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Valve Essentials Course

Valve World

Valve World Presents:

Valve Academy Valve World

Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria – Houston, TX, USA

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 – 9:00AM – 5:00PM

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Topics to be covered:

Basic introduction to flow control

  • Quarter-turn valves – including ball, plug and butterfly valves
  • Common design features – such as end connections, gaskets, bonnets, stems, stem seals, seats, backseats and trims
  • Self-acting valves – such as check valves
  • Multi-turn valves – including gate, globe, needle, pinch and diaphragm valves
  • Valve Applications – such as oil & gas production and transportation, refining, LNG, power generation, chemical processing and utility lines
  • Topics relating to valve ratings, materials, testing and more
  • Problems, installation and maintenance

Ideal participants:

  • Professionals looking for a generalized outline of valve systems and equipment
  • Anyone looking to renew and update their knowledge base on this subject
  • Valve distributors and manufacturers’ sales representatives looking to expand their understanding of the products
  • New professionals in the valve industry without a technical or engineering background

Attendees receive:

  • Certificate of completion
  • Lunch, snacks and drink
  • Print copy of Valve World Americas journal
  • Digital subscription to Valve World Americas journal
  • Valve Essentials and Fugitive Emissions Workbooks with notes from the courses

Additional information:

The cost to attend each one-day session, which run from 9:00AM to 5:00PM, is $499 USD

Deadline for registration: Friday, December 1, 2017


For questions, please contact Lindsay Jackson at


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