Flowserve is the recognized world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals, automation and services to the power, oil, gas, chemical, and other industries. With more than 17,000 employees in more than 60 countries, we combine our global reach with a local presence. Our precision control valves are used for material flows of liquids and gases.
Our Flowserve Villach Operation, formerly Schmidt Armaturen, based in Villach / Carinthia, annually provides more than 10,000 control valves. In 2011 we celebrated our 50th anniversary. As an innovative manufacturer of high quality valves we develop, produce and export our products to over 50 countries worldwide. The group's headquarters is located in Dallas / Texas.
We offer a wide range of products starting with 1/2 "and a structural weight of 10 kilograms to 36" with a unit weight of 14,000 kilograms.
Our control valves are exclusively engineered up to customer requirements, which results in an enormous complexity and diversity of products.
The workforce increased considerably in recent years. We currently employ about 250 employees. In 1989 we established our own apprenticeshop which annually forms 20 apprentices.