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Radar Level Measurement for Cryogenic Tank Storage

Posted in Tank Gauging on Friday, July 12th, 2019. No comments yet
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If you are unfamiliar with cryogenic processes such as those found liquefied natural gas (LNG) plants, then you may be unaware of some of their unique challenges. One big one is overfill prevention and inventory measurement for cryogenic storage tanks. A cryogenic tank is not opened during operation and normally not accessed for maintenance purposes […]

Non-Contacting Radar Level Measurement in Pulp Mills

Posted in Level, Pulp & Paper on Thursday, May 23rd, 2019. No comments yet
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A pulp mill: …converts wood chips or other plant fibre source into a thick fibre board which can be shipped to a paper mill for further processing. Level measurements can be challenging in pulp manufacturing process. In a Pulp-paperworld article, Radar Technology Overcomes the Toughest Level Measurement Challenges, Emerson’s Ingemar Serneby shares his expertise on […]

LNG Storage Tank Radar Level Measurement

Posted in Level on Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019. No comments yet
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Liquefied natural gas is methane with some ethane possibly mixed in cooled down to -162 degC (-260 degF) to transition the gas into a liquid state. It is liquefied: …for ease and safety of non-pressurized storage or transport. It takes up about 1/600th the volume of natural gas in the gaseous state… In a Tank […]

Demonstrating Non-Contacting Radar Level Measurement

Posted in Level on Thursday, March 21st, 2019. No comments yet
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It’s been a struggle catching up after a busy CERAWeek last week and a Spring Break week, this week in Austin. Let’s close this short week with a look at one of the very accurate level measurement technologies—non-contacting radar. In this short 3+ minute YouTube video, Non-contacting Radar: Simple configuration with Rosemount 5408, Emerson’s Jimmie […]

Level Measurement Intermittent Power Protection

Posted in Level on Friday, December 14th, 2018. No comments yet
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Let’s end the week with a quick look at how some instrumentation protects against intermittent power outages. This short, 1-minute Youtube video, How to Secure Safe Operations During Power Outages shows the power reserve function of the Rosemount 5408 level transmitter which ensures safe operations even during power outages. Visit the level measurement area on […]