Article | January 17, 2019

Electromagnetic Meters And Ultrasonic Meters — A Comparison

Source: McCrometer, Inc.

Water and wastewater professionals rely on accurate flow measurements for process operation and regulatory compliance. Selecting the best flow meter for each application is essential to obtaining accurate flow data.

A starting point is detailed knowledge of the application and the fluid being measured. It’s also necessary to understand the characteristics of different meter types to determine a best fit. Electromagnetic meters and ultrasonic meters are popular for use in the water industry. Below is a comparison of these two meter types to assist with decision-making.