Ultrasonic flow meters and their applications
Ultrasonic flow meters and their applications Here we are again! You ready to learn more about another principle of flow measurement? Ultrasonic flow meters show up in many applications, from process flow to custody flow. And companies often use portable ultrasonics to verify other flow meters or f ...
What should I know about electromagnetic flow meters (magmeter)?
What should I know about electromagnetic flow meters (magmeter)? So many devices - how do you choose! Don't worry, we can help. You know all options have pros and cons, not only from brand to brand but also from process to process. You also know that high-end models usually offer more than low-budg ...
Product Review: OMEGA FMG600 Series magnetic flow meter
Product Review: OMEGA FMG600 Series magnetic flow meter You're absolutely right, I didn't write many product reviews at the end of last year! I used that time to work on new types of content to find out if they could help our audience better. In that vein, I created our buyer guides, combining exis ...
What’s the best meter for diesel flow measurement?
Hey, I need the right flow meter - one with at least 0.75 percent accuracy - for an application. Could you help us? The pipe is 1" and the product is diesel, with the maximum temperature 40C, pressure 6 kg/cm2, and flow 3 m3/hr. We're using analog communication. Any ideas? ...
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 When do we use magnetic flow meters?
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 when we use magnetic f ...
#WishIknew Where do we use magnetic flow meters?
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 where we use magnetic ...
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 I
Offshore and Onshore Flow Metering Systems - Part I Chapter One: The Journey of the Fellowship Commences To begin our journey on flow metering systems we are going to ask ourselves a question: Why the hell would anyone get oil offshore when they could get it onshore? The simple reason is that they ...
Game of Coriolis: Mass flow measurement
Coriolis mass flow meter You've heard a lot from us on flow measurement so far. We started with differential pressure (DP) transmitters in flow measurement and their advantages and disadvantages. However, most companies sell their products based on weight instead of volume, because factors such as ...