Industry Applications

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Figure 1: Marine terminal tanker loading arms
Oil & Gas

Case Study: Marine terminal loading arms prevent spills with the help of a reliable thermal flow switch

April 19, 2021
When a marine terminal’s operating team decided to prevent a certain type of loading arm accident, they contacted the applications group at Fluid Components International to discuss...
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Flow Measurement

Application Corner: Natural gas flow measurement: Composition matters

Jan. 3, 2020
Composition changes can affect the heat content of the natural gas, which can adversely affect the accuracy with which the calculated amount of thermal energy flowing through ...
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Industry research will increase confidence in multiphase meters.

Why traditional methods of validating multiphase flowmeters are not delivering

Dec. 16, 2019
The lack of in-situ verification of multiphase flowmeters becomes increasingly significant as the oil and gas industry continues to exploit deeper and more remote fields, while...
Geoff Stevens
Chem Show 2019
Chemical Processing

2019 Chem Show showcased industry innovation

Nov. 21, 2019
Chemical processing industry professionals gathered at the 2019 Chem Show to see what’s ahead for processing technology and engage with industry experts.
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Temperature Measurement

The flow of fluids in boilers and steam generators

Nov. 11, 2019
Practical guidelines are presented for a range of boilers and steam generators — from small, simple boilers to large, complex multisection steam generators for large industrial...
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Flow Measurement

Quiz Corner: Measuring feed flow to a chemical reactor

Nov. 4, 2019
Which of the following units would be appropriate to measure a specific feed flow to a chemical reactor?