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Guichon Valves sponsors the greatest student humanitarian adventure!

The 4L Trophy rally is a 100% Student Adventure Raid. The teams drive through Morocco in their mythical 4L, crossing the desert and its sand dunes. A rally combining Action, Sharing and Solidarity! This is exactly what Guichon appreciates in […]

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POLYCARBONATE

Polycarbonate (PC) is an engineering plastic with outstanding transparency, impact resistance, and heat resistance. These unique properties have resulted in applications such as bulletproof windows, unbreakable lenses, compact discs, etc. About 2.7 million tons of polycarbonate are produced annually worldwide. […]

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Study : Fluid mechanics and Latex

1° THE CONTEXT The request was specific: How to successfully inject latex (of density 1200kg / m3 and of a viscosity of 15cP) into a large diameter tank (2000 mm) without degrading the quality of the latex produced (surface eddies […]

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Exhibition for energy suppliers

Power Energies Exhibition will take place on 25, 26 and 27 september 2012 at the Parc des Expositions of Avignon (France). This inescapable meetings aims to bring together professionals of the fossil and renewable energy fields, enabling them to exchange […]

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Guichon presents its latest production

See the video ! A scenario worthy of an action movie ! Through exchanges between the two main characters who represent customer sales and R&D (know-how, technology, …), this video reflects the values ​​that drive our team: professionalism, teamwork, a […]

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EDF nuclear valves

Guichon has received from EDF, one of the main leader in the production and operation of nuclear plant worldwide, the appropriate training in June called MQCO. This enables our company to supply the most critical valves on a nuclear plant. […]

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Achema fair – Good attendance at Guichon’s booth

With around 170 000 visitors this year, ACHEMA was a success. It was also a great time for GUICHON. Indeed, our favourable location in the center of Hall 8 permitted us to get many visitors this year at our stand. […]

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First image from Guichon Valves 90th anniversary

From June 14th to the 16th, the entire staff hosted its international network of sales agents, comprised of 30 foreign companies (50 people from the USA, Argentina, India, Russia, the Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, European countries, …) in Chambery. Under a […]

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Guichon Valves celebrates its 90th anniversary

Today, Guichon is one of the world leaders in speciality industrial valves. The Company exports 80% of its production, providing complex, custom valves to some of the most important industrial sites in the world. Its customers: Air Liquide, Bayer, Saipen […]

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Art of Welding : Guichon know-how

Welding is one of the most critical operations in valve manufacturing. With a dedicated department and a team of qualified welders, Guichon Valves has made welded construction its speciality. Example of welder qualification All welds are done by hand according […]

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Manufacturing engineering and IT departments strenghtened

Welcome to our two new colleagues : Christèle becomes part of Guichon Valves as IT manager Enrico joins us in the manufacturing engineering department

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New teaser for the latest Guichon company video

Celebrating the 90-years anniversary of the company, Guichon will soon post its new company video online. “We wanted a video really different and original to convey our company core values, instead of the technicality of our job (industrial special valves). […]

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PET

Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) is one of the major polymers produced worldwide representing about 18 % of world polymer production and comes in third after Polyethylene and Polypropylene. The main downstream industries based on PET are production of polyester fibers, accounting for around […]

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The jacket option at lower risk

1. The context One challenge in the field of chemistry, petrochemical or polymers is maintaining the fluid produced in the industrial lines at a specific temperature so that its properties can be conserved throughout the manufacturing process. The valves are […]

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A well managed emergency

How Guichon Valves comes to the rescue of a Japanese customer! It is the story of a plant shut down at an industrial site on the other side of the world (Japan). A line of production stopped by a damaged […]

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SC TETRA : New software

“In addition to the standard applications for thermal and fluid analysis, SC Tetra can simulate a wide variety of phenomena such as chemical reactions, acoustic phenomena, … ” says SC Tetra on its site. With this new software, GUICHON takes […]

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Re inforcments for our purchasing team

Two new employeed Bo-Shiun and Benedict have joined our team to strenghten our purchasing department : Bo-Shiun       Benedict      

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New web site USA

We welcome the creation of a new internet site for SR Technologies our US agent. www.srtechnologiesus.com T.Tedde & F.Manning promote the Guichon Valves brand on their site by valve types and industrial applications : Globe valves, Spray rinse valves, Cryogenic […]

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Direct from Belgium …

We relay the action of our Belgian agent Geert Thomas who highlights, via emailing, the sampling valve 655m of Guichon Valves: Geert Thomas: “This is the new Guichon Valves sampling piston valve 655m (see the page). This sampling valve, which […]

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Award-winner “Export yourself”

Guichon Valves is the award-winner of the call to project “Export yourself” 2011 organized by Internation Club CIC and Class Export. The prize rewards exporting companies from the Rhône Alpes region of France. Guichon Valves international development project was recognized […]

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