Gems Announces Expanson of Isolation Valve Line to Include Inert Body & Diaphragm Materials

Isolation ValvePlainville, CT – October 9, 2009 - Gems™ Sensors & Controls, a market leader in custom made fluid sensing and control solutions, announces a new family of inert isolation valves. Constructed from chemically inert materials such as: PTFE, ETFE, EPDM, FKM, FFKM, PEEK, PPS and PSU; the K Series line of isolation valves is an excellent choice for any application requiring various levels of chemical resistance and/or sample purity. Liquid Chromatography, Gas Analyzers and Water Quality Testers are just a few of such applications. Offered in multiple body sizes, port configurations, wetted body and diaphragm materials; the K Series isolation valves are a truly modular platform of direct acting round bodied solenoid valves allowing for superb power, flow, durability and life optimization. “Progressive molding and manufacturing techniques allow Gems to deliver precise, durable orifices and diaphragms in materials that our customers demand,” said Jessica Light, Medical Market Manager, at Gems Sensors & Controls. “Gems is very excited about how well this critical element of inert fluid control enhances our ability to deliver complete fluidic systems to our medical and life sciences customers.” Gems specializes in providing complete fluid sensing and control solutions to meet exact customer application requirements—from custom coil windings to highly specialized materials. Each custom made coil and valve is assured of exacting standards, unsurpassed quality and 100 percent tested reliability.

About Gems Sensors & Controls
Founded in 1955, Gems is a preferred supplier to thousands of OEM companies across a broad range of industries throughout the world due to its extensive application knowledge, innovative sensor and solenoid valve heritage, and customer centric approach to problem solving.