Proper Actuator Sizing and Selection Reduces Downtime
Discover how properly sizing and selecting valves and actuators can help increase safety and save you and your plant money on maintenance costs.
A study by the UK publication Health and Safety Execution concluded that two thirds of actuator failures were due to inaccurate size specifications taken before the actuator was ever operated. These failures often lead to increased maintenance costs and decreased production time and safety.
Donald Weeks, product portfolio manager for the Flow Control Division, explains the steps you can take to ensure that your actuators are properly sized and selected, ensuring maximum productivity in your plant.