Sea Rug Hoo Ha (Peter Howes) took out Division G ahead of Starpac
(Lia Darby) and Noakes White (Peter Langman).
For the first time in the United States, Bosch showcased the Sapal Starpac
Flowserve Corporation, a leading provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, has announced the release of the StarPac 3, the third-generation Valtek StarPac smart control valve.
The StarPac 3 is the only fully integrated smart control valve on the market, providing full proportional integral derivative (PID) control.
Stand-alone control valve The StarPac 3 offers repeatability, accuracy and quick-system response time with a small footprint and simple installation.
The world's first and only industrial valve that both controls and measures flow, StarPac
is used in the oil and gas, refining, chemical, steel and industrial gas markets.
It also provides an air express service through StarPac
, which is a courier operation of Caribbean Star Airlines.
Plastics manufacturers and pharmaceutical companies are preventing equipment failure and scheduling maintenance downtime more conveniently by replacing their control valves with the StarPac intelligent control valve system developed by the StarSystems division of Valtek Inc.
The StarPac system consists of two pressure sensors, each body mounted upstream and downstream of the valve seat.
Sensor signals are sent to the StarPac's electronics package, where they are converted to digital and analog information.
StarPac can function in temperatures ranging from cryogenic to 1200[degrees]F and pressures ranging from vacuum to 20,000 psi with liquids, gases, and slurries.
In an environmentally driven application, a StarPac valve was installed by pharmaceutical manufacturer Merck & Co.