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Storage Tank Overspill Level Protection with Wireless Measurement

Posted in Level, Tank Gauging, Wireless on Friday, February 21st, 2014. One comment so far
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Sources of energy supply and shifts in demand increase the need for storage capacity to reduce imbalances. According to Industrial Info Resources: Oil & gas storage terminals for both imports and exports are springing up throughout the world as North America experiences a dramatic increase in production and energy-hungry Asia continues to increase its oil […]

Predictive Monitoring of Terminals and Tanks for Environmental Protection

Posted in Abnormal Situation Prevention, Oil & Gas on Thursday, March 28th, 2013. One comment so far
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Emerson’s Chris Womack shares his insights on terminal and tank monitoring in today’s guest post. In the world of tanks and terminals, there’s mounting pressure for more environmental protection in the form of “sustainability”—the use of recyclable and non-toxic materials—and an overall reduction in spills and emissions. That pressure has a few sources, including tightening […]

Help with API 2350 Overfill Protection Compliance

Posted in Level, Tank Gauging on Thursday, January 31st, 2013. 4 comments so far
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Earlier this week, we highlighted an updated thermowell installation standard. Today let’s talk about the 4th version of API 2350 Overfill Protection standard. This standard applies to petroleum storage tanks associated with marketing, refining, pipeline, terminals and similar facilities containing Class I or Class II petroleum liquids. API 2350 also recommends including Class III liquids. […]