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Yet another valve donation

We have received yet another training valve donation – and very timely it is too, as it’s our Training fortnight here at BVAA HQ! This time it is a sectioned stainless steel ball valve, thanks to our friends Glyn, Dave and their families at Valve Solutions. This is already being pawed over in the Advanced Valves sessions. Thank you all who helped! ...

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Brazil O&G and Marine Highlights

DIT News of the Brazilian Market. DIT team in Energy and Marine can help you navigate opportunities to help grow your business internationally. Here are some of the current export opportunities, in the Brazilian market. Brazil - Pipeline joints A subsea firm is looking for UK suppliers of pipeline joints. Brazil - Calculation engineering A major oil and gas com...

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Use of Photo Library Images

Following a couple of discussions last week, a reminder again to all members about the BVAA/ValveUser views concerning library/stock images. In short, the use of library images is frankly best avoided in PR material you would like BVAA to feature. The reasons for this are simple. Photo libraries can be relentless in their pursuit of people they believe are infringing their copyright....

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Desktop Exhibition at Bechtel

Last week, on 19th April, the BVAA team were at Bechtel, Park Royal, London hosting another successful Desktop Exhibition. BVAA's Event Manager, Barbara Lestak-Maynes commented:- "We had not only Bechtel personnel attend, there were also staff from BP and Adnoc. It was very well received overall." 18 BVAA exhibitors got the opportunity to showcase their products to C. 40 v...

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ARAMCO / DIT Event

On Monday, the Two Rob’s attended a very interesting event in London hosted by DIT in conjunction with Aramco. Two dozen valve companies responded to the BVAA call, and we must have been the largest sector-specific group in attendance. Aramco’s 10 year forward plan apparently includes $13b spend on valves alone – a colossal sum. There are strings however, and members looking ...

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BVAA AT NEC expo

BVAA exhibited this week in the Fluid Power section of the cluster of Engineering events held at the NEC. We’ve attended busier shows, but the small group of members and the Association itself were rewarded with the occasional good quality enquiry, and in BVAA’s case, an awful lot of visitors popping by to say hello. We were able to point customers in the right direction for produ...

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Another generous donation!

Our training room is looking bountiful with your donations. They're truly an asset to our training courses. This week we would like to say a big thank you to Kevin Sullivan and QTRCO-SG (a Severn Glocon Group company) for the latest addition to our collection. We now have a QTRCO “Q series” pneumatic spring return actuator and QTRCO “F Series” pneumatic spring return actuator. ...

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Exporting opportunity - Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan - Water project equipment A local authority is looking to upgrade a water treatment plant and pumping station. The project needs the: - rehabilitation of a water treatment plant and first lift pumping station - supply of pipes for rehabilitation of water network - supply of flow meters and pressure control valves - supply of maintenance and laboratory equ...

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Exporting opportunity - Israel

Israel - Oil Valves A leading corporation has issued a tender for valves to be used in the oil industry. You must be able to supply: - valves which meet the design standard API 6D, API monogram - a 6 inch plug valve, 150, double block and bleed, rotork operated - a 20 inch gate valve, 150, Rotork operated You must: - have proven experience of supplying t...

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Updated guidance on offshore fire and explosion design

Updated information setting out good practice in designing against fire and explosions on offshore installations is published by Oil & Gas UK today (Thursday 29 March). Revisions to the document, developed by industry experts, will provide companies in the UK Continental Shelf with the most up to date good practice and guidance. Oil & Gas UK today said the framework is an important to...

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