April 6, 2017

Mass meter for extremely low flows unveiled by AW-Lake Company

AW-Lake Company has revealed its latest Ultra Low Flow Coriolis Mass Meter.

The MicroTRICOR TCM-100 mass flow meter is designed to accurately measure extremely low flow rates. It is suitable for use in batching, blending and dosing; for applications such as chemical injection, precision painting and coating, and batch processing associated with liquid or gas handling and dispensing.

Key features:

  • Measures flow rates as low as 300 grams/hr (.001 gallons/min)
  • Max mass flow rate 50kg/hr
  • Max volumetric flow rate 50l/hr
  • 316L stainless steel tubes
  • Usable at pressures up to 350 bar, 5000psi
  • No filter requirements
  • No moving parts such as gears
  • Units are flushable
  • Sold with TCE transmitters that are available with analogue, frequency pulse and status outputs
  • Available in panel mount or remote field mount versions
  • EX certified with ATEX, IECEx, EAC certifications and a pending CSA rating

According to AW-Lake Company’s website, the MicroTRICOR TCM-100 is the only flowmeter of its kind offering a compact dual tube design, giving it greater stability and resistance to external vibration.

The MicroTRICOR TCM-100 is different to volumetric flowmeters in that it measures mass rather than volume. The company claims this provides greater accuracy, as the mass of a fluid or gas is unaffected by pressure, temperature or viscosity. In turn, this means the flow meter gives reading unaffected by external conditions.





November 23, 2017
TransCanada’s permit to operate the Keystone crude oil pipeline in South Dakota could be revoked by state regulators, according to Reuters. An initial probe into the recent major spill on the pipeline... [Read More]

November 22, 2017
Emerson has launched a new line of knife gate valves designed specifically for challenging mid-service mining applications. According to Emerson, the new Clarkson SU10R polyurethane knife gate valves... [Read More]

November 21, 2017
Trelleborg Sealing Solutions have launched a unique rotary seal which aims to achieve strong performance and reliability when running at greater speeds and higher temperature. The new Turcon Roto Glyd... [Read More]

November 21, 2017
Hamburg based Implico has launched a new system to allow its customers to connect legacy field technology with the OpenTAS terminal management system. The new TCP-X-Unit is capable of simultaneously converting... [Read More]

November 20, 2017
Based near Wells in Somerset, St Cuthberts Mill specialises in the manufacture of high-quality artists’ papers. With a heritage that can be traced back to the 1700s, the company makes approximately... [Read More]

November 20, 2017
A Denver, Colorado based oil and gas producer is using Coriolis flowmeters for well head allocation. Bonanza Creek is an exploration and production company focused on extracting oil and associated liquids-rich... [Read More]

November 20, 2017
SNC-Lavalin has announced the agreement of a contract with Ecopetrol in Colombia for conceptual, basic and detailed engineering on high and medium complexity projects through to 2020. Founded in 1911,... [Read More]

November 20, 2017
Hubli, India based Weir BDK will supply Indian EPC contractor M/S Tata Projects with £1.4 million (€1.6 million) worth of butterfly valves. The valves will be installed in the Sri Damodaram... [Read More]

November 16, 2017
The ‘most used and recognised offshore pipeline standard in the world’ has been updated to reflect new pipeline research and developments by leading industry players, including quality assurance... [Read More]

November 16, 2017
Producers Midstream will use UOP Russell modular cryogenic equipment to process 200 million standard cubic feet per day of natural gas at its gas processing facility in the Delaware Basin in western Texas,... [Read More]

November 15, 2017
Scientists in the US are developing an analysis tool to more accurately predict how sulphur compounds in crude oil might corrode equipment. The research aims to address a major safety issue for fluid handling... [Read More]

November 15, 2017
Pump solutions specialist Selwood has launched what it dubs a ‘green-friendly' electric solids handling pump. The UK based company has introduced a new Super Silent electric drive addition... [Read More]

November 14, 2017
Flowmeters come in a variety of forms and operate on a range of different principles. Choosing the correct flowmeter for your application is vital for ensuring both accuracy, efficiency and value for money. Coriolis... [Read More]

November 13, 2017
Grundfos, a specialist in the manufacturer of energy-efficient pumps in the world, has announced that its subsidiary Grundfos Pumps India Pvt (Grundfos India) will be launching a new manufacturing... [Read More]

November 13, 2017
US liquid management solutions provider BakerCorp has recently marked the completion of a multi-site dewatering project for a Denver area public-private construction entity. BakerCorp was chosen as the... [Read More]