What’s the difference between electronic and conventional DP transmitters?
We have a new level measurement application, and differential pressure transmitters sound good to us. However, we saw devices with electronic and standard concepts. Could you tell us the difference between them? ...
What’s the difference between an ultrasonic and radar level transmitter?
My company has a new application, and we need to know the best principle for the level measurement. It's pretty simple, and I saw some references for ultrasonic level transmitters, but I've heard that we can use a radar as well. Which one should I choose? ...
#WishIknew – What’s the difference between an accelerometer and a proximity sensor?
When you have a question about process automation that needs a short answer, let us know with #WishIknew and @Visaya! We’ll reply with a #WishIknew post. It’ll give a quick explanation, then some related articles, videos, or reviews if you want to know more. I wish I knew the difference between ...
Set up a differential pressure transmitter for level measurement?
I bought some DP transmitters to measure the levels in different applications, but I don't know how to set them up. Could you help please? ...
#WishIknew – What’s a pH calibration buffer solution?
When you have a question about process automation that needs a short answer, let us know with #WishIknew and @Visaya! We’ll reply with a #WishIknew post. It’ll give a quick explanation, then some related articles, videos, or reviews if you want to know more. I wish I knew what a pH calibration ...
Office Moving Professionals
"We packed, we moved, we packed again, we moved again... Then we ate some food!" Office Moving Professionals In last week's article, I naively promised pictures of the Visaya team in our new office. Well, slight change of plans... After successfully packing our old office and moving into th ...
Offshore and Onshore Flow Metering Systems – Final Chapter
Chapter Seven-  “The Problem with Master Metering is… ... that it is not a prover.” That’s usually how that sentence ends. Ball and piston provers are effectively discontinuous positive displacement flow meters. An accurate swept volume divided by the displacement period (measured accurat ...
#WishIknew – What’s the difference between mechanical and wireless pressure gauges?
When you have a question about process automation that needs a short answer, let us know with #WishIknew and @Visaya! We’ll reply with a #WishIknew post. It’ll give a quick explanation, then some related articles, videos, or reviews if you want to know more. I wish I knew what the difference be ...
Offshore and Onshore Flow Metering Systems – Part III
Offshore and Onshore Flow Metering Systems - Part III Chapter Five – The Shock of the New By the mid 1990s, the phrases ‘fit for purpose’ and ‘cost reduction’ hit the Oil & Gas projects. Traditional metering stations with relatively high CAPEX and maintenance costs.  But let's not f ...
Offshore and Onshore Flow Metering Systems – Part II
Chapter Three: Space – The Final Frontier Early on, people called Gulf rigs ‘lily-pads’. The traditional meter stations barely fit on the structures. The flow meter process offshore was either very unsophisticated  or simply carried out elsewhere. David Potter's work in the 1940s for the ...