Posts Tagged ‘custody transfer’

Understanding Compact Density Meter Operation

Posted in Flow on Wednesday, September 26th, 2018. No comments yet
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Density and concentration measurements are important in many applications in industries such as food & beverage, life sciences, oil & gas and chemicals to name a few. A density meter performs this measurement. This educational 4-minute YouTube video, Compact Density Meter Overview describes how density, temperature and concentration are directly measured. It explains the calibration […]

How to Set Up Gas Chromatograph Serial Communications

Posted in Analyzers on Tuesday, August 28th, 2018. No comments yet
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Gas chromatographs (GCs) are used in the oil & gas industry where critical measurement of the components in gas are required. GCs are used in custody transfer applications to more complex hydrocarbon C9+ analysis with dew point calculations, trace contaminant monitoring, and product quality verification. A GC consists of a probe, sample system, chromatographic oven […]

LNG Custody Transfer Calibration and Measurement

Posted in Flow, LNG on Tuesday, July 17th, 2018. No comments yet
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In many parts of the world, technologies to open shale formations for oil and gas production have yielded vast quantities of natural gas. The liquefaction process makes it practical to ship liquefied natural gas (LNG) across the globe. In a SmartBrief article, Emerson’s Buttler outlines the importance of calibration and measurement in growth of LNG […]

Coriolis Mass Flow Measurement and Calibration in Natural Gas Applications

Posted in Flow, Oil & Gas on Wednesday, May 9th, 2018. No comments yet
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In this 27-minute YouTube presentation video, Custody Transfer Measurement and Calibration Round Robin Testing for Natural Gas with Coriolis Meter, Emerson’s Marc Buttler explains Coriolis meter calibration process and Piece Wise Linearization (PWL). His discussion includes Coriolis meter principles of operations, AGA Report No. 11— Measurement of Natural Gas by Coriolis Meter, conversion of mass […]

Engineer’s Guide to Tank Gauging

Posted in Education, Tank Gauging on Wednesday, May 24th, 2017. No comments yet
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Tank gauging is the process of measuring liquids in storage tanks to determine the volume and mass of the liquid. Typically, these measurements include level, temperature and pressure. A new user guide, The Engineer’s Guide To Tank Gauging is available to request for download. This 104-page guide explores tank gauging technologies, engineering standards and approvals, […]