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6 Key Factors When Selecting a Severe Service Valve

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The term Severe Service Valve (SSV) is commonplace to the industrial valve industry. The problem is, no one really knows exactly what it means.

CGIS is in the process of establishing the exact definition. Once in place and approved by the Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry (MSS for short), there will be a benchmark and rating system to identify what constitutes a Severe Service Valve (SSV), and how it differs from a General Purpose Valve (GPV).

In the meantime, we pulled from our internal best practices and over 35 years of experience to put together this brief guide. We hope you’ll consider these 6 key factors for selecting the right valve for your application. Download the guide here.


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