THE BEGINNING

Site Experience

Infrastructure

Ziya Ergin
Worker / Technician

FIRST WORKSHOP

FIRST WORKSHOP

2 men and a lathe, 20m²

Assembly, Maintenance, Repair Works:

– Valves
– Pumps
– Generators
– Motors
– Other mechanical equipment and parts

FIRST PRODUCTION

FIRST PRODUCTION

– Marine Engine
– Marine Crane
– Sea Sand Grab Bucket
– Excavator

FIRST IN TURKEY

Eti Mining

Well Crane, 3 tons 3m/sec.

VALVE JOURNEY BEGINS

First Valve Design & Production

by Nedim Ergin

– Plug Valves
– Diaphragm Valves

NEW PRODUCTS

Between 1967 & 1973 valve types have been increased to 6 with R&D process.

– Wedge Gate Valves
– Globe Valves
– Swing Check Valves
– Floating Ball Valves
– Strainers
– Diaphragm Valves

NEW INDUSTRIES

– Oil & Petrochemical Refineries
– Fuel Storage
– Crude Oil Storage
– Mining (Silver, Copper, Mercury)
– Hard Coal Mines

TUPRAS ALIAGA REFINERY

One of the largest crude oil refineries in Turkey.

VASTAS

“VASTAS”

“VASTAS” is found by Nedim Ergin, Güher Ergin & Partners to design and manufacture ‘valves’

VASTAS is short for
Valve Industry Trade Joint Stock Company

GÖL

GÖL

Sister company GÖL for various operations is founded various engineering and production is made.

– Agricultural Machine Parts
– Tractor Engine Parts
– Loading Arms
– Loading Valves
– 66mm Rocket Body (Missile Parts)

LATE 1979 AND 1980

EXTRAORDINARY EXPERIENCE

Oil & Petrochemical Refineries
Crude Oil & Fuel Storage

– Tüpraş Kirikkale Anatolia Refinery & Crude Oil Tank Farm
– Storage Facilities of SHELL, BP, TOTAL, TP, Petrol Ofisi

PETROL OFISI ALIAGA REFINERY & PORT

PETROL OFISI ALIAGA REFINERY & PORT

Vastas manufactured various valves for Petrol Ofisi Aliaga Fuel Storage and Terminal late 70s and 80s.

PRODUCT LINE EXPANDS

PRODUCT LINE EXPANDS

In the meanwhile product line keeps expanding, application areas are widened.

Butterfly Valves, Penstock Valves, Fabricated Valves

Water Projects

– Water
– Drinking Water
– Sea Water
– Waste Water

– Dams
– City Networks
– Pipelines
– Mining
– Treatment Facilities

THE GOLDEN HORN

THE GOLDEN HORN

2000 mm Butterfly Valve (78inches)
Golden Horn cleaning project with giant collectors

PETKIM PETROCHEMICAL FACILITY

NEW FACILITY

500% capacity increase

Production Facility: 4500 m² closed, 27000 m² open area
Personnel: 12 engineers + 90 workers

PRODUCTION MODERNIZATION

PRODUCTION MODERNIZATION

– Wider Product Range
– 1800 Valve Varieties
– Export to Europe
– Focus on Product Development and Big Size

 

Fabricated Check Valve 40″
Gemlik Fertilizer Plant

ERDEMIR IRON & STEEL FACILITY

ERDEMIR IRON & STEEL FACILITY

72″ Cast Gate Valve for Seawater /
10,5 tons, special material

 

Biggest size ever manufactured in Turkey…
Or bigger size ever required…

GOOD TIMES BAD TIMES

National Economical Crisis, downsizing Smaller facility, less capacity, more dedication
Production Facility: 1200 m²
Personnel: 30

– Various new projects & new products
– Penstock Valves
– Change Over Value
– Air Vacuum Valve

PIONEERING AT INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS

PIONEERING AT INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS

Integrated Management System
International Certification & Monogrammes

Valve Automation Expertise

250% capacity growth

Focus on Product Development

Specialize on Big Size Valves

Production Facility: 3200 m² Closed Area
Personnel: 50

TIME OF CHANGE

TIME OF CHANGE

Product line expands
Focus is Hydrocarbon Projects

Actuators
Hydraulic & Pneumatic

Conduit Gate Valves
Nozzle Control Valves
Needle Valve
Ball Valve varieties

ENTERING A NEW ERA

International Projects
Custom Engineered Products

64″ Fabricated SS Nozzle Ckeck Valve
56″ Full Welded Ball Valve
48″ Top Entry Ball Valve

Special Material
High Pressure
Control Valves

Production Facility: 12.000 m² Closed Area
Personnel: 150

NEW HEIGHTS

Production Facility:
19.000 m² Closed Area
13.000 Ton/Year
Personnel: 260+ Personnel

Vastas products reached to over 80 Countries

– 600+ Natural Gas Projects
– 250+ Crude Oil Projects
– 500+ Pipeline Projects
– 200+ Power Plant Projects
– 50+ Refinery Projects