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1300 - Control Valve Engineering

Course number
On-site or at our offices
  • Saint John, NB - English
    Oct 6, 2021 - Oct 7, 2021
    2 Days

Duration: 2 days

Following this course, the participant will be able to select the proper valve characteristic for a given process, choose suitable styles of control valves for an application, select the best actuator for all applications and properly apply positioners and instruments. 

Intended for

Engineers, technicians and others responsible for the selection, sizing and application of control valves, actuators and control valve instrumentation.

Course Content

This 2 day course explains how to select the correct control valve, actuator and accessories to operate through the full range of process conditions. This course covers general applications and emphasizes the sizing and selection methods for a broad variety of control valves and actuators. Students will solve various sizing and selection problems using published materials and software, plus participate in equipment demonstrations and workshops.

  • Actuator Selection and Sizing 
  • Cavitation 
  • Control Valve Selection: Rotary/Sliding Stem 
  • Corrosion Resistant Valves 
  • Liquid Valve Sizing 
  • Positioners and Transducers 

  • Valve Application Guidelines 
  • Valves Characteristics 
  • Valves Packing Considerations 
  • Valve Noise ( IEC Prediction Method ) 
  • Gas Valve Sizing

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