Leavitt, D.

Emerson Automation Solutions, Colorado Springs, Colorado

David Leavitt graduated with a mechanical engineering degree from the Naval Academy and has 15 yr of experience in the oil and gas, power, mining and water/wastewater industries. He is currently a Business Development Manager for Emerson’s Automation Solutions business.

How to select the proper valve for reliable performance in critical/severe service applications

Leavitt, D., Gremillion, J., Emerson Automation Solutions

Critical and severe service applications demand automated valves that perform reliably under punishing conditions, such as high temperatures, high cycle rates, high shutoff pressures, high velocities, very long required service lives and zero-leakage requirements.