M&H Valve

M&H Valve
  • Location: Anniston, Alabama
  • Address: 605 West 23rd Street
    Anniston, AL 36201
  • Phone: 256-237-3521
  • Founded: 1862
  • Acquired: 1984
  • Capital Improvements: $54.9 million since 1997
  • Environmental Sustainability: 17,500 tons of scrap material recycled annually into finished products
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About M&H Valve

Located in Anniston, Ala., M&H Valve Company is a world-class manufacturer of water and wastewater materials including fire hydrants, resilient wedge gate valves, butterfly valves and check valves. Since 1854 M&H has developed a reputation for excellence and dependability. Our extensive facilities and innovative technologies have made us a business and community leader. From state of the art environmental upgrades to advanced training initiatives and community outreach, we’re working every day to make sure that M&H is the best in the business.

We manufacture a wide range of products for water distribution systems and water and wastewater treatment plants. From our famous 129 hydrants to our versatile Butterfly and Check valves, we make products conforming to AWWA, NSF, UL and FM requirements and many varying specifications. As a result, we have customers from across the country, and the world, that rely on M&H to meet their specific needs. It is by filling these needs in a manner that is both courteous and efficient that M&H has become the industry leader you see today.

As a leader, we’re always looking to get better. Since 1990, we’ve made several multi-million dollar high-tech upgrades to our foundry, machine shop, lab, pollution control, quality control and safety measures. As we move toward the future, M&H continues to look for opportunities to improve existing products and develop new ones. Through constant monitoring and improvements to health, safety and environmental regulations, we’re making sure that nothing keeps us from giving you our very best.

Awards and Recognition

As an industry leader for many years, we have a long history of positive recognition from both our peers and our customers. You can see our complete list of awards and accolades displayed below.

  • 2014 Most Improved TRIR Rate — Foundry Award

    M&H Valve is awared the Most Improved TRIR Rate — Foundry.

    The Total Recordable Incident Rate (TRIR) is determined by taking  the number of incidents occurred in a year’s period which require  medical treatment, restricted work activity, or lost time and  multiplying that by 200,000 and dividing by the total number of hours  worked at the facility during the year. The Most Improved TRIR Rate is  determined by calculating at year end, the TRIR rate for each of our  foundries and looking at the percent improvement when compared to their  previous year end TRIR. The facility with the greatest percentage of  improvement from the previous year is given the award.

    The same process as noted above is done for all other facilities which are not considered a foundry and the award is given for the most improved over their previous year’s rate.

  • 2009 Outstanding Environmental Performance — Foundry Award

    M&H Vave is awarded the Outstanding Environmental Performance — Foundry.

    The following factors are considered in the selection process for the current calendar year:

    • Environmental Audit grade
    • opsEnvironmental implementation — configuration, training and use
    • McWane EHS MS implementation (environmental portion)
    • Diligence in addressing audit and other corrective actions
    • Demonstrated senior management commitment to environmental excellence
    • Relationship with regulators (local, state and federal)
    • Amount and quality  of resources applied to environmental management
    • Receptiveness to and participation in company-wide environmental initiatives
    • Innovative ideas and solutions on environmental matters
  • 2007 Screaming Eagle Award: McWane EHS Excellence

    M&H Valve is awarded the 2007 McWane Screaming Eagle Award.

    This is a joint award for Environmental and Safety & Health Excellence. The top three performers in the Outstanding HS Performance award are submitted to the Environmental Group, who also determines their top three performing facilities. From this list of top contenders, the facility with the overall best EHS performance in the company is selected for the award.

  • 2007 Most Improved TRIR Rate — Foundry Award

    M&H Valve is awarded the Most Improved TRIR Rate — Foundry.

    The Total Recordable Incident Rate (TRIR) is determined by taking  the number of incidents occurred in a year’s period which require  medical treatment, restricted work activity, or lost time and  multiplying that by 200,000 and dividing by the total number of hours  worked at the facility during the year. The Most Improved TRIR Rate is  determined by calculating at year end, the TRIR rate for each of our  foundries and looking at the percent improvement when compared to their  previous year end TRIR. The facility with the greatest percentage of  improvement from the previous year is given the award.

    The same process as noted above is done for all other facilities which are not considered a foundry and the award is given for the most improved over their previous year’s rate.

  • 2007 Outstanding Environmental Progress — Foundry Award

    M&H Valve is awarded the Outstanding Environmental Progress — Foundry Award.

    The following factors are considered in the selection process for the current calendar year using the previous calendar year as the baseline:

    • Progress on successful completion of audit and other corrective actions
    • Improvements in overall compliance status
    • Improvements in relationship with regulators (local, state and federal)
    • Changes in quality and amount of resources applied to environmental management
  • 2006 Industry of the Year for Safety

    Presented the 2006 Industry of the Year for Safety Award by the Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce.