Affiliate New Product of the Year Award


2008 Affiliate New Product of the Year

Clay & Bailey Manufacturing Co.
Kansas City, MO

Recognized for the #544 Outward Flange Manway Spinning Manufacturing Process. 

This manufacturing process involves spinning the manway to produce a straight, vertical collar.

This production method eliminates a "bulge" at the bottom of the collar that normally requires extra welding to accommodate larger collar openings.

The new process allows for collar lengths of 2 to 10 inches, whereas previous manufacturing methods resulted in a limited number of collar lengths that required addtional welding time and labor for installation.

“STI membership elevated our industry recognition and brought more business opportunities than any other affiliations.”

Tong Zhou
Zhang Jia Gang Fuel Equipment System Co., Ltd.

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