In general, a coating is defined as a thin layer or covering. In the natural gas industry, the application of coatings on the parts that make up the natural gas meter set is an efficient way of reducing the effects of corrosion on the material.
In general, bypass technology applies to gas parts that allow maintenance and service of any kind without interrupting gas flow for the consumer.
The natural gas meter set includes many parts that work together to safely deliver and measure natural gas to a structure. This can include the meter, valves, fittings, a meter bar or valve, a regulator, and the accessories that complete the set. Natural gas meter sets bring safety, convenience, and consistency to any application.
Valves are very important devices that control and direct the flow of liquids and gases by opening and closing various passageways. While there are many valve designs, the ball valve is the most popular member of the quarter-turn valve family.
A.Y. McDonald’s commitment to providing top quality water works, pump, plumbing, and natural gas parts means our company also places great importance on following, respecting, and promoting the standards, organizations, associations, and committees that make up the industries we serve.
The purpose of the natural gas meter set is to help provide a home or building access to this resource in a safe an efficient manner.
Natural gas is made up of carbon and hydrogen and serves a wide variety of residential, commercial, and industrial applications.
Throughout history, natural gas has held many uses; as an ingredient in the production of common products (paints, fertilizers, plastics, medicines), a fuel for vehicles, and the energy source powering appliances within a home.
From the well to the processing plant and the compressor station to the house; the act of getting natural gas from its starting point all the way to the consumer is a long and precise process.
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