COUNTERFEITED PIPELINE BALL VALVES
Because of the facts of the unauthorized use of “Fobos” trade mark, FOBOS JSC urges customers to check the identification marks on our pipeline ball valves: those are the "ФОБОС" mark casted on the valve body, the "ФОБОС" inscription on the handle
The company notifies about counterfeited ball valves on the goods market. These pipeline ball valves were not checked properly against the standards of the quality of pipeline ball valves. FOBOS JSC urges customers of pipeline ball valves to do the following:
- pay attention to pipeline ball valves prices (too low prices indicate illegal manufacturing of pipeline ball valves and that there is no quality certificate or pipeline ball valves were made from used components) ;
- pay attention to the manufacturer's mark on the product, as well as registration certificates and product certificates;
- examine the appearance of the valve and audit all the accompanying forms;
- check the authorities of the dealers by the telephone numbers of “hot” line of the pipeline ball valves manufacturers;
- check against “unfair list” of the organizations, which produce or sale counterfeited pipeline ball valves.;
The company informs the customers, who purchase counterfeited or produced pipeline ball valves sold at dumping prices, about the following:
- this production is dangerous for oil and gas industries, chemical facilities as well as housing and communal services and other industries;
- this production has no warranty of no-failure operation;
- this production does not confer a right on warranty service or after-sales service.
FOBOS JSC officially announces about joining the politics of Scientific & Industrial Valve Manufacturers Association (NPAA) of struggle against illegal circulation of counterfeited production, namely pipeline ball valves and actuators.
We will put on our website the following:
- NPAA documents and bulletins concerning the struggle against counterfeited pipeline ball valves;
- links to NPAA website;
- “unfair list” of the organizations which act dishonestly;
- links to telephone numbers of hot line of the pipeline ball valves
- information about all the actions conducted by FOBOS JSC intended to struggle against counterfeited pipeline ball valves.