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Best Wishes for 2016

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Upgrading Your Feedwater Heater Level Controls: Is It Worth It?

The global outlook for coal-fired and nuclear power plants makes it difficult to decide whether to pursue investments in technologies that improve feedwater heater level control and ultimately plant efficiency (heat rate). This article will be helpful to those who are asking “is it worth it?”. Continue reading

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Optimizing Level Control to Improve Power Plant Efficiency

Advanced level control solutions can impact the evolving power generation sector by reducing heat rate. View the informative, free webcast “Optimizing Level Control to Meet New Generation Demands.” Continue reading

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Using Thermal Dispersion Flow Meters for Mass Flow Measurement: Common Questions and Answers

During the past few months, Magnetrol® Product Manager Tom Kemme has fielded numerous questions about thermal dispersion technology on the thermal mass flow measurement portal for Flow Control magazine. This week, we are sharing some of the questions that Tom … Continue reading

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Implementing Thermal Dispersion Technology for Mass Flow Measurement: Common Questions and Answers

During the past few months, the thermal mass flow measurement portal for Flow Control magazine has featured Magnetrol® Product Manager Tom Kemme as its resident expert on thermal dispersion technology. Tom has received many excellent questions about the proper use of … Continue reading

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Advantages of Using Level and Flow Controls in Surge Tanks and Pump Protection Applications

The generation of hydroelectric power is a complex process, which involves a reservoir that stores water from a natural body of water, a penstock that allows water to flow from the reservoir to a turbine’s propeller and a power station … Continue reading

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Benefits of Implementing Biogas Plant Technology for Application Level and Flow Control

Biogas is produced at many industrial and municipal facilities and there are many opportunities to measure and improve the processes. Biogas in this post can refer to biogas plants, landfill gas and digester gas, all of which typically consist of … Continue reading

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Considerations When Implementing Continuous and Point Level Controls for Biofuel Applications

The biofuel production process converts biomass resources into liquid fuels, such as ethanol, methanol and biodiesel, and gaseous fuels such as hydrogen and methane. The use of effective level measurement technology throughout these types of biofuel processing operations can greatly … Continue reading

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6 Key Features to Look for When Considering a Guided Wave Radar Technology Solution

All process industries today require the ability to safely and accurately measure level in critical applications. This task, however, can be complicated by a variety of factors, including process media that are very low dielectric or contain corrosive vapors, foam, … Continue reading

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Factors to Consider When Assessing Safety Integrity Level

The occurrence of catastrophic overfill incidents in recent years has made improving safety a mission-critical requirement for all process industries. To do this, one needs to first understand the hazards that these types of processes pose, and what can be … Continue reading

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