Dresser Inc. (www.dresser.com) relocated its Brazilian valve manufacturing plant from Jacarei to a new facility in the industrial area of Condom’nio Empresarial do Vale in Sao Jose dos Campos. The new 56,000 square-foot (5,200 square-meter) facility began manufacturing Dresser Masoneilan control valves and Dresser Consolidated pressure-relief valves earlier this month.

This new Dresser facility is one of a network of global manufacturing facilities dedicated to the manufacturing of Dresser’s Masoneilan control valves and Consolidated pressure-relief valves for the energy and process industries. The facility provides manufacturing, assembly, testing, distribution, service, and repair capabilities. According to Dresser, it will be ISO-9000 registered and will also comply with all applicable ASME code requirements.

The Dresser Masoneilan and Dresser Consolidated sales and sales support staffs remain centrally located in Dresser’s Sao Paulo, Funchal office.