Tag Archives: Valve Actuators

Decision Tree on Selecting Electric or Pneumatic Rotary Actuators with Quarter Turn Valves

Valve Actuators: Selecting Electric vs Pneumatic It is easy to get lost in the weeds when choosing between electric and pneumatic actuators for quarter turn valves. Brian Booth, Assured Automation’s Vice President of Sales and Product Manager for thermal and remote … Continue reading

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Conversion of the VA Series Valve Fail Position

This video shows the conversion of the VA series valve fail position from normally closed to normally open. Assured Automation: We Make Automation Easy!! In this video we will be converting a Normally Closed VA compact automated valve to Normally … Continue reading

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GOT VA? Compact Automated On-Off Valve used in Milking Parlors

When I sat down to write my weekly blog post, I was looking for inspiration. Many of our products are used in typical industrial type applications.When I think of butterfly valves, I think of large line water applications; plug valves– … Continue reading

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Vertical Carousel Shelving Solves Product Inventory Issues

In order to satisfy the increasing demand for product inventory, Assured Automation has acquired two new vertical carousel shelving units to boost inventory levels in Clark, NJ. These automated shelving carousels are designed and engineered to increase productivity.  These units … Continue reading

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Scotch-Yoke Piston Actuators

Assured Automation’s O Series pneumatic scotch-yoke actuators are used on quarter turn (90°) ball valves, plug valves, dampers and resilient seated butterfly valves. The features of these pneumatic scotch-yoke actuators include: High duty cycle life, up to 1,000,000 cycles Double acting and spring … Continue reading

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Assured Automation’s FireChek® Equipped Pneumatic Shutoff Valves Support Growth of LNG Distribution

FireChek triggers quickly, securing pneumatically operated process line valves LNG transport is growing as supplies for natural gas continue to grow in the U.S. LNG is used to transport natural gas to markets, where it is regasified and distributed through … Continue reading

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Some Determining Factors in Valve Actuator Selection

When deciding to actuate a valve, whether for precision process control, inaccessibility to remote areas, for emergency fail-safe requirements or because of excessive valve operating torque, it is important to choose the proper actuator for the specific application. Valve Actuator … Continue reading

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Refineries and Cryogenic Transfer Trailer Manufacturers Use Automatic Fire Safety Shutoff Valve to Protect Property and Life

According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) the cautionary response for Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) fire situations is to stop discharge, if possible.1Responses to LNG related fires need to be automatic and quick. Automatic Fire Safety Shutoff Valve … Continue reading

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Custom Lug Butterfly Valve with Shaft Extension and Electric Actuator

Check out our custom automated Lug Butterfly Valve with on/off Electric Actuator and shaft extension, for use with buried service. Visit the ST Series Resilient Seated Butterfly Valves Product Page Configure & Purchase ST Series Resilient Seated Butterfly Valves Online … Continue reading

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Custom PVC Butterfly Valve with Tee Assemblies

Check Out Assured Automation’s Custom PVC Plastic Butterfly Valves mounted in a tee assembly with electric actuator used for diverting water into overflow tanks. Visit the FE Series PVC Butterfly Valves Product Page Configure & Purchase FE Series PVC Butterfly … Continue reading

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