cone valve

cone valve

[′kōn ‚valv]
(civil engineering)
A divergent valve whose cone-shaped head in a fixed cylinder spreads water around the wide, downstream end of the cone in spillways of dams or hydroelectric facilities. Also known as Howell-Bunger valve.
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The cone valve has good sealing performance, rapid response, strong over-current capability, and strong anti-pollution capability.
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Matcon in Worcestershire, England, with sales offices worldwide provides solutions for high value powders used to manufacture pharmaceuticals, food, plastics and fine chemicals and its products include the original cone valve powder discharge system and filling, mixing and packaging systems that maintains clean, reliable and repeatable formulations of prepackaged foods and pharmaceuticals, the company said.
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ISL Cone-Valve Technology has opened test laboratories equipped with full size bulk handling equipment, including ISL's cone valve IBC system.
A cone valve upgrade solution has been developed and is said to quickly replace older cone valve technology in existing facilities.
The system includes an ISL Discharge Station and one or more IBCs fitted with an ISL Cone Valve. The ISL Cone Valve is double sealed to prevent tipping or leaking during transport and can be easily secured for tumble blending.
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