Press release April 13, 2016 12:10:26 PM CET

Metso's latest valve controller delivers superior performance and an improved user experience

Metso's latest valve controller delivers superior performance and an improved user experience

Metso Corporation's press release on April 13, 2016 at 1:10 p.m. EET

Performance perfected

The Neles NDX® is Metso's latest and highly anticipated addition to its comprehensive valve controller offering. The new valve controller has been designed with measurable customer benefits and user experience in mind. It offers accurate and reliable performance in a wide range of customer applications, regardless of industry or the brand of valves being used.

"We want to give our customers the freedom of choice. That's why the Neles NDX is designed for compatibility with virtually all valves and any DCS control systems. You can have all the NDX benefits with no additional investments required," Product Manager Marko Rissanen explains.

Accurate, reliable and safe

The Neles NDX offers control accuracy that will have a direct and positive effect on process variability and, subsequently, on profitability. Improved control accuracy can help ensure production quality and minimize the amount of production losses. It can also assist in the optimization of raw material, chemical and energy consumption.

These new devices are simultaneously inspired by the latest technologies and more than 50 years of experience in valve controller manufacturing. They are designed and manufactured to perform even in demanding operations and process conditions. The smart and durable design improves safety in both installation and operation.

All the right information at a glance

The diagnostics of the Neles NDX provide up-to-date information on control valve performance, enabling improvements in process efficiency. Features, such as the easy to use Performance view that summarizes control valve condition and performance on one page, and the unique On-line valve signature that helps efficiently predict the need for preventive maintenance, all help to optimize the efficiency, profitability, reliability and safety of processes. The NDX includes online remote control valve monitoring as well as a comprehensive set of offline tests for condition evaluation.

Easy installation and use

The NDX has been designed to save time and resources through fast and easy installation and commissioning. It is suited for a wide range of valves, regardless of size or type. The brand new touch user interface enables fast start-up and regular operations. The intuitive simplicity of installation improves safety during both the installation process and the operations that follow.

Design that makes business sense

The Neles NDX valve controller has been designed to make good business sense. It enables economical savings through savings in time, resources, raw material efficiency, supply air consumption and energy consumption.

Find out more about Metso's new Neles NDX valve controller:

Read more online: www.metso.com/ndx

See product video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=xsYsvf6J2B0

Further information:

Marko Rissanen, Product Manager, Flow Control, Metso
tel. +358 20 483 5644, email: marko.rissanen@metso.com