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Offshore Tank Valve

LINDEN, NJ, November 19, 2010, Girard Equipment, USA is proud to announce that their Offshore Tank Valve has been approved by Bureau Veritas, according to EN 14433 regulations. After receiving final design verification and completing prototype testing, the Offshore Valve was deemed as compliant with the specifications of Bureau Veritas.

The Offshore Tank Valve combines precision engineering and premium materials to ensure safe, dependable operation for the discharge of tanks used in the offshore drilling industry. Offering easy connection to the 3” discharge port at the base of the container tank, the valve extends to the edge of the container for easy access to the 2” cargo and 3⁄4” sampling ports. A convenient actuator controls the main valve at the tank flange. The design can be customized to the buyer’s preference.

About Bureau Veritas
Bureau Veritas, an international group specializing in the inspection, analysis, and certification of products, has been serving companies since 1828. With their company philosophy, “Providing one-stop service and innovative solutions in QHSE management, whatever the asset, product, or business sector,” businesses can count on Bureau Veritas to approve their products and move forward with their distribution. The second largest group in certification services in the fields of quality, health, environment, and social responsibility, Bureau Veritas is present in 140 countries through a network of 900 offices and laboratories. For more information, please visit the Bureau Veritas website at www.

About Girard Equipment, USA
Family-owned and operated since 1952, Girard Equipment, USA is one of the world’s leading builders of road tanker equipment, and the only manufacturer of Tank Container Equipment in North America. Headquarters are located in Manalapan, NJ and Vero Beach, FL, sales centers in La Porte, TX and Chicago, IL, part and repair facility in Linden, NJ and branch offices in Rotterdam, Beijing and the United Kingdom. Quick delivery of quality products, complete customer satisfaction and reliability from the highly trained staff is the cornerstone of Girard’s operation. Girard is dedicated to the production of quality parts, while offering first-rate service and support to its loyal customer base. For more information on Girard Equipment, please visit: www., email:, or call USA +1 908 862 6300/ UK: +44 (0) 1603 784999.