News Category: Flowmeters
November 7, 2013
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has confirmed it plans to make the use of mass flowmeters mandatory for bunkering in the port of Singapore. 'We are finalising some of the implementation details and will make an announcement when it is ready,' says MPA's marine services department assistant director Ang Chin Chin. She declined to give a specific time... [Read More]

November 5, 2013
ExxonMobil Marine Fuels & Lubricants (ExxonMobil) says two more of its chartered bunker tankers in Singapore have had mass flowmetering systems approved by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), bringing its number of approved vessels up to three. According to the company, the flowmeter system can save vessel operators up to three hours and $7000 (€5000)... [Read More]

October 8, 2013
Rotork, the actuator manufacturer and flow control engineering group, has acquired the GTA Group, comprising of GT Attuatori, GT Attuatori Europe and Max Process. GT Attuatori was established in 1963 and manufactures rack and pinion pneumatic valve actuators. The product range encompasses single and double acting actuators, solenoid valves, switchboxes and mounting accessories,... [Read More]

October 4, 2013
Badger Meter announces the introduction of the Vision Series turbine flow meters, which comply with lead-free provisions of the US Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and are bisphenol A (BPA) free. The compact meters are designed for flow measurement of low-viscosity and non-aggressive liquids, including de-mineralised water, alkaline solutions, oils, fuel, beverages, water... [Read More]

September 27, 2013
Sensor and system manufacturer Fafnir has extended its product portfolio to offer solutions including level, pressure and temperature measurement for the processing, chemical, pharmaceutical and industrial applications. The portfolio now includes level, pressure and temperature measurement devices that can be used in a multitude of applications including: Chemical... [Read More]

September 26, 2013
Badger Meter has recently introduced a new flow monitor for monitoring flow metrics in challenging environments. It claims the ER-500 offers an alternative to conventional flow monitors in measurement applications involving viscous or highly corrosive liquids, including petroleum-based fluid measurement and other liquids compatible with the monitored flow sensor. It... [Read More]

September 18, 2013
UK-based flow sensor and liquid level manufacturer Cynergy3 Components has extended its range of flow switches to cater for larger diameter pipes and higher flow rates. In addition to inline flow switches, the range now includes paddle type flow switches including a new stainless steel version. Inline and paddle type flow switches are suitable for installation in both... [Read More]

August 22, 2013
Max Machinery, a low-flow measurement provider, introduces its Model P001 flow meter designed to eclipse the low end capabilities found in other low-flow meters. It claims its new design has been engineered to offer 4000 pulses per meter revolution and k-factors as high as 24,000 pulses per cc. The P001 boasts flow-rates from 0.005-200cc/min (based on 100 cps oil) and... [Read More]

July 29, 2013
Rotork Fairchild, a member of the Rotork group of flow control companies, has increased the high pressure capacity of its leak-free pneumatic regulators for instrument and industrial control applications with the introduction of a new HPP range.A companion to the recently announced HPD diaphragm style range of regulators, the new HPP (High Pressure Piston) range incorporates... [Read More]

July 19, 2013
Endress and Hauser has released its Proline Promag 200 electromagnetic flow meter, a two-wire magmeter that it claims offers the same measuring performance as four-wire magmeters. The Promag H200 is available in line sizes of 1/12 to 1” and Promag P200 is available in line sizes of 1/2 to 8” for measuring the flow rates of conductive fluids with an accuracy... [Read More]

July 17, 2013
Municipal and industrial water flow measurement application solution provider McCrometer has developed an electromagnetic flow meter with accuracy to ±0.5% of reading.The FPI Mag and Ultra Mag flow meters have both obtained CSA certification and are now ISO9001:2008 certified too.The company claims the FPI Mag is the industry’s only available hot tap full... [Read More]

July 1, 2013
Brooks Instrument, a supplier of flow, pressure, vacuum and level solutions, has expanded its GF40/80 series portfolio of thermal mass flow controllers (MFCs) in order to encompass a wider range of applications. The company's new GF81 MFC can be used for higher gas flow rates up to 300 slpm, making it suitable for high-flow applications in thin film, solar, analytical,... [Read More]

June 11, 2013
Global bunker business OW Bunker has completed its first supply to a customer in Singapore using a Coriolis flow meter. The delivery of 3,200 metric tonnes (mt) of fuel was carried out using a 5,600 dwt, double-hulled barge with a pumping capacity of 1,000cbm/h. ‘While we naturally follow the MPA's SS 600 to the letter, we want to take more control of the supply... [Read More]

June 11, 2013
Badger Meter, a developer and manufacturer of flow management solutions, has made new additions to its Industrial Oval Gear (Model IOG) series of flow meters, which provide solutions for industries such as automotive, chemical, oil and gas, pulp and paper, metals, printing and rotating machinery. Badger Meter's Model IOG flow meters are designed to measure very viscous... [Read More]

May 28, 2013
UK-based Titan Enterprises has launched a new range of stainless steel and aluminium oval gear flow meters with a clear acrylic top.Titan believes the ability to visually check flowing liquid, from the visible rotation of the gears, has particular safety of operation benefits with viscous fluids such as lubricating oils. The oval gear (OG) flowmeters are available in sizes... [Read More]

May 16, 2013
Emerson Process Management has expanded its line of Coriolos flowmeters. The new Micro Motion Elite CMFS sensor platform is suitable for measuring smaller line sizes (pipelines less than DN50) and, along with the existing Elite flowmeters, can be used in a range of applications such as chemical injection, production blending and process, gas solutions and batching operations... [Read More]