E+H can now test complete instrument assemblies up to 15,000 psi
Online — There’s a new story describing a high pressure test rig that Endress+Hauser installed at its U.S. headquarters in Greenwood, Indiana.
The rig allows E+H to test complete instrument assemblies to customer specifications, and provides a 100% test indicating a specific instrument can withstand the design process pressure, up to 15,000 psi.
This may be the only high pressure test facility operated by an instrument manufacturer in the U.S. Continue reading
Measure absolute or gauge pressure in gases, vapors, liquids & dust
Online —Endress+Hauser introduces Cerabar PMP11, 21 and 23 pressure transducers that measure up to 6,000 psi and are factory spanable to specific application requirements.
The transducers are available with threaded or welded hygienic process connections, meet a variety of industry standards including FDA, FM, IEC and Ex, and provide 4-20 mA or 0-10 Vdc output signals.
These durable and reliable transducers provide excellent performance.
The Cerabar PMP11 and PMP21 pressure transducers measure pressures from -15 to 6,000 psi at temperatures from -40 to 212 °F with accuracy of 0.5% and 0.3%, respectively. Continue reading
Increased Flexibility for High-Speed Combustion Analysis
Signal Conditioning Platform
Winterthur, Switzerland — Kistler is launching a new and improved Signal Conditioning Platform (SCP) that ensures process reliability and enables early detection of unsafe operating conditions in fixed or mobile combustion analysis applications.
For over 50 years, Kistler’s innovative solutions for high-precision combustion analysis have ensured the firm’s leading position in the global market.
With new Ethernet options and an improved software interface, Kistler’s new SCP for high-speed combustion analysis centralizes equipment configuration and optimizes usability for maximum flexibility. Continue reading
PTU® at BridgeValley Community and Technical College
BridgeValley Community and Technical College PTU (Process Training Unit)
October 15, 2015—BridgeValley Community and Technical College in West Virginia celebrates the opening of a cutting-edge PTU® (Process Training Unit) made possible by the generous contributions of Endress+Hauser, BridgeValley and Rockwell Automation.
Thanks to industry partners, BridgeValley will be the new home to a $1 million, 1,800 square-foot, state-of-the-art PTU®.
“By working alongside BridgeValley and other universities, Endress+Hauser can help secure the talent pipeline and better prepare our next-generation workforce for successful careers in the field of process control and automation,” said Brandyn Ferguson, Vice President of Human Resources, Endress+Hauser.
“The innovative approach we have taken at BridgeValley is truly unique to the industry.”
Dwyer Series IWP
Series IWP Industrial Weatherproof Pressure Transmitter
Michigan City IN, USA — THE SERIES IWP PRESSURE TRANSMITTER provides an exceptional value solution to pressure measurement in industrial conditions requiring high-performance, stability and long service life.
The transmitter delivers a 4 to 20 mA signal in response to the pressure being measured against its stainless steel diaphragm for process system monitoring and feedback-control.
Additionally the 4-digit LED display simultaneously allows for easy field inspection of pressure in psi units to support monitoring process parameters.
Made of cast aluminum and IP65 rated or industrial conduit entry enclosure ensures the high quality sensor circuitry is able to maintain precise operation under dirty and wet conditions, making the Series IWP an ideal choice for petroleum, chemical and metallurgical industry applications. Continue reading
Compact MS5837 ideal for depth measurement systems in water-based applications
New Versatile Rugged Pressure Sensor Provides High Resolution Temperature Output
Hampton VA, USA – Measurement Specialties has released the MS5837-30BA, a low power, compact, gel filled pressure sensor with an I2C bus interface and high resolution of 2 mm for depth measurement in various rugged environments.
The high linearity pressure sensor features an ultra-low power delta sigma ADC that offers precise 24-bit pressure and temperature values, while using only 0.6 µA.
With a response time as low as 0.5 ms, the MS5837-30BA offers exceptional long term stability and high measurement performance across a wide pressure range of 0 bar to 30 bar in temperatures from -20 °C to +85 °C. Continue reading