News Category: Level Monitoring
November 9, 2016
MTS Sensors, a division of MTS Systems Corp., has received HART certification for its new LP Series of liquid level transmitters under the latest Interoperable Test Kit (ITK) 7.2. The LP Series features the Tank Slayer, RefineME, Chambered, and SoClean models based on MTS Sensors’ proprietary Temposonics magnetostrictive sensing technology. The HART output... [Read More]

November 4, 2016
Schiltach, Germany-headquartered measurement technology developer Vega has released the new Vegapuls WL S 61 contactless radar sensor for the water and sewage sectors. Radar technology offers numerous advantages when compared with ultrasonic level sensors, as it is independent of weather influence, such as strong sun, wind, surface turbulence, condensation, fog, or rain. In... [Read More]

September 23, 2016
Endress+Hauser is launching the FMR10 and FMR20 free space radar level transmitters to measure liquid levels in storage tanks, open basins, open channels, weirs, and canal systems. The FMR10 measures liquid levels at ranges up to 16ft with 0.2” accuracy, while the FMR20 measures levels up to 66ft with 0.08” accuracy. The FMR10 has a 4-20mA output and comes... [Read More]

September 20, 2016
Control valve manufacturer Singer Valve has launched the LCP-TP single process level controller, designed to complement Singer’s single solenoid operated/override control valves and sensor. The LCP-TP level controller is programmed with customised level control algorithms and offers both local control via interactive display or remote control via 4-20mA or serial... [Read More]

June 8, 2016
Hayward Flow Control has released ae new high-accuracy HLS level sensor line that is not affected by foaming, waves, or head space vapours. With a complete CPVC housing and construction, the HLS is well-suited for corrosive fluids and environments where metals cannot perform. The HLS level sensor measures hydrostatic pressure and converts the reading to an analogue 4-20mA... [Read More]

June 1, 2016
Viatran, a US-based designer, developer, and manufacturer of pressure and level transmitters, has introduced the Model 59Y submersible level transmitter series for water and wastewater within industrial and municipal environments. The Viatran Model 59Y Series features a monolithic (one-piece) design, which measures hydrostatic pressure of compatible media. It is... [Read More]

September 24, 2015
German measuring and control specialist Afriso has launched its latest ultrasonic level switch, the SonarFox USG 20. The measuring principle of the level switch is based on ultrasonic technology, which has so far been primarily used in costly, high-end medical equipment. The level switch allows for non-invasive measurement from the outside through the walls of plastic... [Read More]

September 21, 2015
Sensaphone, a monitoring technology provider, has introduced a cellular version of its Sentinel system. The Sentinel provides 24/7 monitoring of unattended equipment and remote locations where Internet or Ethernet connectivity is unavailable. The Sentinel system is well-suited for monitoring equipment operating at oil and gas wells, refineries, and storage facilities... [Read More]

June 29, 2015
Yokogawa Electric Corporation has announced the Enterprise Pipeline Management Solution (EPMS), a modular software suite. The EPMS supplements basic pipeline management systems with specific liquid or gas applications that enable pipeline operator to manage delivery contracts and associated logistics in a time and energy efficient manner. With a SCADA platform covering... [Read More]

February 19, 2015
ATEK Access Technologies has launched a new series of liquid tank monitors for fuel and lube distributors, waste oil collectors and others managing liquid assets. The TankScan Cellular Ultrasonic (TCU) monitor, a fully integrated cellular-enabled tank level monitoring solution, provides remote access to liquid tank data anywhere there is Internet access via the TankScan... [Read More]

December 16, 2014
TankLink, a specialist in wireless remote tank monitoring, recently launched the new TankLink 95 wireless monitoring solution for 3G/4G networks. The TankLink 95 is an intrinsically safe tank monitoring solution, certified to US standards for operation in areas designated as Class 1, Division 1 hazardous locations. The system addresses safety regulations in industrial... [Read More]

September 15, 2014
MTS Systems, a supplier of high-performance test systems and position sensors, has announced that the chief controller of explosives (CCoE) with the Petroleum and Explosives Safety Organisation (PESO) has issued updated safety approvals for its Level Plus M-Series level transmitters Models MR and MG in India. Electrical equipment for use in potentially explosive applications... [Read More]

August 26, 2014
Krohne, a specialist in measuring systems for process industries, has introduced a new 10 GHz FMCW radar level meter for liquid applications in up to a 30m (98ft) measuring range. The Optiwave 5200 C/F, a 2-wire loop powered device, measures level and volume in storage or process tanks with process conditions up to 250°C and pressures up to 40 bar (580 psi) for general... [Read More]

August 14, 2014
In response to demand, BTE has developed a new type suction line level indicator system. The new device mounted on the top corner of a tank can send a signal to a PLC controller in the Control Room to show the operating level of the floating suction arm. The system is an adaptation of the BTE mechanical indicator system employed to date. BTE is a specialist in the provision... [Read More]

July 30, 2014
The Aqua XL and the Aqua Medium from ATMI are robust float level switches constructed with an internal ballast. The microswitch inside these float switches tilts as the liquid level rises, closing or opening an electrical circuit. Thanks to its volume and weight, the switches are able to penetrate the grease layers found on wastewater pumping stations. They are ideal... [Read More]

July 18, 2014
Gems Sensors & Controls has introduced a new cost-effective range of single float transmitters specifically designed for high-accuracy continuous shallow tank monitoring applications. The company is an industry supplier of liquid level sensors, pressure sensors and flow sensors as well as fluid control devices. The Gems XM/XT Series of single float transmitters is... [Read More]