Posts Tagged ‘turbine meter’

Selecting the Right Flowmeter

Posted in Flow on Thursday, October 4th, 2018. No comments yet
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Selecting the right flowmeter is an expert panel session at the 2018 Emerson Exchange conference. The panel included Emerson’s Trever Ball, Karl Stappert, Dan Hackett, Jeff Foster, and Steve Ifft. Types of flow measurement devices in the panel discussion include magnetic flowmeters, Coriolis, Ultrasonic, Vortex, Turbine and differential pressure (DP) flow. Trever described how magnetic […]

How Reproducible is Your Repeatable Measurement System?

Posted in Flow on Friday, August 29th, 2014. 3 comments so far
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When it comes to flowmetering systems in your facility, what is the best way to measure its true performance? In a Flow Control magazine article, R & R: How reproducible is your highly repeatable metering system?, Emerson’s Karl Stappert, of the Flow Solutions team, addresses these important concepts—repeatability and reproducibility. Karl opens defining the two […]

Electronic Flow Management System Design Fundamentals

Posted in Remote Automation on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012. 2 comments so far
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In the Emerson Exchange 365 community, I saw a new thread, Fundamentals of Electronic Flow Meter Design, Application & Implementation. It included a download link to a whitepaper with the same name by Emerson’s Jim Griffeth. Jim is a member of the Remote Automation Solutions team. I wanted to highlight some of his thoughts from […]

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Custody Transfer Flow Measurement

Posted in Measurement on Wednesday, November 10th, 2010. No comments yet
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If you have custody transfer applications in your plant and you’re not already an expert on the subject, there’s a great Control Engineering magazine article, Custody Transfer: Flowmeter as Cash Register. It’s written by Emerson’s Emerie (a.k.a. Butch) Dupuis and Gerard Hwang, both whom I’ve known and worked with for many years. Custody transfer defines […]

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Proving Flow Measurement Accuracy for Hydrocarbon Applications

Posted in Measurement on Monday, March 23rd, 2009. No comments yet
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Here’s a story about a portable high-flow petroleum pipeline-proving rig. If you’re in the oil & gas production, refining, or distribution business, I probably don’t need to define what this is. For the rest of us, a prover: …is used for rapid, accurate calibration of a wide range of flow measurement technologies. Applications range from […]

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