About Wouter Witzel

Butterfly valves Wouter Witzel

Since 1966, the Dutch company Wouter Witzel has been an international leader in our field for many years. We develop and produce a wide range of high quality industrial butterfly valves and accessories. The products are used in pipelines as shut-off valves, control valves and non-return valves.

Our main goal is to provide our customers with solutions that fit both their needs and their budgets. In order to achieve this we take a lot of effort to know the different worlds in which our customers operate.

A full range of manual control devices, actuators and accessories is available for specific conditions. The Wouter Witzel products meet the most stringent international quality requirements and are extremely durable.

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Butterfly valves Wouter Witzel

Always
there when
you need us

Our constant monitoring of market developments allows us to always respond quickly to new demands. In close consultation with our customers we translate state of the art technology into innovative solutions. These match both the desired application and all other requirements.

As a Dutch manufacturer of butterfly valves and actuators we offer a very wide standard product range. Besides that, being a producer enables us to react to specific customer wishes and come up with solutions or improvements for the many applications of valves used in the different markets. Our organization is capable of dealing with large and complex projects. We have many options to supply the complete package of valves you need for your installations. Our many years of experience allow us to also provide extensive advise in the area of process and valve automation.

Since 2005 we have been a largely independent subsidiary of international valve producing company, AVK Group. Partly thanks to means made available by this concern we now possess even more specific technological know-how.

What is more, being part of the AVK Group has allowed us to further optimize our international service. You can count on us even long after we have delivered our products to you. If you have any questions or problems we are always ready to listen and come up with effective solutions. We will really do whatever it takes to give you what you need to succeed.

Market
segments

Our products are mainly supplied to customers in three different markets.

Our constant monitoring of market developments allows us to always respond quickly to new demands. Each market segment requires a specific approach. Therefore, our experienced consultants are divided into seven segments. As a result our own consultants are specialized in their segment with knowledge of many applications, processes and developments in there market. This allows us to optimize our service with product information and advice that is of interest for you.

Mission & Vision

Everyone at Wouter Witzel is highly involved. Not just with our valves but especially with their purpose. Making sure we meet your demands and the highest level of quality. Our people make it happen. At every stage of the process.

Suppliers offering butterfly valves can be found all over the world. However, suppliers complementing their product offer with decades’ worth of manufacturing experience and knowhow as well as matching applications are few and far between. Wouter Witzel is one of them.

As a Dutch company established in 1966, we have been an international leader in our field for many years. We develop and produce a wide range of high-quality butterfly valves and accessories. Our main goal is to provide our customers with solutions that fit both their needs and their budgets. In order to achieve this we take great efforts to know the different worlds in which our customers operate.

Constantly monitoring our markets enables us to come up with the innovations our customers need to distinguish themselves. Since 2005, being a largely independent subsidiary of worldwide valve industry conglomerate AVK Group has added even more to our knowledge base, while at the same time allowing us to further improve our service levels. Our drive for innovation and dedication to our product also explains the importance we attach to in-house engineering.

Like no other, our own engineers are capable of devising the necessary designs. As a manufacturer, we can make sure that any product design is executed in the best possible way. And finally, the wealth of expertise we have accumulated over the years makes us the partner of choice if you are looking for more than just a fine product. All in all, we aim to provide what you and your business need to succeed.

 

Milestones
1966-2021

1966

Wouter Witzel sets up the company for the manufacture of valves in Losser, the Netherlands.

1978

Wouter Witzel EuroValve B.V. supplies the first ASME lll valves to nuclear power stations.

1981

Production of the toroid profiled valve disc.

1987

Subsidiaries opened in the UK and Germany.

1989

Quality system certified in accordance with ISO 9001.

1990

Production in Losser split into Unit 1 (mass production) and Unit 2 (project-based).

1991

Production of 2,000 mm (80 inch) butterfly valves.

2000

Takeover by PCC USA.

2002

Start-up of Production Unit 3 – high performance range – in Losser.

2003

New product line: Dynaxe high performance butterfly valves.

2004

Set-up new outsourcing strategy.

2005

Takeover by the AVK Group.

2006

Start 5S program.

2008

A new production factory of 3,500 m2.

2009

Automated Flow and Pull system according to lean principles.

2011

Introduction fully titanium casted Dynaxe high perfomance butterfly valves.

2014

Launch of new range double eccentric high performance butterfly valves.

2021

Hooray! This year Wouter Witzel celebrates his 𝟓𝟓 birthday, reason for a party!

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