Latest News & Updates

IVRI Becomes an Authorized Distributor of the Shutter Valve

IVRI has become an authorized distributor of the Shutter Valve from Clarke Valve.  IVRI, founded in 1998 was designed to be a “go to” solution company.  The company has become a valuable partner to its customers by providing dependable value-added engineering, purchasing and inventory control functions.  IVRI is headquartered in York, PA & has a tenured sales team with significant experience in the Mid-Atlantic industrial market.  They also feature a branch office in San Antonio, TX covering the growing OEM segment in that area.

FLW Southeast Partners with Clarke Valve

FLW Southeast of Marietta, GA has joined together with Clarke Valve to provide Shutter Valve products as well as complete valve systems including actuators and positioners to customers throughout the Southeastern United States. Established in 1981, FLW Southeast is an international supplier of Measurement Instruments & Control Systems to manufacturers in a wide range of industries. By combining world-class products, application expertise, and unsurpassed customer service, FLW Southeast enables its clients to increase manufacturing efficiency, reduce production costs, and improve product…

Announcing A Major Strategic Partnership With Curtiss-Wright

Today, Clarke Valve (Clarke) announced it has entered into a licensing agreement with Curtiss-Wright Corporation (Curtiss-Wright), whereby Clarke’s patented and proprietary Shutter Valve™ technology will be exclusively available to Curtiss-Wright for the Worldwide Naval Defense Market, the US Maritime Homeland Security Market,and the Commercial Nuclear Power Market.

Clarke Valve Raises $1.9 Million and Expands Management Team

Clarke Valve Inc. (Clarke), which designs and markets the patented Shutter Valve completed its 3rd round of venture funding in December bringing the total raised to $3.7 million. Mark Kacer, Clarke’s CFO/COO, stated “This enables us to fund volume production of our 1”, 2” and 4” Shutter Valves. As demand for our leading edge products continues to grow, the cost efficiencies realized from these volume builds will result in the ability for Clarke to price its premium products very competitively”.

Clarke Valve featured in Enterprises TV segment

Clarke Valve recently collaborated with Enterprises TV to show how Clarke’s innovation-driven team worked together to bring the first major enhancement in the last fifty years to the world of flow control.  In this episode, Clarke CEO, Kyle Daniels explains how the company began with a blank sheet of paper to design the Shutter Valve as a solution to problems caused by older valve designs.