ABS certifies BuTech medium pressure valves, fittings

Offshore staff

BURBANK, California – ABS has certified the line of medium pressure valves and fittings by BuTech, an Accudyne Industries brand.

The Product Design Assessment certificate issued through the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) along with Type Approval certificate indicate that BuTech valves are safe to use in offshore applications on a variety of ABS-classed vessels and offshore equipment and systems.

BuTech said these valves are used in offshore vessels and applications, from topsides FPSOs to subsea templates, operating under pressures as high as 20,000 psi (1,380 bar) and extreme temperature conditions, often with erosive or corrosive solids, liquids or gases.


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