Matco-Norca added a flanged ductile gate valve in 7 sizes to its valves product line. The 305U-UL/FM, used to control water in fire sprinkler systems, features an EPDM encapsulated resilient wedge, flanged ends and an OS&Y (outside stem & yoke) rising stem. Painted with a fusion-bonded epoxy coating in compliance with ANSI/AWWA C550, the 305U gate valve comes with 4 bosses with 1 tapped and plugged in sizes starting at 2-1/2 in. up to 12 in. AWWA C515 and UL/FM approved, the new ductile iron gate valve’s flanged ends conform with ASME B 16.1 Class 125.