Shenandoah, TX, USA (June 15, 2011) – Featuring products from their extensive line of products for fluid handling applications in the chemical, petrochemical, oil & gas, power and refining industries, CRANE ChemPharma Flow Solutions™ and CRANE Energy Flow Solutions®, will sponsor and exhibit at the first Valve World Americas Conference & Expo (June 21-22, Waterway Marriot Hotel & Convention Center, Houston, TX, USA; Booth #418). CRANE will also contribute its expertise to an onsite workshop entitled “The Good, The Bad & the Ugly of Partial Stroking,” where CRANE representative Mike Brausch will serve as a panelist as the benefits and shortcomings of partial stroking are discussed (Wednesday, June 22 and 10:30 am, Waterway Ballroom 3).
At its booth, CRANE will display existing products from its many trusted brands across both the CRANE Energy and CRANE ChemPharma businesses. Brands on display include: Krombach®, Flowseal®, Duo-Chek®, Pacific Valves®, Center Line®, Resistoflex®, Xomox® and Saunders®. This show will also mark the introduction of CRANE ChemPharma’s Resistoflex®ATL PTFE Advanced Technology Liner. Featuring an outer shell protection that delivers superior permeation control up to 450° F, the Resistoflex®ATL meets the most difficult temperature and pressure cycling requirements. It is a cost-effective solution for handling corrosion in severe service applications.
“CRANE is an active participant in the industry and we value the opportunity to support the Valve World at its first American conference and expo, as a sponsor, exhibitor and workshop contributor,” said Bill Hayes, Vice President of Marketing, CRANE ChemPharma Flow Solutions. “We look forward to enhancing our partnership in growth with not only the Valve World organization, but also our customers, end-users and the industry as a whole.”
Other products CRANE plans to showcase include its XOMOX® XLB Lined Ball Valve, Saunders® XA Diaphragm, the Krombach® Metal Seated Ball Valve, its Pacific® Hydrofluoric Alkylation Valves, its VOTES® Infinity Valve Diagnostic System, and its Technical Paper No. 410 (TP-410), a technical resource that explains the flow of fluid through valves, pipes and fittings. Several copies will be raffled off for attendees each day.
Crane Co. is a diversified global manufacturer of engineered industrial products traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CR). Two of its businesses that belong to CRANE’s Fluid Handling business segment, CRANE ChemPharma Flow Solutions and CRANE Energy Flow Solutions, are providing highly engineered products for fluid handling applications worldwide. http://www.craneflowsolutions.com/
CRANE ChemPharma Flow Solutions™ designs and manufactures a variety of high performance products including: sleeved plug valves, lined valves, process ball valves, high performance butterfly valves, aseptic and industrial diaphragm valves, actuation, lined pipe, fittings and hoses, and air operated diaphragm and peristaltic pumps. Its trusted brands Saunders®, XOMOX®, DEPA®, ELRO®, REVO®, Resistoflex® and KROMBACH® offer customers complete and innovative fluid handling solutions designed for the most demanding corrosive, erosive, and high purity applications within the chemical, biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries.
CRANE Energy Flow Solutions® manufactures and sells highly engineered valves for the Energy sector including Power Generation, Petroleum Refining, Oil & Gas Production & Transport, and Commercial Construction. Its trusted brands include: ALOYCO®, CENTER LINE®, COMPAC-NOZ®, CRANE®, DUO-CHEK®, FLOWSEAL®, JENKINS®, KROMBACH®, NOZ-CHEK®, PACIFIC VALVES®, STOCKHAM®, TRIANGLE®, UNI-CHEK®, CRANE Valve Services and CRANE Nuclear.