CHEMICAL PROCESSING


It’s elemental: Accuracy is required in all that you do, and precision control is essential to product integrity and consistency. We implement process flow control equipment with the expertise to meet your exacting standards and meticulous specifications.

We can help you:

  • Match the nearly infinite variety of product and process requirements you must address
  • Manage batch process accuracy for quality with tested flow control solutions
  • Meet continuous process demands for reliability and uptime with equipment upgrades and process improvements
  • Comply with emissions standards and other safety regulations
  • Improve process performance with specialized audits and consultations

Solutions:

  • SIL-rated emergency shutdown (ESD) for SIS systems
  • Reactor and storage tank mixing
  • Contact, non-contact, and MLI-Level control
  • Slurry flow
  • Corrosive materials handling
  • pH, conductivity, and ORP measurement
  • Seal-less pumping technology
  • Severe service valves for corrosive, erosive, high pressure, and high temperature
  • High alloys
  • Cryogenic valves

EPC


Just like us, you thrive on partnership. Every connection you make affects your contracting arrangements in the construction industry. By partnering with us, you’ll be introduced to new ways of efficiently and effectively meeting project requirements.

We can help you:

  • Match diverse product specifications and client preferences
  • Provide critical equipment upgrades and process improvements
  • Adjust to expanding and contracting workloads and staffing levels
  • Supply equipment to handle jobs of any scale – affordably, reliably, and compliant with warranty expectations
  • Deepen your knowledge and expertise by using our audit, consultation, maintenance, and repair services
  • Respond to tighter project schedules and reduce risk by making operations safer and more efficient
  • Adapt systems to meet your demanding documentation requirements

Solutions:

  • Leading brands with broad AML acceptance
  • Specifications and applications support
  • Project management
  • FAT and inspection
  • Documentation packages and processes
  • Production and supply chain schedules
  • Domestic and export packaging
  • Start-up and commissioning support
  • Global service network through industry-leading suppliers

FOOD AND BEVERAGE


We keep it clean. And we can help you meet your high-purity standards and sanitary processing requirements with solutions from aseptic processing expertise to on-site process management.

We can help you:

  • Prevent product loss and loss of sterility
  • Increase production efficiency through fluid control automation
  • Ensure pumping efficiency by deploying the right products and ensuring proper maintenance
  • Meet regulatory compliance though expert planning and process problem solving – based on our experience with 3A, USDA, EHEDG, and FDA regulations and requirements
  • Eliminate costly downtime with routine assessments, and respond to personnel shortages and reduce costs using our maintenance and repair services along with specialized audits and consultations to improve process flow

Solutions:

  • High purity / aseptic design
  • Product recovery
  • Equipment performance reliability and optimization
  • Pump BEP modification and engineered upgrades
  • Mix-proof valves and valve manifold/matrix design
  • CIP Distribution / COP Tanks
  • Product Recovery / Pigging
  • UHT / HTST / Pasteurization / Heat Transfer
  • Batching and Blending
  • Recording and Control
  • Pump carts

GENERAL INDUSTRIAL


Some challenges are common across industries, yet specific needs of individual manufacturers and producers prevail. We respond with a range of individual offerings and custom solutions – implemented by our experienced sales and service consultants.

We can help you:

  • Meet manufacturing throughput and product quality demands
  • Stay equipped to handle jobs of any scale – affordably, reliably, and compliant with warranty expectations
  • Address rising facility and utility costs with equipment upgrades and process improvements
  • Reduce maintenance cost inflation using our maintenance and repair services
  • Improve process performance with our audits and consultations

Solutions:

  • Calibration and commissioning services
  • Energy monitoring and conservation
  • Energy audits on compressed air systems, steam traps, and boiler rooms
  • Utility flow measurement and totalizers for gas, steam, and compressed air
  • Preventative and predictive maintenance for rotating equipment
  • Discrete sensors and cordsets for proximity, level, pressure, temperature, and flow
  • VFDs to reduce energy consumption of compressors, pumps, and fans
  • Packaging
  • Precision fill valves
  • Hose stations
  • Humidity measurement and control
  • Waste water treatment
  • Liquid and bulk solids level gauges

HIGH PURITY


Precision is at the core of the pharmaceutical, biotech, and personal care industries. And today’s processing environment is transforming rapidly. We offer the experienced staff and sophisticated solutions to address your operational and technological challenges.

We can help you:

  • Enable validation of complex systems with process control strategies, equipment upgrades, and process improvements
  • Improve and manage material documentation processes
  • Respond to aggressive chemical processing requirements with our specialized audits and consultations to improve process flow
  • Manage limited processing space with compact designs and customized modular systems

Solutions:

  • Web-based MTRs
  • Industrial and sanitary products
  • Broad industry expertise
  • Pre-tested skidded systems
  • Tank CIP/ SIP
  • Bioreactor level measurement
  • Chromatography
  • Filtration
  • Sterilization

MUNICIPAL AND INSTITUTIONAL


We know the pressures of environmental regulations and industrial standards, as well as budgetary constraints. We address those needs by deploying high-efficiency solutions specifically crafted for utilities and the ancillary services that support them.

We can help you:

  • Respond to personnel shortages and reduce costs using our maintenance and repair services along with specialized audits and consultations to improve process flow
  • Ensure regulatory compliance with changing environmental standards through expert planning and process problem solving
  • Bring aging systems into specification with gear upgrades, new technologies, more efficient systems, and effective process improvements

Solutions:

  • Innovative pump designs that eliminate clogging
  • Water booster pumps and packaged systems
  • Solids handling pumps
  • Pump control , MCC, and VFD panels
  • Mechanical seals (split seals and component seals)
  • Coatings for concrete and metal protection from corrosion and erosion
  • Specialized pump coatings to increase efficiency and reduce power consumption
  • Accurate process measurement (custody transfer)
  • Third-party calibration verification
  • Analytical measurement: pH, turbidity, and DO (also fluoride, manganese, and sludge consistency)
  • Domestic water pressure boosting systems
  • Sewage and effluent pumps
  • Replacement lift stations
  • Positive displacement pumps and controls

OEM


Our valued relationships enable us to provide a range of premium products of exceptional composition. And we match the widely variable and critically precise specifications of individual components and integrated solutions.

We can help you:

  • Respond to complex client specifications and requirements
  • Provide all necessary resources for diverse OEM needs, such as equipment sourcing, special crating, and customized documentation packages
  • Ensure the reliability of equipment and system components
  • Coordinate special OEM pricing from multiple suppliers
  • Provide special commissioning and after-sale service – on local, regional, national, and global levels

Solutions:

  • Integrated solutions and specially designed products for unique applications
  • Applications support
  • Sizing and selection assistance to reduce equipment spend
  • Local assembly and testing reduces cost and shortens lead times
  • Staging and inspections within FCX Centers of Excellence
  • Consolidation of shipments within our distribution facilities
  • Global hazardous area agency approvals
  • Environmental equipment protection: paint specs, enclosures, dust covers, sunshades

OIL AND GAS


We can’t control the price of crude oil, but we can help you optimize your systems so rising costs are offset by greater operational efficiencies.

We can help you:

  • Improve hydrocarbon operations from metering, natural gas processing and compression, LNG, pipeline, and terminals to refining and petrochemical processing
  • Support transportation demands and pipeline infrastructure
  • Address environmental and safety concerns with reliable products and services, plus our integrated solutions
  • Ensure continuous process uptime
  • Respond to changes in crude oil types with equipment upgrades and process improvements

Solutions:

  • SIS – ESD valves
  • FM-approved safety shut-down valves
  • Remote manual actuators to replace chain wheels
  • Failsafe electric valve actuation
  • Sealed magnetic level gages to reduce LDARs
  • Custody transfer / LACT system components
  • Mass flow measurement
  • Reflux / Re-boiler level control
  • Coker switching and overhead vapor valves
  • TOV technology to eliminate gate valve leakage

POWER GENERATION


We offer solutions designed to help you operate productively, effectively, and efficiently in the face of regulatory pressures and changing industry standards.

We can help you:

  • Address the demand for more efficient operation, in response to economic pressures compromising budgets
  • Respond to personnel shortages and reduce costs using our maintenance and repair services along with specialized audits and consultations to improve process flow
  • Prepare for and respond to increased regulatory pressure on emissions
  • Offset higher capital costs of upgrades and coal-to-gas conversions
  • Upgrade gear and adapt processes to manage tighter outage schedules
  • Meet global energy requirements with our specialized consultations and audits

Solutions:

  • Feedwater, DA, drum, and condensate level control
  • Heat recovery
  • Cooling tower basin level and flow control
  • Pulverizer / coal burner isolation valves
  • Demineralizer, on-off, and control valves
  • Steam isolation, on-off, and control valves
  • Ash handling
  • Damper actuator upgrade and replacement
  • Feedwater heater – heat rate improvement
  • Torque tube replacement with Guided Wave Radar
  • Analytical and water chemistry
  • Sootblower air heater control valves
  • FGD Scrubber: ball, knife gate, butterfly, and diaphragm valves
  • Fuel oil / gas pressure control valves
  • Fuel oil / gas (FM approved) safety shutoff valves
  • Combustion analyzers (O2, CO2, CEMS)
  • Draft range and multivariable pressure transmitters
  • Pulverized coal level measurement

PULP AND PAPER


Fluctuations in demand and pricing are challenging enough, so we work to ensure the stability you expect in operations, maintenance, and production costs. Take advantage of our broad range of targeted solutions, from equipment to assessment and consultation services.

We can help you:

  • Protect margins through energy conservation and operating efficiency by deploying our integrated flow control solutions
  • Improve diminished system performance through production equipment updates
  • Reduce costs using our maintenance and repair services along with specialized audits and consultations to improve process performance
  • Address lost experience as legacy workforces retire
  • Prepare for increasing regulatory demands

Solutions:

  • Variable frequency drives
  • Water conservation and heat recovery
  • High-density cleaners
  • Low-flow chemical addition
  • Basis weight control
  • Separator level control
  • Steam and condensate for dryer sections
  • Consistency measurement
  • Coarse and fine dilution Cs control
  • Control valve loop optimization
  • Stock level control
  • Digester capping valves
  • Stock washer
  • Screening – accepts and rejects
  • Coating kitchen

STEEL AND METALS


You feel the pressure as much as anyone. The daily demands of balancing safety and performance across intensive processes can be a burden. We can improve processes and address budgetary constraints to help make you more productive.

We can help you:

  • Respond to ever-changing consumer demands by perfecting your flow control systems
  • Improve operational efficiencies so you can better adjust to global competitive pricing pressure
  • Offset rising production costs with equipment upgrades and process improvements
  • Meet changing standards and respond to increasing environmental regulations
  • Match the growing need for automation of aging plants, by upgrading technology and modernizing equipment using our maintenance and repair services

Solutions:

  • Flow, pressure, and temperature measurements
  • Control valves for natural gas, air, oxygen, argon, nitrogen, and cooling water
  • Integrated systems for blast furnace, caster, blooming mill, hot mill, cold mill, and coke battery applications
  • Corrosion-resistant lined pipe, valves, and instrumentation for pickling lines
  • High-alloy valves
  • Oxygen service valves and instruments
  • Oxygen cleaning of valves and components
  • Magmeters for cooling and quench water
  • Argon oxygen decarburization (AOD) system valves

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