Sep 2015 – “The Case for a Severe Service Standard” is now published on Valve Magazine‘s website. With major changes in the industry and an increased expectation for worker safety, the need for a Severe Service Valve category is critical. We can and should expect more from industrial valves today. Read how you can get involved with creating a Severe Service Valve category. Click here to read the article.Read More
CGIS’ case study, “Industrial Tailings Knife Gate Valve for Slurries”, has been featured in the November issue of IPP&T. Read how a major copper, uranium and gold producer used Delta Industrial’s knife gate valve to solve a reoccuring problem and lower their total cost of ownership. Click here to read the article!
As well, our article on “Defining Severe Service Control Valves” made it onto Gastech News! A rendition of the full paper, “Defining Severe Service Valves”, this article highlights the major components needed in identifying which applications require severe service control valves. Interested in learning more? Click here to read.
Aug 2015 – To celebrate 35 years in the business, CGIS brought together its entire team and their spouses for a weekend of fun in Whistler, BC. Our 100 guests, from eight locations around the globe, participated in team building events and activities in and around the Whistler village. It was a fun-filled weekend with beautiful weather and even better company. Thank you to everyone who attended the anniversary and we look forward to another successful five years.Read More
Jul 2015 – CGIS today called for the Manufacturers Standardization Society (MSS) to officially adopt the Severe Service Valve as a new category specific designation, to increase quality assurance for mission critical applications. CGIS President, Ross Waters made the announcement during his presentation to the Valve World Americas Expo and Conference in Houston, Texas.Read More
Apr 2015 – HY-GRADE Valves Inc, has announced its purchase of a new cryogenic test unit. This new test unit has the capacity to test up to 42” lug style check valves. Having the ability to cryogenic test in-house will allow HY-GRADE to aggressively pursue the ever growing LNG market as well as other cryogenic applications.
The new unit will be installed in the next few weeks and is manufactured by Ventil. According to Ventil’s website, it is the leading manufacturer of high pressure test equipment for industrial safety and are the innovators in valve testing. This cryogenic test unit will include a mass spectrometer and will be able to test valves in accordance with ISO 15848, BS 6343 and Shell MESC SPE 77/306.
Being a major global distributor of HY-GRADE Severe Service check valves, CGIS is ecstatic to hear the news about the purchase. Not only will this machinery open up new markets, but it also reconfirms HY-GRADE’s commitment to technology and continually leading the check valve market.
Nov 2013 – CGIS has conducted its first trial run of a flow demonstration loop at its Vancouver automation facility. The Control & Isolation Demonstrator, also referred to as CID, is designed to show valve specifiers, engineers and our supply partners the objective result of valve performance.
The main loop consists of a 4″ sch.10 stainless steel pipe with three parallel sections of clear PVC piping to enable the direct visual inspection of fluid dynamics, valve performance and the difference between good-enough and the best valve for the application. The parallel piping sections allow comparison in real time of up to three valves at the same time. CID will be used to invite clients to visit our Vancouver facility in person, to watch real valve performance, to request alternative installation and trails, and to provide a basis for valve selection that removes doubt and guesswork.Read More
Feb 2013 – CG Industrial Specialties Ltd. is pleased to introduce its official Facebook and LinkedIn pages. We plan to use our pages to announce new business, new partnerships and new contacts as well as our participation at trade shows. Our Facebook page will also feature educational and how-to-videos. Our in-house experts will share their knowledge and expertise via white papers and technical documents.
As a growing organization we have new career opportunities that will be featured on our LinkedIn pages. We are excited about the opportunities that both Facebook and LinkedIn have to offer and look forward to interacting with our vast array of customers and contacts across the globe.Read More
Jul 2011 – Mr. Ross Waters, President of CGIS, has been shortlisted as a finalist for Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur Of The Year 2011 Pacific award in the B2B category for British Columbia. Ross is one of three finalists to be recognized for his contribution, talent and achievements. The winner will be announced at Ernst & Young’s gala dinner in early October. The winner in each category will then go on to compete nationally.
Click to watch Ross’ finalist video.