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KDV UK establishes Finnish Market Presence with Starline Valves Oy

In a strategic move to broaden its market reach in Europe, KDV UK has appointed Starline Valves Oy as its official distributor in Finland. Established in 1994, Starline Valves Oy has a robust presence in Finland, offering a wide range of industrial valves and pneumatic devices. Their expertise and established network make them an ideal distributor for KDV. 

This distributor agreement not only highlights KDV’s manufacturing expertise in diaphragm valves but also showcases their extensive range of high-quality valve products, including ball, check, butterfly,  and lined plug valves that are now available in Finland. WIth the recent enhanced capability of KDV’s manufacturing facility, end users and clients can expect lead quality times and stock availability in Europe.

KDV and Starline in FInnish MArket

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KDV UK leads with innovation, offering a range of solutions from traditional ball and check valves to advanced plastic-lined diaphragm valves. Finland’s industrial sectors, including energy, chemical, and mining, require valves that can handle extreme and demanding conditions This diverse portfolio meets various industrial needs, from standard applications to highly corrosive environments, KDV UK is poised to drive significant advancements in valve technology. Key areas of focus include:

  • Advanced Material Research: Exploring new materials for enhanced durability and performance, particularly in extreme conditions.
  • Sustainability Initiatives: Innovations aimed at reducing environmental impact, such as energy-efficient designs and eco-friendly materials.

Industrial Valve Types

Plastic-Lined Diaphragm Valves: Renowned for their durability in corrosive environments. When it comes to cost of ownership while keeping the cleanliness of processes, it comes as a great choice.

Ball, Check, and Butterfly Valves: Essential for a variety of flow control applications with temperature variations.

Specialized Lined Valves: Including PTFE, stainless steel, glass, rubber lined, and plug valves, catering to specific industrial challenges. 

Looking Ahead,

KDV remains true to its promise of providing enhance safety for each processes whilst still offering cost-effective solutions. It’s not merely a statement of intent but a cornerstone of their business model, from the effective design of their industrial valves to high quality materials they use and even up to product support they provide.  

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