Posts Tagged ‘tank radar’

Cures for Common Tank Gauging Problems

Posted in Tank Gauging on Friday, November 11th, 2016. No comments yet
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Accurately knowing the level in liquid storage tanks is not only important from a safety standpoint, it’s important to know for accounting, finance, and sales perspective. Accurate and reliable tank gauging systems can improve the performance of the oil & gas, refining, chemical & petrochemical, and other industries that have these storage tanks as part […]

How SIOT Upgraded Its Tank-Level Measurement Inexpensively Without Sacrificing Function

Posted in Level, Tank Gauging, Wireless on Friday, June 28th, 2013. 2 comments so far
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Here’s another guest post by me, Chris Womack. Custody transfer is today’s topic—specifically, improving level and temperature measurement of crude oil for custody transfer, while minimizing cost and disturbances to current operations. Even more specifically, when Italy’s SIOT (Società Italiana per l’Oleodotto Transalpino S.p.A.) sought to update the aging radar-based level gauges that monitored its 32 […]

Guided Wave Radar Level Measurement Applications

Posted in Measurement, Tank Gauging on Friday, July 16th, 2010. 3 comments so far
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I came across a great write up on guided wave radar level measurement technology by Emerson’s Anna Olander who is based in the Rosemount Tank Radar facility in Sweden. I’ll highlight some of the key points I took away from the write up. The history of radar used in level measurement goes back to the […]