ASCO Introduces 8290 Actuated Globe Valve Assembly

FLORHAM PARK, NEW JERSEY, USA, March 29, 2005 - ASCO, the world’s leading manufacturer of solenoid valves, today introduced the 8290 Actuated Globe Valve Assembly, three products assembled together for an economical, durable, and complete valve control package solution.

This linear on/off valve is your stand alone solution that can be used in a variety of applications. Versatile, proven, and reliable, the 8290 series process valve is available in Bronze or Stainless Steel. All components are backed and manufactured by ASCO.

Available in ½" to 2" pipe sizes. Combinations are also available in hazardous location enclosures.

About ASCO

ASCO, a division of Emerson, has been the world’s leading manufacturer of solenoid valves for over 100 years. The company markets its products through a network of direct sales offices, technically-oriented representatives, and distributors throughout the world. For more information contact ASCO at 800-972-ASCO, by e-mail at or visit

About Emerson

Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions to customers through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and appliance and tools businesses. Sales in fiscal 2004 were $15.6 billion. For more information, visit

For more information
Write: ASCO, 50 Hanover Road, Florham Park, NJ 07932
Tel: 800-972-ASCO or 973-966-2000
Fax: 973-966-2448