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How Good is Your Level Control?

Posted in Control Strategies, Process Optimization, Variability Management on Monday, August 25th, 2014. 4 comments so far
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So asks Emerson’s Lou Heavner in a thought-provoking post in the DeltaV track of the Emerson Exchange 365 community. Lou opens: Is it good enough? Is it too good? Do you even know? Should you care? Well yes, you probably should care. Most level processes are non-self-regulating or integrating processes. Everything you probably learned about […]

Tuning Considerations in Surge Tank Level Control

Posted in Process Optimization on Monday, April 18th, 2011. No comments yet
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Chemical Processing magazine has a great article, Be Levelheaded About Surge-Tank Control. I shared it with Emerson’s James Beall asking for his thoughts. He noted that surge tank level control is a common application in many of the process industries. Often a surge tank helps to absorb disturbances between units such as between distillation trains […]

Three Tough Level Control Challenges

Posted in Control Strategies, Project Services on Thursday, August 26th, 2010. No comments yet
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Emerson’s Sergei Kuznetsov will be presenting at the rapidly approaching Emerson Exchange Technical Conference. In his presentation, Three Non-conventional Level Control Applications, Sergei shares how to approach three quirky level control challenges: Particle bin level control with large deadtime presence Copper mine concentrator sump system Oil platform water injection surge vessel level control The Oriented […]