The Deluge Valve is integral to the MK-41 Vertical Launch System (VLS) and is required to extinguish the plume after a missile is fired.
Superior Motion Control, worked with the customer to make product improvements on the customer’s design for increased reliability.
The valve is an electromechanical assembly constructed from a bronze investment casting with an integrated solenoid.
Superior is responsible for the procurement of the critical components, machining,
assembly and final testing of these units to meet stringent Navy requirements.