Liquid Flow Monitoring Articles

  • What are the most commonly used control valves in the oil and gas industry?

    Here at MGA Controls, we are experts when it comes to the range of industrial control and instrumentation devices. Our expertise spans a wide range of industrial applications and environments, including the oil and gas industry. Read on to learn about the 5 most commonly used control valves within oil and gas applications and why MGA Controls are one of the leading oil and gas valve suppliers. ...


    By MGA Controls Limited

  • Climate Control News Featured LQ800 Multi Channel Controller

    All-in-one sensor With its highly intelligent web-enabled design, the new LQ800 Multi Channel Controller from Electro-Chemical Devices (ECD) delivers a state-of-the-art total solution. It combines advanced IoT liquid analytical measurement of 50+ parameters and precision process control of flow/level for a wide range of water-based industrial applications. ECD’s hard ...

  • Precise metering has a significant influence on plastic properties - Case Study

    The properties of a plastic do not only depend on the base polymer. With additives, the basic properties can be modified during processing, for example, for a higher elasticity or better light stability of a plastic. At Kunststoff-Zentrum Leipzig, innovative plastics made from renewable raw materials are being developed and tested as part of a funding project. The researchers are also looking at ...

  • Stainless Steel Capillary Tubes

    Product descriptionStainless Steel Capillary Tube Description:Whether you need to exchange device tubing as a section of your troubleshooting or want to minimize the dwell extent of your system as you pass to narrower columns. As one of the most professional stainless steel capillary tube suppliers  in China, WENZHOU HUASHANG STEEL CO., LTD. has the first-rate tubing in the ...

  • Ultrasonic Flowmeters Help Reduce Drug Production Costs

    Titan Enterprises reports that its Atrato and MetraFlow ultrasonic inline flowmeters are used by drug manufacturers to streamline production and reduce costs. These devices measure a liquid’s rate of flow with extraordinary levels of accuracy, helping drug manufacturers control small details that make a big difference during production. Production of pharmaceutical drugs presents ...


    By Nixon Flowmeters Limited

  • Improved valve control can significantly reduce methane emissions

    Introduction The natural gas industry commonly uses pneumatic devices powered by pressurised natural gas as valve controllers and pressure regulators. However, these devices are one of the main sources of vented methane emissions inthe industry, with 51 billion1 cubicfeet released peryear in the production sector alone. These levels can be reduced or even completely ...


    By Rotork plc

  • Rotork’s CMA range expands for improved control valve automation

    Rotork has extended its CMA range of compact modulating actuators with new sizes specifically designed for reliable automation of larger linear control valves. The new actuator is capable of a maximum 4,500 lbf (20 kN) seating thrust. The new sizes increase the CMA range modulating thrust performance to 3,000 lbf (13 kN) with a 114.3 mm (4.5”) stroke length for the automation of larger ...


    By Rotork plc

  • Electric Ball Valve

      We all know that the electric ball valves are used to control the flow of liquids and gases. Actuated ball valves are energy efficient and robust because they only cost energy during the opening or closing of the valve. We can equip an electric actuator to our ball valves according to the requirement of our customers. And our electric ball valves are actuated by a motor driven electric ...

  • Stainless Steel Capillary Tubes

    Product description Stainless Steel Capillary Tube Description: Whether you need to exchange device tubing as a section of your troubleshooting or want to minimize the dwell extent of your system as you pass to narrower columns, WENZHOU HUASHANG STEEL CO., LTD. has the first-rate tubing in the ...

  • Medical Tubing

    Product description Medical grade stainless steel tubing Description Stainless steel medical tubes available as thin wall tubes in seamless or welded redrawn condition or as seamless thick wall tubes. Medical tubes are available in a range of stainless steels and delivered with cold drawn, ground, extremely ...

  • Electric Ball Valve

    We all know that the electric ball valves are used to control the flow of liquids and gases. Actuated ball valves are energy efficient and robust because they only cost energy during the opening or closing of the valve. We can equip an electric actuator to our ball valves according to the requirement of our customers. And our electric ball valves are actuated by a motor driven electric actuator ...

  • How to Measure the Temperature of Flowing Liquids in a Closed Process Using a Temperature Probe

    Accurately measuring the temperature of a viscous liquid can present its own set of unique challenges, but what if the liquid is flowing? Thermowells A thermowell is a device that allows you to measure the temperature of moving fluid without having to shut down the entire process to insert or remove the temperature probe. Basically, it is a metal tube ...


    By TEGAM, Inc

  • Performance and Characteristics of Digital Pressure Gauge

    The construction principle of digital pressure gauge: The digital pressure gauge is deformed by the elastic deformation of the sensitive elements (Bourdon tube, diaphragm box, bellows) in the gauge, and then the pressure deformation is transmitted to the pointer by the conversion mechanism of the machine core in the digital pressure gauge, which causes the pointer to rotate to display the ...

  • Performance and Characteristics of Digital Pressure Gauge

    The construction principle of digital pressure gauge: The digital pressure gauge is deformed by the elastic deformation of the sensitive elements (Bourdon tube, diaphragm box, bellows) in the meter, and then the pressure deformation is transmitted to the pointer by the conversion mechanism of the machine core in the ...

  • Advanced thermal dispersion mass flowmeters

    Thermal dispersion (TD) mass flowmeters measure the mass flowrate of fluids (primarily gases) flowing through a closed conduit, such as a pipe. This article describes the operation and installation of TD mass flowmeters, and gives the reader information about what applications these meters are most suited for. Background The first general description of TD mass flowmeters is ...


    By Sierra Instruments, Inc.

  • Generation-next mass flowmeter arrives

    This vortex mass flow device directly measures three parameters. Then, it computes seven more properties of liquids, gases, and steam. The next generation of mass flowmeters offers improved accuracy, lower installed cost, and enhanced functionality, including multiple outputs of process conditions. The multiparameter How vortex mass flowmeter (MVMF) was developed to reduce total cost ...


    By Sierra Instruments, Inc.

  • Differential Pressure Switches

    The BETA Differential pressure switch offers a reliable, low cost method of monitoring flow applications and can be used for maintaining filter capacity on a variety of flow systems. Differential pressure switches have been used for years to monitor flow rates of both liquids and gases using orifice plates or other D.P. elements. The accuracy and reliability of BETA D.P. switches allow users to ...


    By Beta B.V.

  • Bunker disputes avoided by using coriolis meters - Case study

    Coriolis meters are being used in the shipping industry to give true volume of fuel being delivered and to avoid bunker disputes due to aeration of fuel, known as the ‘Cappuccino’ effect MORE INFORMATION Fuel suppliers sometimes introduce air intentionally into marine fuel during ...


    By iCenta Controls Ltd

  • Monitoring flow in Tool heaters & Temp controllers - Case study

    The IC-LPM industrial inline paddlewheel flow meter has an adaptable design with custom options for OEM applications such as flow monitoring in tool heaters and temperature controllers making it very versatile. More Information The IC-LPM paddle wheel flow meter is employed by a UK based temperature control specialist in their range of tool heaters and temperature ...


    By iCenta Controls Ltd

  • New Developments in Thermal Dispersion Mass Flow Meters

    Introduction This paper describes a newly developed microprocessor-based thermal dispersion mass flow meter that uses four temperature sensing elements in its flow sensor instead of the traditional two elements and automatically manages changes in gas selection, gas temperature, gas pressure, and outside temperature. This new mass flow meter is ideally suited for apportionment applications ...


    By Sierra Instruments, Inc.

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