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Leading valve manufacturer acquired by AR Controls

IncoValve and Controls has worked closely with AR Controls to combine the latest design and manufacturing technologies with decades of field experience. This has resulted in premium engineered products that are rugged, affordable, practical, and reliable. AR Controls will use its global leverage to position IncoValve and Controls on an international platform. Read more…

The importance of valve selection in slurry applications

Another factor to be taken into consideration is that the media conveyed is often corrosive. In general, engineers designing for process efficiency find  that material and equipment capabilities pose the most serious limitations on allowable process conditions. The most abrasive media found in the mining industry are slurries resulting from hard ore types and ferro […]

The importance of valve selection

With the trend being the pumping of slurry over longer distances at higher solids concentrations, this statement has never been more relevant, and slurry valves are truly being put to the test in the resulting severe applications that are often high pressure and highly abrasively. In addition to these challenges, certain mines also have the […]

Premium products, Competitive price

Find Vanderbijilpark on the map and put a pin in it. This is the place where a new range of valves and actuators from AR Controls, destined for international markets, was developed. It’s a proudly South African moment  for AR Controls director Julien van Niekerk. “SA Mechanical Engineer” took a trip to the Vaal Triangle […]

Largest Valves inventory in Africa

AR Controls, a leading importer and manufacturer of internationally recognised valves and instrumentation, says it has the largest product inventory of any similar company in Africa. Director Julien Van Niekerk said, “We carry a huge inventory. There is not another valve supplier on the continent with a similar stock holding.”. This was largely due to […]

ARVALV through-port knife-gate valves for abrasive, scaling applications

ARVALV through-port knife-gate valves have long been the product of choice for challenging abrasive and scaling applications at plants and facilities where extended service life is a must. The ARVALV range is manufactured, stocked, and serviced by AR Controls, a leading importer and manufacturer of a comprehensive range of internationally-recognised valves and instrumentation. The company […]