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    • 21 Jun 2018

    Flow Measurement Product Selection Made Easy

    Simplifying Your Search for Flow Measurement Devices In a previous blog , we talked about making your job easier with our easy-to-use digital tools that support the flow meter selection process. Now, we’d like to introduce you to our product catalog, that can help you with much more than just flow meter sizing & selection, with the goal of improving your online experience. Because when it comes to Emerson’s Digital...
    • 12 Jun 2018

    Navigating the Sensor Selection Process for Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS)

    Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) in Plant Operations Few would dispute the importance of Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) in plant operations today. They are the vital last layer of prevention behind the control system – protecting the integrity of the plant, shutting it down in abnormal situations, and crucial to personnel safety, the environment and company reputation and finances. SIS systems are the last layer...
    • 26 Apr 2018

    Flow Measurement Analytics in Action!

    Flow Measurement Accuracy and Flow Meter Integrity Over the last few weeks in a series of blogs, we have featured the unique capabilities of Micro Motion’s Smart Meter Verification (SMV) diagnostics and its’ impact across plants in the food & beverage, chemical and oil & gas sectors. From the need for powerful diagnostics to maintenance-free operations, regulatory compliance and the delivering of process improvements...
    • 16 Apr 2018

    Addressing the Elephant in the Plant: Is IIoT Slowing You Down?

    IIoT and Plant Operations Today There’s no doubt that the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is already realizing benefits and providing huge future potential for plant operators today. Industry analysts, IDC predict that the IIoT market will grow to a staggering US$1.7 trillion by 2020. In a world where smart connected products and systems operate almost intuitively as part of a wider information infrastructure...
    • 30 Mar 2018

    It’s Time to See Flow Meters Reach Their Full Potential!

    Mass Flow Measurement & Diagnostics Today When it comes to flow meters, process engineers have historically tended to focus on the instruments, and the mass flow and density measurements they generate. Yet are they are missing a trick? Could they be making more out of their meters and their unique ability to track process issues and deliver improvements across operations? I believe the answer is a definite yes...
    • 23 Mar 2018

    How Smart Meter Technology Makes the Life of a Plant Maintenance Manager Easier

    Flow Meter Maintenance Today It’s not surprising that today’s plant maintenance managers might be prone to the odd sleepless night! While Coriolis meters have more than demonstrated their ability to deliver accurate measurements in demanding process conditions – abrasive slurries or corrosive chemicals, for example – and their lack of moving parts and non-intrusive design have undoubtedly made the maintenance manager...
    • 14 Mar 2018

    Keeping on Top of Your Compliance Requirements

    When it comes to regulations in the process industries related to health, safety, the environment and operations, you could be forgiven for thinking that you’re up against something of a moving target. From food & beverages and the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) to the American Petroleum Institute (API), the Instrument Society of America and Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) and the Environment Protection...
    • 21 Feb 2018

    The Quest for More Powerful, Proactive and Accessible Diagnostics in the Process Industries

    The Need for Industrial Process Diagnostics It’s no secret that process industries today – whether they be oil & gas, food & beverage, chemical processing or others – are facing pressures like never before to increase production and process throughput, while reducing costs and ensuring optimal safety levels. The stakes are high as well. ARC industry analysts estimate that the impact of unplanned downtime in...
    • 20 Feb 2018

    Liquid Density Measurement – Combining the ‘Tried and Tested’ With the Latest Innovations

    Liquid Density Meters: A Must-Have in the Plant From measuring corrosive fluid or lime slurry concentrations through to accurate custody transfer, flue gas desulfurization or the characterization of crudes to optimize refinery operations, the majority agree that liquid density meters are a crucial element of plant operations today. Yet, when it comes to selecting the meter and technology , that’s where such consensus...
    • 12 Feb 2018

    Use Our Digital Tools to Help You Get Your Job Done

    Easy-to-Use Tools Featuring Unparalleled Measurement Technology & Product Selection In a  prev ious blog , we talked about making your job easier with our new and improved Sizing & Selection tool that helps you find the best fitting flow meter by allowing you to input process parameters, sizing application requirements and more. At Emerson, we know you need more tools than just sizing to get your job done. ...
    • 18 Dec 2017

    Flow Meter Sizing and Selection Just Went from Good to Great

    Choosing the Right Flow Meter At Emerson, our job is to make your job easier… and, we just did! Check out our new and improved Sizing & Selection tool featuring Coriolis, Density, Magnetic, and Vortex technologies. Our customers require digital tools to simplify finding the right flow meter for their application. Maximizing your user experience is vital to the success of your business and ours. Flow Meter...
    • 11 May 2017

    Learn From our Flow Experts at the International School of Hydrocarbon Measurement

    Improve your measurement practices by tapping into our deep application expertise at the International School of Hydrocarbon Measurement (ISHM) in Oklahoma City, May 16-18, 2017. Join our flow experts for hands-on classes and presentation sessions and learn how you can improve the accuracy, efficiency, and reliability of your measurement operations. Take part in in-exhibit product demos by visiting our booth C 9,10...
    • 20 Apr 2017

    It is time to get operational flow measurement uncertainty under control

    Current oil & gas market conditions are putting greater focus on enhancing profitability using existing assets. This has also intensified the tension between cost and risk. Even investments that can optimize costs, minimize losses, or mitigate operational risk are being scrutinized much more diligently today. Flow measurement is a critical component in measuring for losses and for accurate custody transfer, so there...
    • 4 Apr 2017

    Achieving Improved Combustion Control for Fired Heaters is Easy, Right?

    When you can control processes in refineries and petrochemical plants, you can better control the revenue generated by those facilities. The heat from fired heaters drives those processes, generating the steam for boiler applications, helping to catalyze cracking, fractionation or distillation. It stands to reason that by controlling the heat, or energy consumption you’ll have one part of maximizing the revenue mastered...
    • 30 Mar 2017

    Ensure the Reliability of Your Small Volume Liquid Prover

    One of the most important elements of a fiscal liquid hydrocarbon metering installation is proving the validity of the flowmeter. Proving validates consistent meter accuracy, meter trending, and proves traceable evidence of meter performance. That is why maintaining the prover in top working condition is key to ensuring reliable, long term measurement accuracy. There are many factors that can affect the maintenance and...
    • 23 Mar 2017

    Flow Expert Webinar: Limiting Gas Measurement Uncertainty in the Field

    Current international gas measurement standards for fiscal flowmeters focus only on the design and installation of the meters and don’t cover meter performance under field conditions. So how do you assure measurement accuracy of fiscal gas flowmeter systems in field conditions? And how much are unknown issues costing your gas measurement operation? Join us for our upcoming webinar on April 4 at 10 am CST and learn how...
    • 21 Mar 2017

    Say goodbye to wasteful strategies for chemical injection

    How much does your company spend every year on chemicals? For most, chemical injection is a sunk cost of production – it can be a challenge to track how much is spent versus how much chemical is actually required. Yet without preventive chemicals, scales and waxes could plug tubing and shutting down facilities; hydrates could block production, costing up to $1M/day in shut-in production as it’s dissociated. Without corrosion...
    • 14 Mar 2017

    Trend Report: Positioning for the Future of Midstream Oil & Gas

    While the downturn in the oil and gas industry has been tough on everyone involved, recent trends indicate that the cycle is turning into a positive direction. In the meantime, the drive for profitability at a low price-point remains a priority, leading energy companies to examine operating costs and process inefficiencies in every industry segment. For midstream enterprises, getting smarter in production and movement...
    • 1 Mar 2017

    FREE ProLink® III Basic Software

    All the capability you need to configure, assess, and manage Micro Motion and Rosemount flow meters Configuring and monitoring Emerson™ Coriolis, Magnetic, and Vortex flow meters, as well as Emerson Density and Viscosity meters, just became easier! That’s because we’re now offering ProLink III Basic for free. All you need to do is go to the Online Store , download the application, and get to work. Interface Kits include...
    • 17 Feb 2017

    Customers Rate Emerson Flow Meters # 1 in 2017 Control Global Readers’ Choice Awards

    Determined exclusively by the readers of Control magazine, Control’s 2017 Choice Awards honor vendors for best-in-class products in 10 overall product categories and 84 subcategories of process control equipment and software packages. These products are judged by ease of specification and procurement, cost, delivery speed, quality functionality, precision, stability, reliability and customer service. Emerson Coriolis...
    • 16 Jan 2017

    Measuring Profitability in Midstream Operations

    With fracking-enabled North American petroleum production reaching over 22 million barrels/day in 2015 1 and the total global output of oil and natural gas exceeding demand, finding more efficiencies isn’t just a matter of coping with low prices, but a matter of survival for some energy companies. In this post, we’ll look at three key areas to focus on to improve efficiency – fiscal transfer, cut-over and leak detection...
    • 10 Jan 2017

    [Webinar Replay] Solve Your Multiphase Flow Measurement Challenges

    If you have missed the live webinar session covering ways to address multiphase measurement challenges, you can watch the recording on-demand here  http://emr.sn/ym6v .  Learn how advances in multiphase metering put multiphase allocation measurement and its numerous benefits within your reach. In addition, discover how to: Reduce CAPEX with new multiphase allocation measurement Substantially reduce weight and footprint...
    • 20 Dec 2016

    [Webinar Replay] Solve Challenging Utility & Process Flow Applications with Vortex Technology

    If you have missed our live webinar session covering application pain points solved with Vortex technology, please refer to this link http://emr.sn/Iz1X to watch the recording on-demand. Process challenges addressed in this webinar include unplanned shutdowns, erosion/corrosion, extreme operating temperatures, clogging, vibration, and reliability in SIS applications. Additionally, the webinar includes an overview of key...
    • 29 Nov 2016

    5 Ways to Optimize Your Time on Something Other than Routine Maintenance

    What could your business do if your people had more time on their hands and could direct their efforts toward something other than maintenance? The fact is predictive and preventive maintenance services are important work. However, according to Gartner, a full 50% of all maintenance work may be unnecessary and 10% is actually harmful. 1 Here are a few good reasons: Unnecessary repairs and part replacement causes infant...
    • 17 Nov 2016

    Find the right flow solutions for your business

    We can all use some advice when making big decisions. It’s no different when you are evaluating flow measurement devices. Before investing in a flow meter solution, we suggest that you spend a few minutes working through our new Flow Solutions Technology Advisor . Confidently choose the right flow technology for your industry and application needs with the help of our online technology advisor. The Flow Solutions Technology...