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Gericke RotaVal shares best practice alongside Prime Minister Theresa May in The Parliamentary Review

Gericke RotaVal shares best practice alongside Prime Minister Theresa May in The Parliamentary Review
Gericke RotaVal appears alongside UK Prime Minister Theresa May in the 2016/17 Parliamentary Review.Established by former minister The Rt Hon David Curry in 2010, The Parliamentary Review’s September release is now a key fixture in the political calendar.Gericke RotaVal features alongside the Prime Minister and a small number of outstanding…

Air Leakage

Air Leakage
All rotary valves leak air (or gas) even where there is no pressure differential as even the product entering the valve displaces air into the inlet area.This is significantly increased when operating under a pressure differential due to losses past the operational clearances and carry-over of pockets of high pressure…

Customer Review

Customer Review
We received this testimonial from Doosan Babcock showing that RotaVal are service specialists“Doosan Babcock placed an order on Rotaval for Rotary Airlock Valves for one of our projects in South Korea. The product has been installed and is working as per requirements. There was an incident at site and a taper…

Divert your Products with Confidence

Divert your Products with Confidence
Gericke RotaVal Flap Diverter Valves are designed to route powders and granular materials within lean phase pneumatic conveying systems.  The design embodies a self-adjusting parabolic flap seal.  This bears on a fully machined surface to give excellent sealing characteristics.  Care has been taken to ensure a minimal change in cross…

Stars for a Day

Stars for a Day
The team at Rota Val had an enjoyable day filming the new company video.  It gave our factory an ideal opportunity to show off their skills.  Alongside the company video a number of 'how to' videos were filmed at the same time.The videos will be available at the end of…

How to Clean Rotary Valves in 4 Minutes

How to Clean Rotary Valves in 4 Minutes
Minimal Down TimeBetter Quality ControlIncreased ProductivitySafer & EasierRota Val’s Fast Clean rotary valves have transformed production efficiency for many customers. With a simple, ergonomically efficient mechanism for cleaning the valve at product changeover with only a single tool required, Rota Val Modular Fast Clean valves require only minutes per changeover…

Ask our Expert

Ask our Expert
Have a Question about Rotary Valves?At Rota Val we have our resident expert, Paul Bailey who is available to answer questions about the use of rotary valves.Paul has worked for Rota Val for 24 years and was trained and mentored by Ian Blackmore who not only founded Rota Val in…

Farewell to John Cuthbertson

Farewell to John Cuthbertson
On Friday 30th June, Rota Val said a fond farewell and happy retirement to their long-standing Systems Manager John Cuthbertson. 

Avoid Product Contamination

Avoid Product Contamination
Foreign Body Detection SystemsAvoiding product contamination in your process is very important.  At Rota Val, we have two options:- Rotasafe™Rotasafe™ is designed to instantly detect any contact between the rotor and valve housing while at the same time sending a signal to the panel to isolate power to the drive motor. It…

International Women in Engineering Day 23rd June

International Women in Engineering Day 23rd June
International Women in Engineering Day takes place on 23 June annually. To help celebrate this day, we asked our own Managing Director, Beverley Ford some interesting questions.What is your favourite thing about engineering? The thing that continues to amaze me about engineering are the historical achievements (eg. Stonehenge, Clifton Suspension Bridge –…

Understand 'Low Lifetime Costs'

Understand 'Low Lifetime Costs'
At Rota Val we realise the importance of not just the purchase price but also the lifetime cost of rotary valves.When making a decision to buy a rotary valve it is also important to consider other costs such as operating downtime, cleaning schedule, maintenance (preventative and unplanned), spares and length…

Testimonials Required

Testimonials Required
We are really keen to receive photographs and testimonials from customers that have installed our rotary valves.  Please email sales@rotaval.co.uk