News Category: Flowmeters
April 12, 2016
Sparling Instruments, a US-based flow and level measurement specialist, has begun production on a Modbus-capable version of its TigerMagEP electromagnetic flowmeter. Responding to requests from customers for an electromagnetic flowmeter with integrated Modbus for use in digitally controlled or automated systems, Sparling has started shipping the new Modbus version of... [Read More]

April 5, 2016
Fluid Components International (FCI), a global flow sensing and measurement company, has introduced a new SIL2 compliant flow switch/monitor for a wide range of processing and production applications. Designed for industrial processes, manufacturing operations, pumps, compressed air, gas compressors, and HVAC systems requiring flow assurance and alarming, the new FS10i... [Read More]

April 5, 2016
In February, Fluid Handling International reported that the fluid metering product line of Avery-Hardoll had been acquired by Avanti. In correction to this story, the Avery-Hardoll flowmeter business has in fact been acquired by Liquid Controls, and not Avanti.  Liquid Controls, an Idex Energy & Fuels business, purchased the Avery-Hardoll fluid metering... [Read More]

March 29, 2016
Titan Enterprises, a UK flow equipment specialist, has introduced Process Atrato, a new low volume, high performance ultrasonic flowmeter packaged to address the challenges of the process and control environment. The compact flowmeter combines the advantages of Titan’s Atrato ultrasonic technology – including high linearity and sensitivity and wide flow range... [Read More]

March 1, 2016
Emerson Process Management has added support for HART® Protocol Revision 7 to its line of Rosemount 8800 vortex flowmeters. HART 7 allows for easier identification in the field, commissioning, and configuration. The ability to efficiently commission field devices reduces start-up costs and schedule risk for large projects. “Making it easier to commission and... [Read More]

March 1, 2016
US-based flow solutions provider Badger Meter has introduced the new Blancett B2900 flow monitor offering advanced digital signal processing technology in an easy-to-access package. Enclosed in a spacious polycarbonate NEMA 4X housing, the electronics are located on a single board, designed for straightforward and convenient field installation. The large enclosure... [Read More]

March 1, 2016
AW-Lake has completed CRN registration of its Tricor Coriolis mass flowmeters within five provinces of Canada, including British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario, and Quebec. Each province requires individual registration and provides a CRN number.  CRN registration certifies that the Tricor flowmeter product line meets high quality standards in operating... [Read More]

February 16, 2016
The Avanti Co., representatives of flowmeter and accessories company Liquid Controls, has recently acquired Avery-Hardoll and its metering product line by Liquid Controls. Avery-Hardoll has a worldwide reputation as the standard in bulk fluid metering and fluid measurement accuracy. It has been around since the 1930s and besides its bulk meters, it also designs and produces... [Read More]

February 9, 2016
German flow solutions provider Festo has launched two new easy-to-use flow sensors with an IO-Link output that fast process status checks and increase production efficiencies. Developed in response to the trend for increased monitoring and diagnostics, the new SFAW sensor is the first flow sensor from Festo for sensing liquid media, while the SPAU is a new modular system... [Read More]

February 1, 2016
UK flowmeter specialist Litre Meter has appointed two new distributors in Southeast Asia to distribute its flow measurement solutions and chemical injection packages. The new distributors – Wehaya in Selangor, Malaysia, and Lasindo in Jakarta, Indonesia – will deliver Litre Meter devices for the offshore oil and gas industry in Asia and Australasia. Litre... [Read More]

January 19, 2016
The UK flowmeter manufacturer Titan Enterprises has launched the Pulsite Solo, an affordable battery-powered rate and total flowmeter. Offering the flexibility of panel-, wall-, or surface-mounting, the new digital display instrument has been designed for use with switch, coil, and magnetic sensor inputs. With housing constructed from durable polymer and sealed to IP65... [Read More]

December 14, 2015
Titan Enterprises showcases its Atrato ultrasonic flowmeters designed to handle low flows from laminar to turbulent. The meters are largely immune to viscosity and are well-suiter for laboratory testing applications. The Atrato ultrasonic flowmeters are true inline non-invasive flowmeters without the contorted flow path and disadvantages of alternative designs. Available... [Read More]

December 11, 2015
The increasing offshore production activities in Brazilian and African regions will provide the major market for turbine flowmeters in subsea applications in the coming future, a new market study by Transparency Market Research says. Turbine flowmeters are velocity measurement devices used for measuring the volumetric flow of liquid or gas. At oil and gas facilities,... [Read More]

December 9, 2015
Tracerco, an international oil and gas service provider part of Johnson Matthey, has landed a contract to provide smart tracer technology for flow measurement of six new oil wells. Heavy oil was discovered at the Mariner field in the UK North Sea in 1981, but has remained inaccessible until now. Alternative technology implemented by Statoil at its Maureen reservoir has... [Read More]

December 3, 2015
Agrochemical specialists Stored Crop Conservation Limited has standardised on Titan Enterprises 900 Series and OG Series oval gear flowmeters to record use of low volumes of regulated chemicals. Hygiene and the elimination of pests and fungus is a major problem in the growth and storage of bulk crops in modern agriculture. From the preparation of the buildings used for... [Read More]

November 17, 2015
UK Flowtechnik, a supplier of flowmeters, instrumentation, pumps, magnetic couplings, and hydraulic system components, has become the first company in the world to accurately meter extremely viscous adhesive with 55% aluminium filler. The Nottingham-based company was approached by a manufacturer of glue and resin dispensing machines to see if it could accurately measure... [Read More]