What is Valve Insertion?
Placement of a valve in-line, under pressure, with no interruption of service. Valve Inserts are typically completed when additional shutoffs are needed in a line or when defective valves need to be replaced.
- Pacific Flow Control can place a control valve in-line, under pressure, with no interruption of service
- We offer three different valve insert technologies in order to provide our clients with the best valve and installation method for the application. Once given the desired size of valve insert along with type of existing pipe and operating pressure, we will provide you with our recommendations for all the suitable options.
Valve Insert Products
TEAM Valve Insert
An excellent quality valve ideal for pipes that allow for mechanical restraint. Accommodating operating pressures of 250psi. Advantageously, the entire section of pipe is removed where excessive internal tuberculation could be an issue.
HYDRA-STOP Valve Insert
An alternative to the TEAM Valve for easy installation on pipes that cannot be mechanically restrained, such as asbestos cement. Allows for operating pressures up to 250psi.
An economical choice for 4, 6 and 8 inch valves with operating pressures to 150psi.