US-based Curtiss-Wright’s Nuclear Division (Curtiss-Wright) has signed an exclusive sales agreement with Spain’s Ringo Válvulas (Ringo Valves), a subsidiary of Samson AG Group. Curtiss-Wright will act as Ringo’s sole sales channel for the Commercial Nuclear markets in North America, South Korea, and Taiwan.
The agreement will allow Curtiss-Wright to expand its existing portfolio of valves in support of the domestic and international nuclear fleet. Ringo’s expertise in the manufacture of custom and tailored valve designs will enhance Curtiss-Wright’s ability to offer innovative valve solutions that promote safety and efficiency, resolve obsolescence challenges, and support advanced nuclear technologies.
Ringo Valves, based in Zaragoza, has more than 40 years of experience in the design and manufacturing of specialised nuclear valves for all types of plant applications, from standard service to the most severe operating conditions. More than 100,000 Ringo valves are installed in boiling water reactors, pressurised water reactors, and CANDU reactors in more than 45 countries.