Custom Manufacturing of a Valve for the Energy Industry

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A customer in the oil and gas industry contracted Milwaukee Forge to produce a custom valve used in a pumping application. This project was an expedited request with an aggressive lead time, an area in which we excel. We are an able supplier of flexible business solutions for the oil and gas industry, stepping in to supply key components during times of critical demand.

This forging was manufactured with 4130H steel utilizing our hammer and press processes. A tight tolerance of .030” was maintained throughout. Post production, valves were heat treated for added strength and longevity. Thorough testing and inspections were applied for ensured accuracy and integrity including weight checks, and hot and cold dimensional tests. 2000 units were finished in 1 week, and shipped to the customer in Oklahoma.

Customers with volatile demand levels have taken advantage of our inventory solutions program. We are able to meet crucial deadlines, offering just in time delivery, 5-day lead time, and consistent pricing. All products meet the most stringent industry standards. For more information about this custom valve forging, or our supply chain partnership capabilities, please see the table below or contact us directly.

Project Highlights

Product DescriptionThis forging is used in drive train components
Capabilities Applied/ProcessesPrimary:
Heat Treat
Equipment Used to Manufacture PartHammer or Press
Tightest Tolerances.030
Material Used4130H
In Process Testing/Inspection PerformedWeight Checks
Hot and Cold Dimensional Checks
Industry for UseOil/Gas Industry
Delivery/Turnaround Time1 week
Delivery LocationOklahoma
Standards MetCustomer Specifications, 3D Pro-E Drawing
Product NameValve