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L1300 - Control Valve Engineering

Course number
On-site or at our offices
  • Montreal, QC - French
    Oct 20, 2021 - Oct 21, 2021
    2 Days - Price: $1,465

Duration: 2 days

 Following this course, the participant will master the basics of valves sizing and valve selection. 

Intended for

Instrumentation engineers and technicians.


Some experience with industrial controls equipment including control valves and actuators would be helpful.

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. Students who complete this course will:

  • Select the proper valve characteristic for a given process
  • Choose suitable styles of control valves for an application
  • Size control valves and actuators
  • Select the best actuator for all applications
  • Properly apply positioners and instruments
  • Actuator Selection and Sizing
  • Cavitation
  • Control Valve Selection: Rotary/Sliding Stem
  • Corrosion Resistant Valves
  • Liquid Valve Sizing
  • Positioners and Transducers
  • Valve Application Guidelines
  • Valve Characteristics
  • Valve Packing Considerations
  • Valve Noise (IEC Prediction Method)
  • Gas Valve Sizing

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