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Valves are key components of desalination infrastructure

The global demand for water supplies and water management resources is increasing, whether it’s as a result of changes and growth in population, growing expectations or demand created by industry.

Sourcing water suitable for human consumption is becoming more important. With the removal of contaminants and salts during some desalination water treatment processes, seawater becomes suitable for drinking water.

Valves are key components of desalination plant infrastructure and operating systems including SWRO, which manage large water volumes at high pressure. Therefore, a trusted and reliable supply chain that delivers high-quality, proven operational performance and through-life solutions in safety-critical applications and industrial environments are paramount.

Supporting Desalination applications and critical infrastructure

Shipham Valves have built an enviable reputation for the design, development and manufacture of high-quality and corrosive-resistant valve solutions that will maximise your project lifespan and support desalination systems including:

  • Brine disposal
  • Cooling systems
  • Firewater ring main
  • Firefighting, deluge systems and hydrants
  • Potable water
  • Process disinfection
  • Saltwater reverse osmosis system (SWRO)
  • Seawater intake systems and treatment processes
  • Various low-pressure applications
  • Vent and compressed airlines
  • Wastewater

Specialist materials – our standard

Material selection is critical with valves operating in harsh environments and extreme conditions. We have been manufacturing high-quality and corrosion-resistant valve solutions that maximise their operational life in specialist materials for corrosive and severe service applications since 1953.

Test and traceability

All valves are manufactured by skilled technicians and tested under internationally recognised standards, including ASME, API, MSS, BS EN ISO, DIN and JIS.

Bespoke valve design and excellence in product engineering

We create various designs to suit many process conditions and specifications applicable to the desalination process. Our dedicated product design and engineering team has vast experience in solving engineering challenges and designing valves that meet your desalination applications.

Compliance and industry standards

Our range of high-quality valves are designed in accordance with, and conform to, various British Standards, ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers), Manufacturers Standardisation Society and API (American Petroleum Institute) standards.

Your trusted desalination partner

The relationships that we have forged with prestigious desalination owner/operators and associated partners including Qatar Energy, SWCC, Aromatics Oman and KOC provides us with a thorough understanding of the industry’s complex valve requirements

This provides peace of mind that our valve solutions are designed, manufactured and tested to the highest standards and meet relevant valve industry standards.

By choosing to work with Shipham valves, we remove any concerns and provide total peace of mind that you have selected the correct partner to help you navigate your way through the complex world of valve selection.

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