Valve World Magazine (established in 1996) is a leading international magazine for the valve industry. Distributed all over the world, it reports 11 times a year on the latest trends and backgrounds on valves, actuators and associated products. The editorial content strongly focuses on end-user experiences and practical applications. Apart from technical articles on valve design or sealing technology, other topical issues such as maintenance & repair, high temperature/high pressure application, abrasive service and international standardisation are also covered. Throughout the year the editorial programme furthermore contains special issues on topics like power generation, the oil and gas industry, the chemical process industry, emission control, actuation, control and smart valves, waste and wastewater, materials and manufacturing, refining, LNG, offshore/onshore and severe service.