This revised and updated 3rd edition outlines the structure of the global industry and future trends, highlights issues facing the industrial valve industry, assesses market and technological trends, offers market figures and forecasts to 2009 and identifies the major players. The report also provides a detailed overview of merger and acquisition activity in the industrial valve industry since 2000.In order to improve international competitiveness, KSB has recently reported plans to intensify its procurement of materials, ... diaphragm valves, check valves, swing check valves, strainers, butterfly valves and manual, pneumatic and hydraulic actuators. ... All sales and marketing activities for pumps and valves, as well as development, production and product management, have been brought together.
|Title||:||Profile of the International Valve Industry|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2005-01|