurries in a pipe or other enclosure, as directed by a signal from a controller. Control valves enable the direct control of flow rates of fluids, therefore controlling process quantities such fluid level, temperature and pressure. Fluid process valves are of seven main types: gate valves, globe valves, plug valves, needle valves, butterfly valves, spool valves and poppet valves. Need help finding a fluid handling valve for your special application? Find global manufacturers of fluid handling valves in our Equipment Guide.