Valves, Gates & Airlocks

Valves, gates, and airlocks innovations for dry materials handling operations

The extensive range of available valve types reflects the challenges of controlling, directing, and metering the flow of dry bulk materials in processing operations. Not all valves control the flow by the gravity of materials from storage vessels or mechanical conveying systems, and many are used to direct the flow through pneumatic conveying systems.

Articles about Valves, Gates & Airlocks

Vortex Clear Action Gate

The Vortex Clear Action Gate is designed for use in gravity flow or dilute phase pneumatic conveying applications up to 15 psig. …

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Experts for Valves, Gates & Airlocks

Gerard van Schoten (Hethon) Gerard van Schoten worked under many different titles before reaching his current title of managing director, as well as providing technical advice. He is responsible for sales and technical support around the world. He has been working at HETHON ... Ask a question
Süleyman Salihler (Polimak) Süleyman is General Manager of Polimak with more than 20 years of experience in design, engineering, manufacturing, and marketing of bulk solids handling systems. He leads the organization to provide problem-free solutions from single equipment ... Ask a question
Julio Contreras (Sweet Manufacturing Company) Julio Contreras is the Vice President of Sales at Sweet Manufacturing Company. With more than 21 years of expertise in the feed mill and industrial applications for material handling equipment. He also has an engineering background that allows ... Ask a question
Travis Young (Vortex Global Limited) Travis has over 20 years of experience in the dry bulk solids industry and is the President at Vortex, an engineering and manufacturing company that specialises in process valves and loading solutions specifically for solids handling. Travis ... Ask a question