Case Studies

To help you with the various fluid management challenges that may arise in your industry, DFT Inc. has compiled a variety of valve case studies. Below you will find check valve and fluid management case studies covering topics ranging from water hammer to maintenance to inspection. There is also a study that was conducted over a 20 year period outlining the savings and Return on Investment of using DFT non-slam check valves vs. swing check valves. We hope you find these resources helpful.

If you have questions about an issue you are experiencing or simply would like to speak to an expert, make sure to contact us.

When Low Cost is Really NOT Low Cost When Low Cost is Really NOT Low Cost Return on Investment Assessment: Spring Assisted Non-Slam Check Valves vs. Swing Check

ROI of Reliable DFT Valves

The ROI of Reliable DFT Valves Case Study: Cooling Towers

Case-Study-Paper-Industry-200x200 Solving Water Hammer Issues Case Study: Pulp and Paper Industry

Case Study Power Industry Preparing for an Upcoming Plant Outage Case Study: Plant/Facilities Maintenance

Additional Application Success Stories

Industry:Application:Challenge:PDF to Print
Building MaintenanceUniversity boiler feed linesLow Flow, ChatterPrint Building Maintenance Industry Success Story
ChemicalCooling Tower Service Loop systemPressure Spikes, Water HammerPrint Chemical Industry Success Story
Food ProcessingTemperature Migration Wash Down StationsTemperature MigrationPrint Food Processing Industry Success Story
MiningMine DewateringWater HammerPrint Mining Industry Success Story
Natural GasNat. Gas Compressor DischargePrint Natural Gas Success Story
Natural Gas/PetrochemicalTurbo- Expander Vertical InstallLow Flow- Excessive CyclingPrint Natural Gas/Petrochemical Success Story
PetrochemicalChilled Water Cooling tower variable speed pumpExcessive Wear, FailurePrint Petrochemical Industry Success Story
Petroleum Production RefiningVertical Treater Dump ValveHigh flow and foam back upPrint Petroleum Production Refining Industry Success Story
Petroleum Production RefiningWaste Water Treatment – Water HammerWater HammerPrint Petroleum Production Refining Industry Success Story
PharmaceuticalClean in Place requirementSanitary, low cracking pressurePrint Pharmaceutical Industry Success Story
Power GenBoiler Feed Pump - Swing FailureSanitary, low cracking pressurePrint Power Gen Industry Success Story
Power GenerationCombustion TurbineHigh Flow LockoutPrint Power Generation Industry Success Story
Power GenerationTurbine Energy Station Clean Well Pump DischargeHigh CyclingPrint Power Generation Industry Success Story
Primary MetalsSump Pump Back FlowValve Failure-LeakagePrint Primary Metals Industry Success Story
Pulp and PaperBatch Digester Steam InletVariable Flow, Valve failurePrint Pulp and Paper Industry Success Story
Pulp and PaperDryer System Excessive CyclingHigh CyclingPrint Pulp and Paper Industry Success Story
Water TreatmentWater Treatment PlantWater Hammer, Plant EfficiencyPrint Water Treatment Industry Success Story