SPX FLOW is pleased to announce the release of a new range of ball valves from its APV brand. The BLV1 Series adds to an already extensive portfolio of valves providing customers with the convenience of a one-stop-shop for all of their valve needs. The new ball valves offer both durability and economy for a variety of hygienic and non-hygienic applications including food & beverage, personal care, chemical processing, and utility service.

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The BLV1 valve model offers market-competitive features such as:

  • All stainless steel construction: forged body and ball
  • FDA approved materials including reinforced PTFE seats
  • Cavity filled to minimize residue build-up around ball and seat
  • Full port opening for unrestricted flow in the open position
  • High temperature and pressure ratings for demanding service applications
  • Maintenance-free pneumatic actuator with Normally Closed, Normally Open or Double Acting orientations
  • Standard ISO pattern mounting pad for easy retrofit from manual handle to pneumatic actuator
  • Three piece design with floating seals
  • Lockable manual handle option for added security
  • Available with the identical control unit options offered on other valve types to give common look, controls interface, and spare parts across a multi-valve system

Key Applications

Ball valves offer great economy and durability for a wide range of applications that do not require completely hygienic, cleanable-in-place (CIP) service. They are easy to install and maintain.

Food and Drinks

  • Soups & Sauces
  • Flavorings & Ingredients
  • Brewery, Wort, Wine
  • Pet Food
  • Fats & Oils, Animal Oils
  • Cereals

Personal Care

  • Extracts
  • Face Creams & Lotions
  • Perfumes
  • Soaps
  • Hair Styling Gels & Liquids
  • Dyes & Alcohols


  • Paints
  • Adhesives
  • Coatings
  • Oils & Lubricants
  • Detergents
  • Emulsions
  • Fuels


  • Steam
  • CIP Flush
  • High Purity Water
  • Water for Injection (WFI)

Download the Instruction Manual

Your resource for maintenance, parts lists and general operation for the SPXFLOW APV BLV1 Series Valve.

Download the APV BLV1 Valve Manual

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