Engineered Software (Lacey, WA) announced that it has formed a strategic alliance with valve.com, an industrial valve eMarketplace, to streamline the electronic transfer of data from buyers and sellers of valves. Under terms of this alliance, Engineered Software will enable its award winning PIPE-FLO software to communicate with ivalve.com and its participating valve manufacturers. The transfer of information will occur from PIPE-FLO's system design flow sheet interface to the procurement engine of ivalve.com.