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New York, NY, United States, 2014/08/18 - Innovative design reduces total cost of ownership, cuts maintenance time up to 90 percent - ITT.com. NYSE: ITT
ITT Corporation's Engineered Valves brand has launched a new line of hygienic diaphragm valves designed to dramatically reduce maintenance time and total cost of ownership for today's BioPharm manufacturing facilities. As the latest platform to be added to the Engineered Valves product family, the EnviZion™ valve helps customers install, operate and maintain their systems more efficiently and reliably.
"This product advancement is the culmination of ITT's 65 years of experience in valve design, development, manufacturing, installation and automation," said Aris Chicles, president of ITT's Industrial Process business. "The EnviZion valve supports the BioPharm industry's goals to increase productivity and improve reliability, making it an ideal solution for our customers."
EnviZion's embedded technologies allow for a more streamlined installation and maintenance process, delivering less downtime, longer preventative maintenance cycles and greater production capacity for manufacturers.
Assembled with a simple mount and turn motion, the EnviZion valve is installed in approximately three minutes without using any special tools or difficult torqueing procedures. The valve's 360° active seal protection provides leak-free operation, helping eliminate the risk of contamination and the need to re-torque after thermal cycling.
"The EnviZion valve has been developed with one overarching goal to reduce the customer's total ownership costs and plant downtime, keeping production on-line with fewer interruptions," said Paul McClune, global product manager at ITT Engineered Valves. "Its unique design is setting a new standard for valves in the BioPharm industry, and creates a trouble-free experience for the end user."
ITT (itt.com) is a focused multi-industrial company that designs and manufactures highly engineered critical components and customized technology solutions. Our customers in the energy, transportation and industrial markets depend on us to solve their most critical problems, and we focus on partnering with them to find solutions to their unique challenges. Founded in 1920, ITT is headquartered in White Plains, N.Y., with employees in more than 35 countries. The company has sales in approximately 125 countries and generated 2013 revenues of $2.5 billion.
ITT's Engineered Valves business is a global manufacturer of industrial and hygienic valves for chemical processing, power generation, pulp and paper, mining, pharmaceutical, and bioprocessing. With 65 years of experience, ITT Engineered Valves is committed to deliver high quality, innovative fluid-control solutions.
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