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Spartan Controls Named Emerson Representative for Yarway Steam Trap Products in Western Canada

October 3, 2019

CALGARY, ALBERTA  Emerson has named Spartan Controls as the representative for Yarway Steam Traps in Western Canada, a product brand acquired from the Valves & Controls business unit of Pentair. In addition to the well-known Emerson brands that Spartan currently represents, such as Fisher, Bettis, Virgo, EIM, Enardo, Anderson Greenwood, Crosby, Keystone, Vanessa, Clarkson and Yarway valves, effective October 1, 2018, Spartan Controls will represent and support Yarway steam trap and strainer products. Until today, across a wide range of industries, customers have been buying valves and valve services from many different providers which adds complexity and cost to their process. Now, industrial process operators, purchasers, and engineers in Western Canada can call one number for all valves & valve service needs, which includes control valves, isolation valves, pressure and safety relief valves, valve actuation, boiler level instrumentation and steam traps and strainers.

“We are very proud that Emerson has selected Spartan Controls as the representative for such an excellent line of products,” said Chris Brownlee, Manager, Valves & Actuation | Protection at Spartan Controls. “The Yarway Steam Trap products and steam trap surveys are yet another way in which we will be able to help our customers realize increased energy efficiencies and improved equipment reliability."

Spartan’s relationship with Emerson as an Impact Partner balances local expertise with global leadership. Emerson is a world class-manufacturer of leading and innovative technical solutions. Spartan offers the local, human-powered network of application expertise and resources. Across North America, with fellow Impact Partners, or around the globe with Emerson, Spartan Controls strives to collaborate with customers to solve their toughest challenges. 

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About Spartan Controls 

Spartan Controls is the leading provider of automation, valves, measurement and process control solutions in Western Canada. For over 50 years, Spartan has provided customers with high performance solutions, industry expertise, lifecycle support, and technical training – delivering value our customers want. 

Our automation solutions are used in all process industries including oil and gas, oil sands, mining, pulp and paper, power, pipeline, and municipal. We are dedicated to providing exceptional customer experiences where expertise and collaboration come together. For more information please visit

About the Impact Partner Network

Across North America, Emerson strategically partners with local companies to assist with delivery, ensure quality, and maximize lifetime value of assets while in use. These twenty-one strategically selected local representatives, called Impact Partners, offer the tools, services, subject matter experts, local expertise, and technologies within and beyond Emerson’s portfolio to serve area needs. 

About Emerson 

Emerson (NYSE: EMR), headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), is a global technology and engineering company providing innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production, protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial and Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency, and create sustainable infrastructure. For more information visit 

For further information, please contact: 

Spartan Controls 

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