AVK Group products can be found on board any type of ship
The global marine and shipbuilding industry are highly specialized areas of business – dominated by a strict requirement to meet high safety standards on Lloyds and International Maritime Organisation. It is known for its large number of Scandinavian and northern European suppliers with exclusive expertise. Valves and actuators from AVK Industrial Group companies can be found in all places on board any type of ship, wherever critical applications demand to meet the standards of safety at sea and a maximum reliability.
Quality is guaranteed by numerous international product certificates and approved manufacturing survey arrangements. Possible applications include ballast and bilge systems, cargo, dredging, cooling water, inert gas, hull valves, HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) the demand for scrubber desulphurization and compressed air. AVK Industrial products meet the high marine standards and come provided with the type of certificate required.
Below are listed the AVK Industrial Valve companies that are relevant in the Marine segment. Please do not hesitate to contact us with your enquiry.
Wouter Witzel: Marine solutions
For 40 years, the Dutch company Wouter Witzel has been a leading manufacturer of high quality industrial butterfly valves and actuators. The products are used in pipelines as shut-off valves, control valves and non-return valves. A full range of manual control devices, actuators and accessories is available.
InterApp: Marine solutions
Headquartered in Rotkreuz, Switzerland, InterApp operates its own research and development as well as manufacturing, assembly and testing facilities in Switzerland and in Spain. With more than 40 years of experience, InterApp sets technological standards with their proprietory valve and fluid technology.
Orbinox: Marine solutions
IC Valves: Marine solutions
Asia Pacific Region
AVK Hong Kong and AVK China have done very extensive projects with Shipyards or Shipowners, including very large VLFS production platforms with hundreds of specialized Wouter Witzel and World Valve products supplied to the Chinese, Japanese, South Korean and Singaporean Shipbuilding industry.
Special application includes the largest vessel build by the Daewoo shipyard – Peter Schelte – which included 4 pcs DN 2200 drop valve – specialized butterfly valves were also supplied and specially adjusted by Wouter Witzel.