For sixty years, engineers have relied upon Rotork for innovative, dependable flow control solutions to improve efficiency, assure safety and protect the environment. The company has established dedicated manufacturing facilities and a global network of local offices and agents who can truly provide a worldwide service, enabling Rotork products to be locally sourced and supported by life-of-plant maintenance, repair and upgrade services. The Rotork Group is comprised of four actuation and flow control divisions.
Rotork Controls manufactures electric valve actuators and control systems for the heavy-duty valve market and is the home of the flagship IQ3 intelligent electric actuator range. The IQ3 range features legendary innovations including Rotork's unique double-sealed enclosure, ‘non-intrusive' infra-red commissioning, data-logging and predictive maintenance capabilities. More recent innovations include the advanced display, Bluetooth® communications interface and absolute encoder. Rotork Controls also manufactures electric actuators for continuous modulating control, including the innovative CVA and CMA ranges.
Rotork Fluid Systems specialises in the production of pneumatic and hydraulic actuators and control systems. Rotork Fluid Systems’ product offering encompasses P, GP, CP, RC200 / RCI200 and R ranges of scotch-yoke and rack-and-pinion pneumatic actuators, H, GH and RH hydraulic actuators, the GO range of gas-over-oil actuators, the HPG range of high-pressure direct gas actuators and the Skilmatic range of electro-hydraulic failsafe actuators. These established products are now complemented by the innovative CQ range of compact pneumatic and hydraulic actuators.
Rotork Gears delivers innovative solutions to individual valve gearbox and valve accessory requirements, drawing on an unrivalled range of quality products. Rotork Gears’ valve accessories capabilities include mounting kits, spools, pedestals, extension spindles, switchboxes, positioners, handwheels and chainwheels, offered with comprehensive packaging, assembly and test services.
Rotork Instruments manufactures products used in the pressure and flow control markets, offering high performance and precision for all its products, which include market leading regulators, boosters, relays, transducers, smart positioners, switchboxes, pneumatic valves and manifolds.
Main markets served by the Rotork Group:
Oil & Gas
Rotork products are used on applications throughout virtually all upstream and downstream activities ranging from offshore production facilities through refining and processing to transportation of finished products via pipelines or vessels.
As well as traditional power stations, applications for Rotork products are found on renewable energy generation such as solar thermal plants and on CO2 emissions reduction processes such as flue gas desulphurisation, carbon capture and storage.
Water & Sewage
Water treatment and distribution are major markets for Rotork. With climate change affecting the availability of water in many areas of the world, there is an increasing need for processes which will maximise existing resources such as desalination plants and water re-use projects.
Rotork specialises in producing actuators and related equipment for every part of the ship building industry and understands the challenges faced. Rotork valve actuators are widely recognised as being the most technically advanced, reliable, long life, watertight and user-friendly in the business.
Rotork manufactures actuators and flow control products for surface and some underground processing applications for the mining industry. As the world's largest independent manufacturer of heavy duty valve actuators, Rotork products control thousands of valves and dampers in mining operations across the globe.