The Importance of Adequate Gas Venting with Natural Gas Compressors

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The Importance of Adequate Gas Venting with Natural Gas Compressors - KB Delta

Adequate gas venting is key for many reasons. Read all about it below. Reciprocating or rotary compressors are used extensively in the natural gas industry to transport natural gas from both production/processing sites to authorized customer distribution systems. Since these machines work almost 24/7, they must be taken off-line from time to time for maintenance, […]

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The Types of Gaskets Used in the Piping Industry

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The Types of Gaskets Used in the Piping Industry - KB Delta

There are different types of gaskets in the piping industry. To better understand each type, here’s all the information to know. A gasket is a mechanical seal that consists of a ring for sealing a pipe joint or packing pistons. Gaskets are used in piping as sealing materials placed between connecting flanges in order to […]

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The Importance of Pipe Protection in the Oil and Gas Industry

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The Importance of Pipe Protection in the Oil and Gas Industry - KB Delta

There are a lot of factors to keep in mind when it comes to pipe protection. Read more below for everything you need to know. Pipes are vital conduits that facilitate the proper flow of oil, gas, and water. Without pipes, the oil and gas industry will not function properly. That is why pipes need […]

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How to Measure Pipe Fittings: Understanding the Process

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How to Measure Pipe Fittings: Understanding the Process - KB Delta

How to measure pipe fittings is important to understand. Read all about the process below. One factor determining how successful a particular piping project is involves accurate measurements. If you do not know how to measure pipe fittings and pipe sizes accurately, your project has already failed. This is why learning how to take accurate […]

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The Importance of Quality Pipeline Design

| | In Compressors, Natural Gas Industry
The Importance of Quality Pipeline Design - KB Delta

What does quality pipeline design entail? Let’s take a look at the details to know below. Pipelines are considered in many quarters as the safest, cost-efficient, environmentally friendly, and highly reliable mode of transporting fluids between distant and multiple locations. They usually run below and above the ground and are vastly used in the oil […]

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How Does a Natural Gas Flow Meter Work?

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How Does a Natural Gas Flow Meter Work? - KB Delta

A natural gas flow meter is important to understand. Read this helpful guide now. Since discovering oil and gas and their extraction, the industry has constantly faced a significant challenge: accurate measurement. Every stakeholder heavily involved in the oil and gas industry will always have a vested interest in ensuring correct flow measurements. Over the […]

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The Role of Compressibility Factor in the Oil and Gas Industry

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Role of Compressibility Factor in the Oil and Gas Industry - KB Delta

What’s the role of the compressibility factor? It’s ideal to gain a better understanding of this and how essential it is. Read on. Oil and gas compressibility always plays a crucial role in material balance calculations, reservoir simulation, the breakdown of well test evaluation, and the design of high-pressure surface equipment, especially for systems set […]

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How to Calculate the Flow Rate for Oil and Gas

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How to Calculate the Flow Rate for Oil and Gas - KB Delta

The flow rate in the oil and gas industry is extremely important to understand, especially knowing how to properly calculate it. Read this guide for more information. The oil and gas industry is a major commercial enterprise in the energy market and always plays a highly influential role in the global economy. It is the […]

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Ways to Reduce Fugitive Emissions with Your Pipelines

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Ways to Reduce Fugitive Emissions with Your Pipelines - KB Delta

It’s no secret that fugitive emissions are concerning for the world. This means it’s important to understand how to best reduce them. Read more here. The fight against drastic climate change – via the reduction of fugitive emissions – has become a top priority in today’s economy. Fugitive emissions have become a great health concern […]

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The Growth Of The Natural Gas Market

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The Growth Of The Natural Gas Market - KB Delta

The natural gas market keeps growing, which means the world is steadily seeing improvements and advancements every day. Read more on this important topic below. Recent improvements in shale technology have seen the industry heralded as the most important thing to happen to the energy market this century. As the largest producer of natural gas, […]

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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.

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