Huge hydro-electric power plant, creating clean and renewable energy, supported by Rotork actuators
Rotork has been selected as the provider of electric actuators at the Baihetan Dam hydropower plant on the Jinsha River in China. Over 100 actuators from Rotork’s IQ3 range have been installed to operate ball valves on the site.
Rotork launches a cloud-based Intelligent Asset Management system
Rotork has launched a programme of advanced analytics for the management of intelligent flow control assets. It is a system of advanced analytics to improve reliability and availability of key assets (such as valves) across all industries that use flow control processes.
Rotork releases AC version of PAX1 linear actuator
Rotork has updated the PAX range of actuators by adding an AC power variant of the PAX1 linear actuator.
Rotork IQ actuators control water at Grand Coulee Dam in Washington State, USA
The Grand Coulee Dam Washington State, USA, is the largest producer of hydroelectric power in the United States. It is a gravity dam, with three hydroelectric power generating plants and a pump generating plant (which works to create energy from a back-up reservoir at a higher elevation when demand is high) which provide a total generating capacity of 6,809-megawatts.
Rotork aids production of carbon-free hydrogen with CVL actuators on electrolysis skids
Rotork CVL linear process control actuators have been provided to French equipment manufacturer AREVA H2Gen where they will play a critical role within a hydrogen generator.