News Category: Level Monitoring
November 29, 2017
Hawk Measurement Systems has introduced a new distance and level measurement sensor which incorporates laser technology. The new OptioLaser 200 Series can be used for block chute detection, barrier detection, machine detection, stockpile monitoring and point level monitoring, according to a statement from Hawk. The device incorporates infrared 905 nanometers time-of-flight... [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 signals from three serial-linked field devices for OpenTAS. In a statement, Implico explains that older hardware and modern software often do not “speak the... [Read More]

October 10, 2017
Data sets from the recent airborne trials in the WADI project have now been processed, resulting in indicators that are believed to reveal the presence of underground water leaks. It marks a significant step in WADI project’s goal of developing an airborne water leak detection system. Funded as part of the European Horizon 2020 programme, the WADI Project is coordinated... [Read More]

September 1, 2017
Foresight Group has invested £500,000 into Southampton based Utonomy, an intelligent gas grid solutions provider. The investment has been made on behalf of the Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund. Utonomy has developed an innovative technology for reducing leakage in gas distribution networks. The unique ‘internet of things’ solution automatically... [Read More]

August 30, 2017
ABB has bolstered its level measurement portfolio with the addition of the LLT100 laser level transmitter. According to a statement from the Swedish-Swiss corporation, the LLT100 can “measure the level of any material, solid or liquid, in any condition”. The new product has been specifically designed for industrial applications and harsh environments. It can... [Read More]

August 9, 2017
Two engineers have developed a cost saving, more robust alternative to the expensive conductivity probes used to measure fluid properties such as water density. The new device has the potential to save costs in a range of applications that require water measurement and analysis. According to a statement from UC Santa Barbara, Paolo Luzzatto-Fegiz, a mechanical engineer... [Read More]

August 3, 2017
Implico Group has announced that its booth at this year’s Tank Storage Asia trade show is being designed around the slogan “from entrance to exit”. The consulting company will use its stand to demonstrate the ways modern software and cloud solutions can optimise their tank terminal processes. Like last year, Implico will team up with its hardware partner... [Read More]

July 13, 2017
Emerson has announced the launch of DeltaV Mobile, a platform that leverages Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) technology to give engineers access to real-time data, trends and insight to help in making critical operations decisions, securely from any location in the world. DeltaV forms part of Emerson’s ‘digital ecosystem’. It takes smartphone technology... [Read More]

July 11, 2017
Following the launch of their Optiwave series of level measurement meters in June, Krohne have now added three 24GHz and three 80GHz radar level transmitters to the range, on top of the 6GHz and 10GHz devices. Designed for liquids and solids level measurement in a range of industries, Krohne dubbed the Optiwave series ‘a new generation’ at its launch... [Read More]

July 7, 2017
Veghel, The Netherlands based company Fluidwell have announced a new product range which includes an extensive selection of indicators, controllers and monitoring systems for liquid and gas flow applications, as well as for level, pressure and temperature measurement. Named the F-series, the new selection of products are suitable for safe and hazardous areas alike. According... [Read More]

July 4, 2017
Leuze electronic has introduced contactless, wear-free capacity proximity switches which are resistant to electromagnetic influences, interference and contaminants such as dust. The  switches are designed for the reliable detection of objects and fill levels. The new capacitive proximity switches mark an expansion to the company’s portfolio of optoelectronic... [Read More]

June 15, 2017
Industrial process instrumentation specialist Krohne has launched what it dubs ‘a new generation’ of liquid and solids level measurement products. According to the company, the new level measurement range offers improved performance, enhanced software, and an improved and more powerful signal processor. Both 24GHZ and 80GHZ versions are included in the new... [Read More]

June 7, 2017
Industrial measurement specialist Vaisala is teaming up with DryKeep to boost the moisture monitoring capabilities of its transformer dry-out system, by installing Vaisala’s HUMICAP MMT 162 sensor. The partnership comes as DryKeep works to meet increasing demand for installation of its transformer monitoring display systems across the US. Vaisala’s MMT162... [Read More]

May 26, 2017
Non-intrusive, ultrasonic level monitoring in tumultuous conditions. There are many ultrasonic choices that are used for level monitoring in the universe of sewers, pipes and storm-water control. Although many circumstances in this environment, such as turbulence and unwanted obstructions, pose a challenge for most ultrasonics used in the fluid handling industry, they... [Read More]

February 24, 2017
Krueger Sentry Gauge has released two new classes of chemical sight gauges, the Type H-S3 and PH, developed in response to a need within the industry for a robust tank gauge that could withstand use in harsh fluids. The new products include an innovative three-piece calibration arrangement that is used in both H-S3 and PH model+s. The H-S3 is part of Krueger’s... [Read More]