News


New solenoid and piston actuated valves

September 2014 News

Automation specialist, Protea Automation Solutions, has raised the bar in the control valve industry with the introduction of a sleek new range of Italian-made valves for process and industrial applications.

The valves, manufactured by well-known and respected valve manufacturers, M&M International, are a well priced alternative to existing brands available in South Africa and offer European-quality assured performance and durability with full support and service excellence afforded by Protea Automation Solutions.

Jerry Smits
Jerry Smits

According to Protea Automation Solutions national sales manager, Jerry Smits, the range of advanced solenoid and piston actuated valves perfectly complements the company’s popular range of Ashcroft pressure gauges, transmitters and switches, as well as its Fairchild range of pressure regulators, volume boosters and I to P converters.

“This completes our pneumatics and process control equipment offering and ensures that designers, engineers and plant owners have a single-source of supply for control equipment. They can rest assured that we have carefully chosen an agency with products that best suits the needs of our southern African customers.

“M&M International is a leader in the supply of solenoid and piston actuated valves throughout Europe. In South Africa they have been made keenly aware of the need to pitch prices competitively and as a result has committed to supply top-quality products at an affordable price,” says Smits.

He continues that the range is widely used in a variety of industries worldwide, including the food, agriculture, energy, railways, industrial automation and automotive industries (among others). The valves are suitable for all manner of materials from gasses to fuels, liquids, steam, powders, chemicals etc.

For more information contact Jerry Smits, Protea Automation Solutions, +27 (0)11 719 5700, jerry.smits@protea.co.za, www.protea.co.za



Credit(s)



Share this article:
Share via emailShare via LinkedInPrint this page

Further reading:

From the editor's desk: Is additive manufacturing poised to go mainstream?
Technews Publishing (SA Instrumentation & Control) News
As digital manufacturing technology pushes its way further towards the production floor, additive manufacturing (3D printing) is emerging as a viable option to complement the more traditional methods ...

Read more...
Obituary: Steven James Meyer
January 1957 - January 2022

Technews Publishing (SA Instrumentation & Control) News SAIMC
It is with deep sadness and shock that we announce the sudden death of SA Instrumentation & Control Editor, Steven Meyer. Steven joined Technews in October 2007 in the position of Deputy Editor. His ...

Read more...
ESG certified as Level 2 contributor to B-BBEE
News
Invicta Holdings Limited’s Engineering Solutions Group (ESG) has achieved recognition as a Level 2 contributor to B-BBEE.

Read more...
Abrasive Flow Solutions celebrates its first year of business
News
Abrasive Flow Solutions (AFS) – specialists in the design and manufacture of slurry related valves – celebrates its first year of business.

Read more...
Microsatellite production gets a boost in Stellenbosch
TANDM Technologies News
Dragonfly Aerospace is investing in a 3000 square metre design and manufacturing facility in Techno Park, Stellenbosch.

Read more...
Danfoss doubles down on energy efficiency
Danfoss News
Danfoss encourages decision makers to act at COP26.

Read more...
Zest supplies SA’s new gas helium project
Zest WEG Group Africa News
Zest WEG is supplying locally manufactured transformers, switchgear and substations to South Africa’s onshore natural gas and helium project, Tetra4.

Read more...
Emerson announces commitment to venture capital initiative
Emerson Automation Solutions News
Emerson Ventures to focus on disruptive discrete automation solutions, environmental sustainability technologies and industrial software.

Read more...
Valve & Automation’s new Secunda Valve Repair Centre
Valve & Automation News
On 1 November 2021, Valve & Automation’s Secunda Valve Repair Centre opened at 18 Kingfisher Street, Ext 57, Secunda, Mpumalanga.

Read more...
SECO Process Instrumentation appointed East Rand agent for Yokogawa
SECO Process Instrumentation News
SECO Process Instrumentation, a consulting company in the fields of instrumentation, moisture analysers, pneumatics and VSD solutions, has recently been appointed as the East Rand agent for Yokogawa.

Read more...