We're under no illusion that process steam is rather complicated, even a basic system can seem overwhelming if you're new the field which is why we've written so many blogs. Each article covers one of the many different uses of process steam or the steam products we offer and are always full of other useful information, hints and tips. Of course with the process steam industry being so vast you may have further questions at which point you can speak to our team of experts.
ValvesTubesFittings.com are pleased to offer a new range of non-return valve for process steam; the aptly named SteamCheckValve, or more accurately, the Genebre Art2416 is available to purchase today in sizes from 15mm (1/2”) to 80mm (3”) nominal bore. Our aim is to supply quality products at the most competitive prices possible especially where process steam systems are concerned. We have an excellent reputation as a steam specialist supplier working with businesses all over our region and..
TLV is one of the market leaders in process steam technology offering a range of products with unique qualities and design features. One of their most prolific products is their pressure reducing valves and in particular the COSPECT Series of products. Also known as TLV COS pressure reducing valves; this unique and efficient range of valves come complete with a built-in cyclone separator and free float steam trap. Comparing this single item to a standard pressure reducing valves inst..
Condensate removal from process steam lines is the key to an efficient process steam system and in our experience, many businesses don’t take the issue seriously enough. We have all heard the term wet steam when describing a normal steam system required for heat transfer to processes and heat exchangers. When a steam boiler produces process steam there is always some entrained condensate within the steam, but the wetter it is the less effective it is at heat transfer. You would norma..
The question “how can I improve my process steam system”? Has been asked for over a century, from the days of the first uses of steam in the textile industry, companies and individuals have sought ways to improve heat transfer and the carriage of steam. We have seen many improvements and changes to technology over many decades from many companies including TLV, Spirax Sarco, Gestra and many others too numerous to mention, although in recent years I have seen a 1923 Hopkinson steam trap still in ..
ValvesTubesFittings.com can now offer the full range of flanged TLV COS-R pressure reducing valves in GGG40 ductile cast iron 15mm to 50mm. In addition, the 15mm to 25mm BSP threaded version is also available for delivery to suit your requirements. This high-quality versatile pressure reducing valve for steam is one of the market leaders due to design quality and service life.
The TLV COS-R pressure reducing valve has a unique curved piston which deflects water hammer and is self-centring, en..