FC Tech is the exclusive distributor for Vanessa valve for HF Alkylation units in the USA and Canada.
As a result of feedback received at the 2009
UOP HF Alkylation Symposium, FC Tech management made the strategic decision to
pursue a triple offset rotary valve manufacturer for the purpose of designing
and building the "next generation" block valve for HF Alkylation classes HF 2-5.
Why would FC Tech take on such a challenge?
Gate valves in HF Alkylation units above 8 inch in size suffer from:
How did this “Next Generation” HF Alkylation valve design and bill of materials evolve?
FC Tech reached out to Vanessa valves of
Lugagnano Val D'Arda,
FC Tech will manage the process of
coordinating testing of these valves in strategic locations in HF
Alkylation Units in the
Vanessa valves have not yet completed the entire UOP approval process for use in the heritage-Phillips or heritage-UOP style HF Alkylation units. If you are interested in testing valves, please coordinate with your FC Tech technical representative and your UOP Process Technology specialist.