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Petrochemical Industry

What is Petrochemical Industry?

A Petrochemical Industry is an industry that produces products such as natural gas, refinery products, rubber, plastic and fiber raw materials. The petrochemical sector is vital to India’s economy and progress. However, as energy consumption has increased, petrochemical production has increased as well, resulting in complicated waste during onshore and offshore oil exploration, refining, and production. Organic and inorganic hazardous pollutants are mostly produced by petrochemical industries. Organic pollutants, which are predominantly composed of complex polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), are mutagenic, carcinogenic, persistent in the environment, and have negative consequences for the environment and human health. Extreme temperatures and pressures are used in the petrochemical industry to generate various materials, which necessitates specialised engineering. The valves that control material fluids are critical to the operation of petrochemical plants.

Why valves are used in petrochemical industry?

It is vital to protect employees from any hazards that come from working with petrochemicals, both within and outside the petrochemical plant. In terms of valves, preventing leakage is critical. Furthermore, the security of automatic shut off valves can avoid numerous chemical disasters on petrochemical facilities. However, these explosions are dangerous not just to the individuals within the plant, but also to the residents in the surrounding communities

Applications of valve in petrochemical industry?

  • Refining
  • Treatment
  • Transportation
  • Storage & Distribution
  • Regulate the pressure of a process
  • Protect a piping system or a device from overpressures
  • Backflow

How to choose the right valve for Petrochemical Industry:

Choosing right valve for Petrochemical Industries requires taking into consideration of several characteristics. Following points should be kept in mind while selecting a valve for Petrochemical Industry.

  • Temperature in which the medium flows
  • Pressure
  • Leakage rate
  • Corrosive medium
  • If any solids present.

Which type of valves are used in Petrochemical industry?

Valves are employed in a variety of applications in the petrochemical sector and are divided into several categories.

Below are some of the valves that can be used in Petrochemical Industry:

  • Plug Valve
  • Globe Valve
  • Gate Valve
  • Knife Gate Valve
  • Check Valve
  • Ball Valve
  • Butterfly Valve
  • Control Valve
  • Safety Valve

Why Choose Us?

These valves that we manufacture ensures that it functions smoothly and effectively under all conditions. If you are planning to buy valves for your petrochemical industry, SVR Global is the right place for that. The valves that we manufacture runs smoothly and efficiently even after usage for a long period of time and can withstand all conditions.