The high cost and long lead time associated with replacing aging valves on their cement transport rail trucks led a client to KDV in search of an economical and timely solution.
A stainless steel KDV ball valve with specially designed flange adapters provided an exact match to the face to face dimensions of the original valves. The upgrade from cast iron to stainless steel will result in longer service life.
This DN400 KDV Knife gate valve with 2.7 Metre extension spindle is destined for a plastics manufacturing plant where it will service as a storm water isolation valve.
KDV Knife Gate valves are available from DN50 to DN2000 with a range of operators including; Non rising hand wheel, Gear Box, Chain wheel, Lever or actuator (Pneumatic, Hydraulic actuator, Electric).