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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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In this section you will find the latest IMI press releases, archived news, and case studies which highlight our businesses’ innovations and achievements.
07 March 2019
IMI plc announces the appointment of Jackie Hu, President of IMI Critical Engineering Asia Pacific, as the new Divisional Managing Director of the IMI Critical Engineering division. Jackie will take
05 March 2019
IMI plc announces that, following five years with the Group, Mark Selway has confirmed that he intends to step down as Chief Executive immediately following the Company’s Annual General Meeting (t
21 September 2018
IMI Z&J Germany hosted a global team of 23 Health Safety & Environment (HSE) leaders and professionals from across IMI Critical for the 2nd annual IMI Critical Safety Summit. The summit include
10 August 2018
Field service engineers and technicians (FSEs) carrying out repairs, investigations or installations at a customer’s site are at higher risk of injury than employees working in one of IMI Critical’
31 July 2018
As part of its commitment to the health and safety of employees, IMI Critical tracks the number of days each site goes without a lost time accident (LTA). LTAs are the result of accidents and injur
24 July 2018
IMI InterAtiva has completed all the tests required to certify all classes of its Series RK Double Eccentric Butterfly Valves as ‘fire-safe’.
Tests were conducted in a registered Fire-Safe Labora
08 June 2018
A team from the IMI CCI Rancho Santa Margarita (RSM) site participated in the Region IX Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Safety Summit, held in San Diego this March. The summit brought together sev
10 May 2018
IMI Remosa has received a letter of recommendation from Rominserv, after successfully completing the inspection, repairs and testing of valves and actuators during a scheduled shutdown of the Petro
04 May 2018
IMI Critical has been applying Lean manufacturing techniques across a range of back office functions, achieving substantial efficiency gains in each case.
In IMI CCI Brno, Czech Republic, Value St
30 April 2018
IMI Critical has received its first order for new triple eccentric butterfly valves, tailored for Fluid Catalytic Cracking (FCC) applications, thanks to a successful collaboration between the compan
27 April 2018
IMI Critical Korea has achieved a Lean score of 82%, just 3% short of world class, in its assessment at the end of last year.
This fantastic performance is the result of the continued applicati
25 April 2018
IMI plc's Board and Executive visited a number of IMI Critical businesses over a period of six months, to see upgraded facilities and progress of Lean in Germany, Korea and Italy.
The Board, led b
08 February 2018
The newly developed Quick Exit (QE) and Pressure Fall Back (PFB) tools are unique offerings in the smart positioner market.Quick Exit (QE)Never looking to stand still, IMI STI are continuously impro
16 January 2018
IMI STI are very happy to reveal their latest innovation, the Zero Backlash (ZB) Scotch Yoke Mechanism. Designed for use with the entire range of RT series products, the Zero
20 September 2017
IMI Critical in Korea has been certified to sell actuator products into Europe, having received ATEX and PED certificates for its SP Piston and MSD-III diaphragm actuators.
ATEX and PED certi
19 September 2017
After Korea's Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co Ltd named IMI CCI Korea as its 'Supplier of the Year 2017', the Korean team's success was recognised at IMI's annual conference with the pre
13 September 2017
The 100th Valve Doctor® has graduated from IMI Critical's acclaimed Valve Doctor® programme.
Valve Doctors® are IMI Critical's top technical experts, who help customers deal with their most dem
12 September 2017
IMI Critical’s manufacturing site in Rancho Santa Margarita, California, IMI CCI RSM, was awarded the highest possible Health Safety and Environment certification by the California Voluntary Prote
21 April 2017
IMI CCI’s new High Endurance Actuator is designed to provide the most trouble-free, reliable service of any actuator on the market today. It is an easy upgrade for any IMI CCI DRAG®
06 April 2017
IMI CCI Japan is pleased to announce the launch of the AB6350, a newly designed model in the AB6300 series for small Combined Heat and Power plants such as incineration, biomass and other small co-
17 March 2017
IMI CCI with the introduction of the 100DPC Multi-trim DRAG® production choke valve has raised the bar once again. Located at the wellhead, where the well-fluid is first extracted from t
22 December 2016
IMI CCI are pleased to announce the launch of the 840GS control valve, the first in a series of pre-configured and optimised control valves for the general service market. It is a result of a
25 October 2016
IMI Critical Engineering will be in attendance at the 2016 Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) from the 7th to the 10th of November. ADIPEC is a major event on the
22 September 2016
Ten new graduates, of four different nationalities, joined IMI Critical Engineering in September. All the graduates have degrees in mechanical engineering, with six also having completed
16 August 2016
IMI Critical is to take a stand at ONS 2016, which is held in Stavanger, Norway, every two years.
As one of the world's leading events for the oil and gas industry, the expo attracts large num
27 July 2016
IMI Critical Engineering Greater China opened its new facility in Qingpu, on the outskirts of Shanghai, in July 2016, bringing together its manufacturing capabilities, business management and s
25 July 2016
The continued emphasis and focus on Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) by management and employees has yielded 2,000 days with no "Lost Time Accident" (LTA)for IMI CCI Korea. This was achiev
11 July 2016
On 22 June 2016, Dr. V. Ilskiy and Mr. E. Sharshavitskii, representatives of the Economic Bureau of the Russian Federation visited the premises of IMI Z&J - Z&J Technologies GmbH in Dueren, German
08 July 2016
On 30 May, IMI Z&J Düren's employees relocated to a new 2,000m² office complex, opening a new chapter in the company's ongoing modernisation and improvement programme.The new two-storey com
05 April 2016
IMI Critical Engineering and MRC Solberg & Andersen have agreed to join forces complementing their competences and resources to form a strong center for control and choke valve solutions and serv
01 March 2016
The IMI Way Day has been scheduled for the week of the 20th June 2016.
Every IMI plc business can select a date that week that best suits them on which to hold their own IMI Way D
26 February 2016
We are pleased to launch the fourth edition of the IMI Eye newsletter which can be found electronically below. The newsletter has already been shared with investors and analysts in the UK at our
20 January 2016
IMI Critical is co-locating three businesses in China into a new Greater China Headquarters on 1 February 2016.
The new office is in Qingpu, a district on the western fringe of Shanghai, and wil
18 December 2015
IMI CCI Switzerland has achieved certification for its new generation of DRE, ARS and MSV turbine bypass valves.
The valves, which were first manufactured over 25 years ago, have a large worldwi
30 November 2015
In March 2015, IMI Truflo Marine secured an important order from BAE Systems Surface Ships for the supply of ship side valves in support of the Type 45 Destroyer HMS Dragons re-fit program. This
24 November 2015
IMI STI has become the latest IMI Critical business to achieve CRCC (Certificate of Registration and Registry Classification) approval from Petrobras, and join its official list of suppli
23 November 2015
Brian Woodley and Richard Rhead represent IMI Truflo Marine at marine event in Portsmouth.
The recent event at HM Naval Base, Portsmouth, was hosted by the Royal Navy, DE&S and BAE Systems. It
IMI CCI Sweden has secured a range of new contracts, beating off competition from rival firms.
A £1.6m order was awarded to IMI CCI by the National Contracting Company (NCC) of Saudi
05 November 2015
I am delighted to announce that Andrea Forzi will join IMI Critical Engineering as Head of Petrochemicals on 16th November 2015, reporting directly to me.
Andrea has over 25 year
03 November 2015
IMI CCI Czech Republic has achieved a coveted designation as a 'Safe Enterprise' from the government of the Czech Republic.
Irena Jelínková, HSE Manager was invited to a special ceremon
29 October 2015
IMI Critical is investing 90mRMB to build a new factory in Shanghai despite the tough economic climate, the company announced at the 2015 Valve World Expo & Conference Asia, held in Suzhou,
27 October 2015
IMI CCI SriCity has achieved a health & safety milestone after winning the "Best safety award 2015" in the manufacturing category for the south India region.
The Safety Association for Everyone
23 October 2015
IMI CCI celebrated the official opening of a new service centre in Aberdeen, UK, in August, with a client reception which included key customers and partners from the industry operator and Engin
02 October 2015
Several IMI companies joined forces to put together a package of valves and actuators for China Petrochemical International (Nanjing) Company, demonstrating the real commercial value to IMI of 'a
01 October 2015
IMI CCI Sri City has become the first Indian severe service valve manufacturing company to be approved by National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) Limited. The approval grants IMI CCI India per
28 September 2015
IMI Critical Engineering showcased a range of industry-leading technologies at Valve World Expo and Conference Asia, held in September 2015 at Suzhou International Expo Centre in Suzhou, China.
25 September 2015
On 21st July 2015 IMI Orton was awarded for outstanding contribution to the success of the Golden Eagle Area Development project by the Nexen Petroleum U.K. Ltd. Procurement Manager Mr. Martin
23 September 2015
IMI Critical Engineering, in conjunction with local Saudian Arabian partner Al Najim Saudi International, has held an official ceremony to commemorate the opening of a new repair centre in J
21 September 2015
A computer generated image of IMI's stand in Suzhou
Two IMI divisions, IMI Critical and IMI Precision, are showcasing their products and services on a joint stand at the 2015 Valve World Exp
18 September 2015
IMI Critical Engineering, in conjunction with local Saudian Arabian partner Al Najim Saudi International, has held an official ceremony to commemorate the opening of a new repair centre in Ju
20 May 2015
IMI CCI® Sri City has successfully manufactured its first turbine bypass valves for a 1050MW supercritical power plant, after the Sri City manufacturing facility successfully pas
18 February 2015
IMI Critical Engineering has secured its largest ever global contract, worth approximately €70 million, to supply 3,600 of its acclaimed ball, control and triple eccentric butterfly valves to th
12 February 2015
On 12 February 2015 IMI Critical opened its brand new, state-of-the-art manufacturing plant in Houston. The new facility took just over one year, 13 thousand man hours of constru
02 January 2015
IMI Critical completed the acquisition of Bopp & Reuther, a leading German engineer of safety, control and shut off valve technology, on 2 January 2015.Roy Twite, IMI Critical's Div
11 December 2014
Following its adoption of a unified global brand, IMI Critical Engineering put its whole family of brands on a single stand for the first time at the Valve World exhibition in Dusseld
20 October 2014
IMI Critical Engineering has responded to growing demand for its high-performance products for the global oil & gas and power sectors with a major investment to expand its manufacturing fa
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