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IMI Critical Engineering is a world-leading provider of critical flow control solutions that enable vital energy and process industries to operate safely, cleanly, reliably and more efficiently.
We design, manufacture and install customised, highly engineered solutions for new plant builds and also provide complete plant lifecycle service support. This ensures that our customers benefit from efficient maintenance, speedy issue resolution and plant optimisation at all times.
We deliver great solutions to our customers through a unique combination of engineering know-how and fluid controls technology. At the heart of our 'Engineering great solutions' ethos is customer value.
The unique combination of our IMI Critical Engineering companies' know-how and worldwide experience underpins our reputation as a leading global supplier to the major energy and industrial process sectors.
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Changes in the oil and gas sector such as the commercialisation of smaller, more remote resources has led to an increase in the requirement for more demanding applications. We work closely with process licensors and EPCs to produce products that protect the critical plant components.
Our products support the increasing need to access remote fields, the growth of Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) and Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FLNG). Our valves enable extreme processes to operate safely with the utmost reliability in harsh environments – not only through the process on board, but also the powering and safety of the vessels.
Our patented IMI STI actuation gives industry leading response times, accuracy and repeatability. This results in LNG trains running optimally, giving operators maximum output. Our new range of compact quarter turn actuators are ideal for ball and butterfly valves when weight and space are at a premium.
We are the world leader in compressor anti-surge valves for LNG. We have also developed HIPPS to tackle the issue of pressure spikes and H2S (sour gas) that is present in older fields or more difficult fields just being developed. Leveraging a long history of experience we design control and hardware for the system which has been successfully supplied to onshore and offshore fields in the Middle East.
The LNG process relies on our best-in-class isolation valves – IMI Orton metal seated butterfly valves are used in the liquefaction plant in a number of applications including cooling systems, firefighting, and process valves.
IMI Critical Engineering, Lakeside, Solihull Parkway, Birmingham Business Park, Birmingham B37 7XZ
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