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Packing for valves

The right packing for every valve application.

Industries across the world rely on our packings to help keep their valves operating efficiently day-in and day-out - with energy saving benefits and the minimum of fugitive emissions. James Walker’s constant advances in materials and lubricants, product design and manufacturing techniques bring you compression packings to match both your modern fluid handling systems and your older plant. Whatever your requirement, our expertise and over 135 years of experience in compression packing materials can be brought to bear on providing a customised solution:

  • World-beating fugitive emission control
  • Premium and value options yet always high performance
  • State-of-the-art materials to traditional ‘natural’ yarns, many developed in-house
  • Materials suited to the most abrasive and chemically aggressive environments
  • Products tolerant of poor mechanical conditions
  • Meeting specialist requirements for potable water, food or oxygen duties
  • Designed for sealing challenging molten salt media used in renewable energy sectors such as solar power generation, and for use in hydrogen service
  • Multi-capability products that allow reduction of stockholding levels, as one packing can serve many different valves on the same site
  • Fitting guides for all packing applications

Valve packing range


Compression packing guide

Our constant advances in materials and lubricants, product design and manufacturing techniques, keep us at the forefront of compression packing technology. We therefore bring you one of the widest ranges of packings to match the temperatures, pressures and speeds of your most modern fluid handling systems, and economical packings for your older plant.

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Compression packing guide

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