During the last 135-plus years, the industries that use control valves have grown in number, in capacity, and in sophistication. We have played a part in their growth by developing control valves to meet ever-changing requirements. Below are some examples of how we serve customers around the world.
Hydrocarbon Upstream – The Long Lake Oil Sands Extraction Project in Alberta, Canada, specified Fisher valves with Fisher FIELDVUE digital valve controllers to help improve the efficiency and economics of oil sands processing.
Refining – The Schwechat refinery, located in Vienna, Austria, specified over eight thousand Fisher control valves to help process nine million metric tons of crude oil per year.
Offshore/Marine – BP Angola specified Fisher products to automate the floating production, storage, and offloading vessel that will develop the Greater Plutonio Deepwater offshore oil fields of Angola, Africa.
Liquefied Natural Gas – Twenty-five Fisher optimized antisurge control valves will provide reliable surge protection for five critical compressor trains in an LNG facility in Brunei.
Chemical Nantong Cellulose Fibers Co., Ltd. specified Fisher valves with FIELDVUE instruments for its acetic acid unit located in the Jiangsu province of China.
Power ENELPOWER specified sixty-nine Fisher valves with FIELDVUE instruments for ENEL Production’s Sulcis power plant on the island of Sardinia near Italy. Taiwan Power Company specified over six hundred Fisher valves with FIELDVUE instruments as key balance of plant and containment vessel control devices within a 2,700 megawatt nuclear power plant to be constructed near Taipai.
Pulp and Paper Caraustar’s paperboard mill in Connecticut, United States, is using Fisher products to achieve full automation of its 525-tons-per-day mill.
Food and Beverage A Danish food processor, Aarhus United, specified Fisher valves with FIELDUVE instruments to help produce a wide range of specialty vegetable oils.