Urgent repair of two large-size pipelines in the aqueduct “Acquedotto Pugliese”
In July 2022, Hydro-Cos got two urgent orders for large-size, customised Hydro Stop encapsulation collars. Both orders came from contracting companies involved in maintenance of the aqueduct “Acquedotto Pugliese” in Italy.
Remote monitoring of valves saves time and resources
Recently, VIDI Positioners were added to vital valves at Strømmen Water Utility in Denmark. This means that the staff can now check the valve position remotely, without having to estimate or check-up manually.
Supplying more than 100 valves to the largest gold mine in Europe
Agnico Eagle Finland is a subsidiary of the Canadian gold mining company Agnico Eagle. It operates the Kittilä gold mine in Finland and is involved in mineral exploration in Finland and other Nordic countries.
In Denmark, many water utilities use PE pipes for almost all their new installations, and AVK gate valves with PE pipe ends are an integrated part of fully welded distribution networks covering many supply areas.
AVK delivers to one of the largest battery factories in Europe
In January 2018, the third biggest company in South Korea started building one of the largest battery factories in Europe - located in Hungary and with a yearly capacity to supply 250,000 cars with batteries.
Digitalisation ensures safe and clean drinking water
Skanderborg Forsyning has a vast supply area in which they need to ensure safe and clean drinking water for the consumers. But it can be challenging to get a general overview of the status of fire hydrants.
In 2013, the pipe network in a new firefighting system on Aarhus harbour was completed. It was a project of great importance for the safety of the harbour, and AVK is proud to have delivered valves to the project.
The Drakenstein Meulwater Water Treatment Works project in South Africa is initiated to establish a reliable collection and storage of water to form a stable water supply to Drakenstein municipality all year round.