Alco’s XC Valve series got SHELL MESC certification

An XC Valve by Also valves Group(image courtesy of AVG Ltd.)

An XC Valve by Also valves Group
(image courtesy of AVG Ltd.)

The Alco Valves Group Ltd announced that its XC range of Double Block and Bleed Valves is now qualified to SHELL MESC specification MESC SPE 77/300 witnessed by Lloyds, covering the requirements and method for evaluating the performance of industrial valves when they are exposed to the limits of their design conditions. This ensures that the XC range of Double Block and Bleed Valves is suitable for super critical applications and provides confidence that the components within the valve can deal with the most critical applications throughout its life.
The XC Double Block and Bleed Valve size and pressure selected was the most optimum to cover the qualification range from 1/2″ to 2″ from class 150lbs up to class 2500lbs. The Alco XC range of DBB valve is a quality engineered product designed and manufactured in the UK under ISO 9001 using the latest machine technology.