Pressure Measurement

New developments on EU’s Clean Sky 2 Project

Development in the EU funded CleanSky2 programme is taking shape as a leading pressure scanner manufacturer completes the specification stage. UK based Evolution Measurement have completed the specification stage of the bespoke pressure scanners which will be used during the aircraft aerodynamic testing stage. EvoScann P10-D scanners will be custom-built …

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New Pressure Scanner launches with World First Features

A new digital pressure scanner launched by US manufacturer, Scanivalve Corporation, is set to delight engineers with a number of staggering new features. After two years in development, Scanivalve’s talented engineers have broken new ground with the DSA5000 as it delivers a number of world firsts. Uniquely, the DSA5000 utilises …

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Level and pressure specialist VEGA invests in training centre and UK HQ

After a year-long build, VEGA Controls have opened their own purpose-built training and seminar centre and UK head office at ‘Metior House’, Maresfield, in the heart of Sussex. The facility benefits from almost 10,000 square feet of training and meeting facilities for VEGA customers and stakeholders to use. These include: …

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The 16 channel digital pressure scanner favoured by aerodynamicists

With 16 digital pressure channels, EvoScann P16-A is the perfect tool in any aerodynamicist’s toolbox. Weighing-in at less than 18g and fully encased in carbon fibre, with a single communications and power lead, EvoScann P-Series is ideal for a wide range of applications, often being inserted directly inside an aerofoil …

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PCI Instruments goes from strength to strength

PCI Instruments, based in Southport, is a British success story. Initially set up to look for hygienic and chemical resistant instruments, the family-run business now manufactures high quality process instrumentation and diaphragm seals and supplies products to the pharmaceutical, food processing, dairy, chemical, petrochemical and nuclear industries. PCI Instruments strives …

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Pressure sensor with IO-Link wins the Innovations Showcase Award

At the Process Expo in Chicago, a panel of experts from the food processing industry selected the Baumer PP20H pressure sensor as the winner of the Innovations Showcase Award in the dairy product category. The pressure sensor prevailed among the 17 finalists due to its condensate-resistant silicon measuring cell, exceptional …

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Predicting a crisis before it happens: Sensors in the water network

The UK has recently experienced a heatwave – London, for example, had the longest stretch of hot weather in almost 60 years. With an increase in temperature, there is an increase in demand for tap water. One area which is affected is the South West Water network, with water shortages …

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Mouser Electronics strengthens sensor line, announces global distribution agreement with Amphenol i2s

Mouser Electronics has signed a global distribution agreement with Amphenol i2s, a leader in intelligent sensor solutions for almost 20 years. The Amphenol i2s product line, now available from Mouser, includes the CCT, IPS, IPT and VSP pressure sensors. The Climate Control Pressure Transmitter (CCT) is specially designed for measuring …

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Taking the pressure out of pressure transmitter selection

Measuring pressure is fundamental in the control of most industrial processes. As a key indicator of quality, consistency and safety, pressure needs to be measured as accurately and as widely as possible. Many of today’s pressure transmitters on the market are highly capable devices found in a wide variety of …

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Versatile new pressure transmitters will be industry’s ‘everyday essentials’

A new range of pressure transmitters designed to meet key requirements in most manufacturing and production industries has been launched by ABB. The PxS100 range is suitable for use in the water, wastewater, metals, mining, pulp and paper, cement, and power ancillary sectors. Rugged, resilient and easy to configure, the …

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