Water Instrumentation News

  1. No-Moving Parts Solutions For Small Line Size Flow Measurement
    9/28/2017

    Plant and process engineers who need accurate flow detection or measurement of air, gases, or liquids in smaller pipe sizes will find several diverse flow instrument solutions available from Fluid Components International (FCI).

  2. Monitor And Automate Remote Water Tank Levels
    9/27/2017

    FreeWave’s 900 MHz ZumLink IPR App Server Radio combines intelligence at the edge with a state of the art high speed radio communication platform. Now users can write applications and integrate measurement, control, data storage and analytics at the sensor/device/radio level AND publish analytics to the cloud or another host system.

  3. Datalogger Saves Okehampton College Over $38,000 In Water Costs
    9/25/2017

    The MultiLog LX-2 datalogger from utility telemetry specialist HWM (knows as FCS in the United States) has helped cut annual water costs for Okehampton College (Okehampton, U.K.) by over $38,000.

  4. Endress+Hauser Releases FMR6x 80 GHz Radar Level Instrument
    9/21/2017

    Endress+Hauser introduces the 80 GHz Micropilot FMR6x free space radar level instrument for process applications. It is suitable for use in tanks or silos with complex geometries, obstacles, baffles and/or nozzles. Its small beam angle of only 3 degrees provides level measurement at distances up to 410 feet with accuracy to ±1mm 

  5. AdEdge Water Technologies Joins Endress+Hauser’s OEM Partner Program
    9/19/2017

    Endress+Hauser announces AdEdge Water Technologies has joined its OEM Business Partner Program. The two companies will collaborate together to ensure technology alignment, improve operating efficiencies and explore new opportunities to trim cost, mitigate risk and develop new service models that ultimately deliver more value for our mutual end user customers.

  6. New Oakton Pocket Testers Stand Up To The Challenges Of Measuring Water Quality
    9/19/2017

    The new and improved Oakton pocket testers, from Cole-Parmer, stand up to everyday use, harsh environments and time.

  7. Emerson Introduces The Industry’s First Wireless Pressure Gauge To Help Plants Improve Operations
    9/14/2017

    Emerson Automation Solutions has introduced the industry’s first WirelessHART® pressure gauge. The Rosemount Wireless Pressure Gauge enables remote collection of field data, keeping operators updated on changing field conditions and improving personnel safety by reducing manual operator rounds and field exposure.

  8. Dual Function FS10i Flow Switch/Monitor Performs Double-Duty In Air Or Other Gases To Cut Plant Costs
    9/14/2017

    With its flexible design, the dual function FS10i Flow Switch/Monitorfrom Fluid Components International (FCI) delivers two functions in a single instrument, providing process and plant engineers a flow monitor at the price of a flow switch.

  9. Kenneth Bockhorst Appointed Chief Operating Officer Of Badger Meter
    9/8/2017

    Badger Meter, Inc. recently announced that it has appointed Kenneth C. Bockhorst, 44, to the newly created position of senior vice president and chief operating officer. Bockhorst brings more than 20 years of experience in global operations management to Badger Meter, the only major independent water meter manufacturer in the United States 

  10. Orange County Water District Leads National Science Foundation Funded Study Of The Metagenomics Of Water Quality
    9/6/2017

    The Orange County Water District (OCWD; the District) is a recipient, with the University of Maryland and CosmosID, Inc., of a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant that will aid the water industry in its continued effort to improve water quality.