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LIMITORQUE LHS-HYDRAULIC SCOTCH-YOKE ACTUATOR

January 19, 2022

The Limitorque LHS/LHH series hydraulic scotch-yoke actuators have a design life of 25 years and maintenance intervals up to 6 years. LHS actuators feature modular construction to minimize repair time and costs. This unit is our smallest having an output torque of 6,000Nm with a supply pressure of 207barg.    The actuator is being supplied with a mounting kit to suit a DeZURIK 400mm BFV.

ACRODYNE, ACROMATIC ACTUATORS AND SOLENOIDS and SPECIAL FB-BALL VALVES

January 17, 2022

This application is to replace older valves on a glandwater cooling system fitted to large pumps at one of Melbourne Water pump stations. The valves were specially made to fit into existing face to face dimensions enabling a smooth changeover. Another Andrew Hartley project for Melbourne Water.

DN225, DN300, Limitorque MX, AcroGears Bevel boxes and Acrodyne Extensions

January 14, 2022

It’s so satisfying being able to build actuators, machine components, provide protective coatings and customize valve extensions all IN-HOUSE— The level of quality control that is achieved and maintained in being in control of all aspects of the process ensures our customers’ projects meet with their exacting requirements.

Australian Built Limitorque MX, Extensions and AVK Australia Valves

January 7, 2022

Another Harry Tan project going out the door, from application engineering through to final delivery, Harry is integrally involved in each step alongside our production technicians ensuring quality and on-time delivery. #engineering #quality #project #australia#watertreatment #wastewatertreatment#waterindustry #water #valves #actuators#electricactuator #flowcontrol #processcontrol#processindustry #processautomation#pumpstations #pipelines SA Water #southaustralia#australianmade #pipeline #reservoirs

ACRODYNE’S PORTABLE VALVE ACTUATOR

January 5, 2022

A short video showing one of our portable actuators at work operating a Knife Gate Valve. This application also incorporated an overtorque protector housed in an enclosure and permanently mounted to the valve gearbox. You will note the ease of operation, portability of the actuator and of paramount correctly sized with all the safety aspects with static points preventing operator injury.

Pneumatic Actuator and Control Valve Solution

January 3, 2022

Not our normal product offering however our focus is on providing the right product for the application. Having staff with control valve knowledge enables us to correctly select and size the perfect automation solution for applications where this is the best fit.

Our service tech Frank can make your old actuators as good a new

December 22, 2021

Alongside building Limitorque electric actuators, we also repair, service and field assist/commission both weather-proof and Explosion-proof hazardous area actuators under AS3800 (Electrical equipment for explosive atmospheres)     This actuator has had a routine PM, every aspect of the actuator is inspected, the actuator is then subject to an intense testing regime with our specialized testing equipment.

CUSTOM BUILT LIMITORQUE IN AUSTRALIA

December 20, 2021

Limitorque L120 series actuators are one of the most robust and versatile actuators ever built, these L120’s are being built with significant options as required for Decant applications.    Once completed they will be set to work operating wall-pivoted-decants and providing multiple-millions of cycles.

AUSTRALIAN BUILT LIMITORQUE L120 AND MX ELECTRIC ACTUATORS FOR STIRLING DAM

December 17, 2021

Stirling Dam is located east of Harvey WA with construction commencing in the 1940’s, Stirling Dam has a capacity of 50.56 GL. Limitorque products have been used extensively throughout Water Corporation assets spanning more than 50 years, the actuators pictured were made to order in Australia, supported locally by our Bibra Lake based facility and team.

VALVE POSITION INDICATOR–INTERGRAL TO GEARBOX

This is our AcroGears bevel gearbox fitted with a local valve position indicator displaying 0-100% travel over 270Deg. The complete assembly is IP68, in addition, our bevel gearbox features a unique top-entry stem-nut design, permitting easy inspection and replacement of the stem-nut without having to remove the gearbox or close-coupled electric actuator.

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