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    Wouter Witzel EuroValve with new innovation at ACHEMA 2018

    06 June 2018

    At ACHEMA, the World Forum for the Process Industries in Frankfurt from 11th to 15th June 2018, Wouter Witzel will present its new EV-i series butterfly valves.

    Wouter Witzel Eurovalve introduces the re-newed EV range. This EV-i series is equipped with the reliable vulcanized liner, featuring a lower operating torque, and suitable for control duty and vacuum applications. The shaft and disc are connected by a combined Hexagon connection.

    Visitors are welcome at booth A94 in hall 8.0

    PED certificate Wouter Witzel renewed

    17 May 2018

    Our valves, sold within the European Union, must comply with the PED, the Pressure Equipment Directive. This is European legislation that prescribes the requirements for equipment that works under pressure in order to be safe.

     

    Wouter Witzel Rubber lined valve successfully passed the 400.000 cycles Endurance test

    20 April 2018

    For a specific high end application Wouter Witzel tested a DN 500 rubber lined valve. The valve was equipped with a fast acting pneumatic actuator provided with boosters and a PLC controlled positioner to open or close the valve within 2 seconds.

     

    Wouter Witzel Valves for ISF Camp - Qatar

    27 March 2018

    Wouter Witzel has supplied > 800 butterfly rubber lined valves for the chiller rooms and cooling network to the Internal Security Force (ISF) of Qatar.

     

    Wouter Witzel shows sportsmanship

    26 March 2018

    Last Thursday a running clinic was organized for our employees, led by Dutch marathon runner Ingrid Prigge. For most participants it was a nice extra preparation for the Enschede Marathon, which will be held on April 22.

    Wouter Witzel sponsors jubilee congress Quality Circle Twente

    20 March 2018

    This year, the Twente Quality Circle celebrates its 45th anniversary. Wouter Witzel also supports this initiative of the Quality Circle as a partner.

    Wouter Witzel supplies Nuclear Power Plant Belgium

    14 March 2018

    Wouter Witzel recently delivered to ENGIE Electrabel a large number of butterfly valves for the cooling water supply of its Nuclear Power Plants DOEL 1+2.

    Supply butterfly valves for Fifa Worldcup 2022 Stadium - Doha Qatar

    07 March 2018

    Wouter Witzel is proud to announce we have received the order for the supply of all valves DN 400 – 600 to Al Wakrah Stadium – Doha Qatar.

    New: grease free production

    23 February 2018

    During regular assembly of butterfly valves various greases are used between the moving components. The grease is also applied to create a smooth and easy assembling between the disc and rubber lining.

    In certain industries however it is not allowed for safety or quality reasons to supply butterfly valves containing any kind of silicons or grease.

    Customer satisfaction survey as input for improvement projects

    20 December 2017

    In the LEAN implementation Wouter Witzel recently conducted a customer satisfaction survey under a selection of key accounts. The aim of this research is to determine where the focus of demand projects should lie.

    The majority of the assessments were positive, the actual remed actions were started. More than a few months will be a measure of measuring our obligations.

    All in all a positive next step in the implementation of the LEAN philosophy.