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We are Excited to announce that State of the art equipment is now installed at PIMA Valve! The addition of our new OKUMA CNC MILL machine (The Beast) and Barbee Hydrotest stand will shorten lead times for our clients and assist with additional capacity needs as we continue to grow.

NEW STATE OF THE ART MACHINES 2019-03-22T18:45:37+00:00

Positive Material Identification


For those customers that may have a Positive Material Identification (PMI) requirement, Pima Valve has the capabilities to do such. Fees are dependent on the extent of the requirement. PMI takes two primary forms. The first is called Optical Emission Spectrometry (OES) and is generally more difficult and time consuming. The second, and more user-friendly method, is called X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF). As the name implies, it fires X-rays at the subject metal and determine its composition. An XRF Analyzer is shaped like an over-sized ray gun from a science fiction show [...]

Positive Material Identification 2018-04-20T23:21:41+00:00

Contract Awards


Pima Valve would like to take a moment to say thank you to Huntington Ingalls for the contract award on the Deepwater National Security Cutter project (NSC-9). This contract is for a variety of Gate Valves (Stainless Steel & Bronze) with electric motor operators. NSC 10/11 two ship buy order was received in October 2018. We look forward to working with Huntington Ingalls to supply these valves for this project. We were also awarded a contract with the US Navy. This award is for the TAO project. We will be supplying [...]

Contract Awards 2019-01-10T19:32:35+00:00

Pima Valve, Inc. Turns 50!


In 1967, the newly formed company out of Downey, California became the first tenant in the PIMA – CHANDLER INDUSTRIAL PARK (later to become the LONE BUTTE INDUSTRIAL PARK). That new company began with twelve hard working and highly optimistic employees and has grown fourfold over these 50 years. We are particularly proud of our skilled workforce, machinists, pattern workers, assemblers, fitters, testers, draftsman, bookkeeper and management. Their commitment to excellence in product and service has made PIMA VALVE a household name in the navy and marine valve world. They average [...]

Pima Valve, Inc. Turns 50! 2018-04-20T22:05:41+00:00

AMTS 2016


20160525 Date: May 25-26, 2016 Location: Villanova, PA

AMTS 2016 2018-09-19T19:30:09+00:00