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Control Your Process with a Proven Valve Design

The Trimteck-Optimux OpTB Trunnion Mounted Ball Control Valve brings the reliability of a robust on/off valve design to throttling applications.


With several options for modification of the ball, including V-Notch and OS2T Noise Abatement, the OpTB can safely and efficiently tackle difficult flow control applications in Oil & Gas, Mining, and Power Generation. Often the OpTB serves double-duty as a throttling valve and an ESD ‘Slam Valve’, as pictured in this natural gas treating plant in South Texas.

General Specifications


Diameter:2″ through 36″
ANSI Pressure Class:150 through 2500
Body Styles:Trunnion-Mounted, Floating, Three-Piece, Two-Piece, Side Entry, Top Entry, Welded, Forged, Cast
End Connections:Flanged, Socketweld, Buttweld
Trim Options:Full Bore, Reduced Bore, V-Notch POB, Severe Service
Materials:Carbon Steel, Stainless Steel, Special Alloys
Bonnets:Standard, High Temperature, Cryogenic
Certifications:PED, CRN, NACE, API 6D, API 607
Other Configurations:Contact Trimteck or your local Trimteck Sales Representative

More information can be found in our Technical Library

Trimteck’s OpTB Valve with the Process Optimizer Ball (POB) option

Provides flow characterization and astounding rangeability (turndown) of 300:1



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