News Category: Flowmeters
March 10, 2017
With its ExactRead technology, the new all-in-one FlowConnect from McCrometer automates data collection for the Mc Propeller and Water Specialties meters to provide reliable information for water resource management. Featuring a streamlined design, FlowConnect includes powerful next-generation built-in communications for transmitting... [Read More]

March 10, 2017
To help find out where water is being lost from the Wellington City Council’s water supply network in New Zealand, Wellington Water is installing 11 bulk water flowmeters. “We know that there is drinking water loss in the central business district (CBD) but it’s really hard to quantify and to locate. Leak detection is tricky at the best of times but... [Read More]

February 28, 2017
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has made available alternative extension approval tests to validate already installed mass flowmeter (MFM) systems on tankers. The MPA says tankers that had been fitted with MFMs three years ago and require recalibration for compliance can now utilise an alternative extension approval test in order... [Read More]

February 23, 2017
In-Situ, a US-based manufacturer of on-site water monitoring instrumentation, has acquired all of the operations of Australian Measuring and Control Equipment (MACE). MACE is a privately held company that has designed and manufactured ultrasonic flowmeters, data loggers, and controllers for over three decades. MACE products provide flow, total volume, level and velocity... [Read More]

February 22, 2017
Austrian fluid handling solutions provider Kral’s precision measuring devices are now capable of operating in temperatures as low as -40°C. Components and assemblies are tested in cold chambers at temperatures down to -40 °C, and Kral equips its Volumeter devices with electronic sensors that are suitable for such deep temperatures. Even at measurements... [Read More]

February 17, 2017
Mass Flow Online, the e-commerce channel of Bronkhorst High-Tech, has released two new models in its Mass-View series, the MV-108 mass flowmeter and MV-308 mass flow regulator. With the introduction of the new models, the Mass-View product line has been extended to gas flow rates up to 500ln/min (N2-equivalent), fulfilling the demand from industrial users e.g. for gas... [Read More]

February 15, 2017
Alicat Scientific has added backlighting as a standard feature on monochrome LCD displays for its core range of mass flowmeters, mass flow controllers, and pressure controllers. The backlighting illuminates Alicat’s full-information, menu-driven, multi-parameter LCD display screens for easier reading, regardless of lighting conditions. Though reliable and dependable... [Read More]

February 14, 2017
Fluidwell’s explosion proof E018 flow monitor/totaliser and the specific device description (DD) have been successfully validated by the HART Communication Foundation. The certification guarantees the device will operate hassle free with all registered DD-enabled host systems, with the specific DD allowing access to every menu setting. “HART communication... [Read More]

February 6, 2017
Australian fluid measurement and handling equipment designer Macnaught has restarted the manufacture of the M-Series mechanical display flowmeters after distributor feedback and resurgence of customer demand. The company put a stop to producing the mechanical meters in 2016, replacing the product in its portfolio with digital models. Oval gear meters are popularly held... [Read More]

January 31, 2017
Badger Meter has introduced the VN2000 hot tap and VN2000 compact insertion vortex flowmeters for measuring the volumetric or mass flow rate of steam, gas or liquids over a large flow range. The meters’ versatile design is capable of measuring water as low as 1.32ft/s and super-heated steam up to 250ft/s. They are well-suited for applications involving energy flow... [Read More]

January 26, 2017
Bell Flow Systems, a UK-based instrumentation distributor, has made available the new Qalcosonic-brand ultrasonic heat flowmeters for both heating and cooling applications. The new MID Class 2 approved meter is available in sizes from DN15 to DN50 with BSP threaded and flanged connections. Qp values range from 0.6 to 15m3/hr with R100 dynamic range as standard and... [Read More]

January 19, 2017
ISS, an industry expert in microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) fluidic technology, is launching the next-generation MassSense liquid and gas density meters (LDM & GDM 6500) and liquid flowmeter (LFM 5000). The meters are the first in a suite of products that ISS is scheduled to launch in 2017, including high-performance gas flowmeters (GFM 6500). MassSense liquid... [Read More]

January 12, 2017
Emerson’s Daniel 3415 and 3416 dual-configuration gas ultrasonic meters have received the industry’s first technology qualification (TQ) from DNV GL for fiscal gas meters. The TQ is a risk-based assessment that evaluates meter performance in real-life operational environments to ensure the technology meets the highest fiscal measurement standards. The certification... [Read More]

January 9, 2017
VSL, the National Metrology Institute in the Netherlands, has proved flare gas flowmeters from Fluenta can operate with an uncertainty of 1.5% even at low flow rates.  Extensive testing at the VSL facility in the Netherlands demonstrated that calibration of the Fluenta 160 flare gas meter can double its accuracy, from 3 to 1.5% uncertainty. Fluenta’s gas flowmeters use... [Read More]

January 9, 2017
Endress+Hauser has released Proline 300/500, a family of industry-optimised smart Coriolis mass and electromagnetic flow instruments that simplify installation, speed up commissioning, and streamline both operation and maintenance. The Proline Promass Coriolis mass flowmeters are available in 11 models ranging in sizes from 1/24” to 14” in diameter, for measuring... [Read More]

January 5, 2017
Singapore will enforce the use of mass flow meters (MFM) for its bunkering operations from 1 January 2017, making it the first port in the world to mandate the use of such fuel measuring device, according to Seatrade Maritime News. According to the media new soutlet, the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has been steering Singapore to adopt the use of MFM... [Read More]