Reliability is at the core of every successful process plant’s operations. It leads to higher availability, safety – and profitability. By taking a proactive approach, you can stay ahead and gain deeper understanding of your plant and equipment. Valmet helps to transform plant data into valuable information. These insights enable you making the best decisions on which valve or pump to monitor, what to repair, and what to replace.
Longer life cycle
Flow control services keep your plant in good condition
We are your reliability partner in valve and pump services. We’ve tailored our field service, shutdown and turnaround portfolio to help you reach your goals for safety, availability and profit. We help you keep up with the pace of business by providing you with practical proposals for long-term development. And we stay with you to solve bottlenecks, one at a time.
A reliability partnership with Valmet puts you back in the driver’s seat. We’ll provide you with information about the condition of your devices, reducing unnecessary risk and empowering you to make smarter decisions for better plant performance.
We provide services for the renowned Neles™, Jamesbury™, Flowrox™, Stonel™, Neles Easyflow™, Valvcon™ and Mapag™ products.
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Valve maintenance and repairs
All valves must be repaired at some point. Incorrect repairs or the use of inferior parts create safety risks. That’s why being your reliability partner means we carefully plan maintenance and only use original spare parts to reduce the number of unexpected production breaks and failures. Quality repairs using original spare parts ensure that your valves meet their original specifications after maintenance and will reach their maximum lifetime.
Parts for valves
Neles™ spare parts meet the original material and specification requirements of the valve assembly initially purchased. The use of genuine parts ensures that they are specifically suited for your industrial process, and their certificates remain legitimate. Your valves perform as intended, reaching their maximum lifetime.
Plant maintenance and lifecycle services
A single equipment failure can cost thousands in lost production. We can help you to prevent these failures and keep your plant running at its full capacity. Well-designed maintenance planning and effective service execution ensure the safety and availability of your field devices and reduce downtime.
PID tuning and process control services
In a typical plant, many controls and processes are not operating optimally, which can result in less stable production, higher raw material usage, increased energy consumption and lower yield. Valmet PID tuning and process control services are designed to identify controls impacting performance and help you return to optimal production.
Stock parts and ensure availability
Over recent years we have witnessed several events which only a decade ago would have been unthinkable. We all remember the photos of the small digger trying to free the massive cargo ship from the banks of Suez Canal, and we can still feel the effects of the viral pandemic. Moreover, the ever more frequent extreme weather patterns, such as floods and hurricanes, impose an additional uncertainty. There is clearly much more unpredictability around us. Just as the physical environment changes, so ...
Maintainability of pumps increases reliability of the process at Terrafame
Terrafame Ltd. is a Finnish multi-metal company specializing in nickel and zinc production by bioheapleaching at its mining site located in Sotkamo, North of Finland. Flowrox™ pumps have been a reliable part of the filtration process for over 10 years.
Service is a key benefit of the product itself
Neles butterfly valves are a trusted part of many industrial processes the world over. There are currently more than a quarter of a million butterfly valves installed around the globe. And this number only includes the valves in our installed base database. In addition to the products themselves our service expertise is often a key reason behind many clients selecting our butterfly valves.
Increased productivity with durable valves at Twin Rivers Paper
At Valmet, we take care of even the smallest details and issues our customers might have. Our distributor Everest Automation helped our customer Twin Rivers Paper, in Edmundston, New Brunswick, Canada, to find a solution to the challenges they were have with leaking valves, which was resulting in lower productivity. We interviewed Gilles Theriault from Twin Rivers about the initial challenge they had, and the good results after the expert service.
Valve management service provides production reliability for maintenance shutdowns at Outokumpu’s steel plant
The Outokumpu steel plant is an impressive sight next to the Gulf of Bothnia in Tornio. Despite being Outokumpu’s largest plant, it is very compact with everything close by. The plant produces stainless steel, and its history dates back to the 1960s. Its cooperation with Valmet has spanned decades. “Cooperation has always been key,” says Aleksi Korteniemi, Category Manager, Outokumpu.