How Does an Offshore Oil and Gas Compressor Work?

By KB Delta | December 6, 2019
Oil Rig and Drilling Platform in the Ocean - KB Delta

The high demand for energy around the world has led to the migration of oil and gas fields from land to offshore. Yet in order to work, offshore oil and gas plants need compressors. In these offshore oil and gas facilities, compressors such as centrifugal and reciprocating compressors are used in drilling gas and extracting […]

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6 Bad Valve Symptoms to Look Out For

By KB Delta | November 26, 2019

There are several bad valve symptoms that you have to be wary of to ensure that you are not working with faulty valve stem seals. A proper valve seal will save the thousands of dollars that might be spent to get a valve replacement in the long run. That being so, the saved expenses begins […]

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What is a CNC Machine and Why Is It Important for Compressor Parts

By KB Delta | November 22, 2019
A Laser Metal Cutting CNC Machine - KB Delta

Computer numerical-controlled, or CNC machine operations are a manufacturing process that involves the use of tools controlled by a computer and is essential in manufacturing compressor parts. These automated tools are used to create predefined shapes from a variety of materials, including metal, plastic, ceramic, wood, or composite. Some examples of CNC machines include routers, […]

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3 Types of Gasket Material to Choose From

By KB Delta | November 15, 2019
Types of Gasket Material - KB Delta

Gaskets are common in engines, appliances, boilers, tanks, etc. Therefore, they have become an active part of our everyday life, but what types of gasket material is available to choose from? There are different types of gasket material, depending on the application and the properties required. You must consider the: Chemical resistance Temperature resistance Flexibility […]

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Your Step By Step Guide to Compressor Replacement

By KB Delta | November 11, 2019
Compressor Replacement - KB Delta

A failed compressor needs to be repaired or replaced to get things running smoothly. With this guide, compressor replacement doesn’t have to ruin your businesses productivity. However, the repaired or replaced compressor could also fail after a few months if the source of the problem was not corrected properly. For this reason, it is essential […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Compression Molding

By KB Delta | October 25, 2019
Compression Molding - KB Delta

Compression molding was developed in the 1850s, yet this traditional technique of creating rubber products is still popular today. It is an ideal method for creating rubber parts in low, medium, and bulky volume, which is one among several benefits it offers. All that is required is to take a rubber compound and create a […]

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Why is Turnkey Manufacturing Essential for Compressors?

By KB Delta | October 18, 2019
Manufacturing Business -KB Delta

Turnkey manufacturing can offer a lot of benefits when it comes to the production of compressor parts. Compressors that are built with quality materials and great care provide a high level of performance. They are also durable, which translates into a long life span devoid of frequent maintenance and changing of parts. However, a compressor can […]

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What Is the Difference Between Plastic Pellets, Granules and Other Polymer Materials?

By KB Delta | October 11, 2019
Plastic Pellets, Granules and Other Raw Polymer Material for Plastic - KB Delta

Various processes have been used in the creation of plastics over the years. However, there is a difference between plastic pellets, granules, powder, and other polymeric materials that are formulated during the processing of polymer. These different forms of materials are also prepared to be fed into the machine the plastic will be created. First […]

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Compressor Overhaul: What You Need to Know About Rebuilding a Compressor

By KB Delta | October 4, 2019
Steel Valves, Oil and Gas Valves in Industrial Zone - KB Delta

It is worth knowing what is needed when rebuilding a compressor since an overhaul can save you the time and resources of getting a replacement in the long run. A new compressor certainly has its advantages, but that does not mean an existing one cannot be made to look new-like, which is where an overhaul […]

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How Spring Wire Affects Your Manufacturing Efficiency (and How to Choose the Right Wire)

By KB Delta | September 27, 2019
Spring Wire Materials and Types

A spring wire can affect your manufacturing efficiency in more ways than one, and that shows how important they are. A selection of the right spring wire material will ensure that your manufacturing is cost-effective and successful. Whether it is a torsion, extension, watch, or compression spring you’re designing, the wire that has been chosen […]

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  • Metallic Plates

    KB Delta manufactures and stocks a complete range of metallic compressor valve plates and rings for the natural gas, refrigeration and P.E.T. industries.

  • Thermoplastic Plates

    Our specialized precision tooling and proprietary lapping process gives our customers the highest quality thermoplastic plates and rings in the industry.

  • Springs

    We manufacture our own springs and stock over 2 million springs for a variety of OEM spring styles, forms and materials.

  • Peripheral Valve Internals

    KB Delta offers one of the most complete lines of valve internals in the industry. All of our parts are manufactured to OEM Standards in performance and efficiency.

  • Complete Valve Repair Kits

    KB Delta offers a full line of valve repair kits for all the major reciprocating compressor manufacturers.

  • P.E.T. Compressor Parts

    KB Delta specializes in manufacturing compressor valve parts for high pressure air compressors used in the P.E.T. plastic bottle manufacturing industry.

Industries we serve

Natural Gas Industry

The processing and refining of Natural Gas into a marketable products, by separating gas into pipeline-quality natural gas and a stream of mixed natural gas liquids and the transportation of natural gas to through a series of reciprocating compressor stations and pipes, and from there to end users.

Blow Molding Industry

This industry manufactures blow molding machinery. Injection stretch blow molding process has two main different methods, a single-stage and two-stage process; these are the methods by which hollow plastic parts are formed.

Medical Technology Industry

The medical technology industry is an important part of the healthcare sector. It includes most medical devices which aid the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and illnesses. Established centers of this industry include the United States and Western Europe.