The model MU is a 4 sided sealing penstock. The gates are suitable for different types of applications with a highly versatile flow control for wastewater treatment plants, irrigation, hydraulic works, and hydro-electric power plants.
Leakage rate is 50% or better of the maximum allowable recommended by AWWA (C561-04) under normal conditions. Orbinox also designs and manufactures MU Slide Gate in larger sizes for more demanding service conditions and maintains a leakage rate below the allowable standard from AWWA.
ORBINOX are present in more than 70 countries worldwide with over 45 years of experience designing, manufacturing and distributing knife gate valves, penstocks, dampers and valves for hydraulic works.