Flomatic Valves News

Flomatic® Launches The ‘Water Hub Knowledge Center’

Flomatic’s new web based platform, The Water Hub Knowledge Center, provides insights, resources, and best practices to a wide range of stakeholders within the water and wastewater industry GLENS FALLS, NY – Flomatic® Valves has announced the availability of a new self-service education initiative hosted on Flomatic’s website which provides stakeholders updated digital training materials,… Read More

Flomatic Valves Year In Review

The year 2022 was a been a busy and productive one for Flomatic Valves. As we deep dive into 2023, we can’t help but look back at some of our top highlights and product developments throughout this past year. We started the year off right in 2022 by introducing our latest valve: the American Iron… Read More

Submersible Check Valves Installation: When, Where & Why

As pioneers in the water well industry for decades, Flomatic’s engineering experts recognize the importance of installing multiple submersible check valves properly to help insure trouble free water systems. Within the water well industry, there are multiple resources available to the public regarding the installation of submersible check valves. The question that often sparks debate:… Read More

America’s Water Infrastructure: Imagine A Day Without Water

As we deep dive into the 21st century, urbanization and population growth continues to be on the rise worldwide. With nearly 55% of the world’s population currently residing in municipalities, it’s projected that by the year 2050, nearly 68% of the world’s population will permanently live in urban areas. As populations continue to shift and… Read More

What is the Build America, Buy America (BABA) Act?

Build America, Buy America (BABA) expands the transparency requirements of American made products established by the Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act (IIJA), also known as the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL). Under the title “Buy America Sourcing Requirements” within IIJA, materials that are subject to BABA include: iron and steel, manufactured products and construction materials. To… Read More

Electric vs. Pneumatic Actuators & Why They are Important

The Actual Difference in Actuators A valve actuator is defined as a mechanism that opens and closes a valve. By definition it seems simple but in reality there is nothing simple about them. There are two basic valve operating designs, linear and rotary. Therefore, basic actuator designs are linear, rotary and sometimes rotary linear. Typically,… Read More

Flomatic® Corporation Appoints Blake Sargent as Territory Sales Manager

GLENS FALLS, NY  – Flomatic Corporation is pleased to announce the appointment of Blake Sargent as its Southwestern Territory Representative. As Territory Sales Manager for the Southwest territory, Sargent’s responsibilities encompass sales team leadership, development of new partnerships, and contributing to Flomatic’s sales and business strategies. Sargent is responsible for leading Flomatic’s Sales Agents from… Read More

Preventive Measures For Valve Maintenance

Any type of fluid or air system needs correctly placed valves to regulate flow. Without control, systems are either not functioning to their peak performance or not performing at all. To keep control, every system should undergo valve maintenance. Proper valve care is critical to sustain valve functionality and eliminate disruptions that may be extremely… Read More

Butterfly Valve Basics

Butterfly valves are commonly used in a wide range of applications. Chances are if you’re researching valves, you’ve come across the various offerings of butterfly valves. Flomatic is here to help answer all of your questions related to valve basics: What is a Butterfly Valve? Butterfly valves are a family of valves called quarter-turn valves… Read More