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Customer Case Study
The industrial PVF sector of our industry has at times had the reputation of being “old school” or a little slower to adopt change; however, we beg to differ. The Collins Companies is celebrating our hundredth year in business in 2020, and we have seen a myriad of changes to our business model over the years.
Welded End Ball Valves
It's time. The ball valve is leaking for the second time this year and needs service. The options can be replacing it with the same ball valve or consider choosing one with an extended-body using pup pieces and an estimated 15% increase in cost. The following discusses why the extended body option might be best, followed by a cost evaluation of valve life. Welding 3-piece resilient seated ball valves in line can be accomplished in three ways as follow.
Sourcing for Large Projects: The Distributor's Role
Project work, it is exciting, it can be lucrative and it can be very complex as well as very price sensitive. Pairing up with the correct vendors can make or break the success of a construction project. More and more our customers ask us why they should not just order their industrial valves directly from the manufacturer.