Eccentric Plug Valve - Grizedale Reservoir
Client: United Utilities
Contractors Eric Wright Civil Engineering, Shakespeare Engineering Supplies, Rotork Fluid Systems, Consortium Underwater Engineers Ltd, Red7 Marine, MWH Project Consultants
Project: The Grizedale Reservoir in Lancashire, has a tunnel (1.8 x1.7m) beneath the dam which transports water from the reservoir. The 450mm bore Viking Johnson eccentric plug valve provides United Utilities with the ability to not only isolate but control the flow accurately when transferring water.