Pressure Measurement

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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BSI accreditation achieved in lockdown

UK instrument manufacturer, Evolution Measurement, is celebrating achieving their BSI quality management system – ISO 9001:2015 during a period when most of the UK was in lockdown. Work for the accreditation has been ongoing since October last year, but Production Manager, Mark Adams, finalised with process with the BSI auditors …

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Pressure scanner supports Clean Sky 2

A pressure scanner manufacturer has announced their partnership deal in the EU’s Clean Sky 2 Project. UK based, Evolution Measurement, will supply its EvoScann P-Series pressure scanners to assist in the testing phase of Clean Sky 2, the largest European research programme developing innovative, cutting-edge technology aimed at reducing CO2, …

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World Magnetics and Variohm work round the clock to fulfil increased demand for ventilator pressure switches

World Magnetics has for many years been actively involved in the supply of its DesignFlex brand pressure and vacuum switching products for medical markets including mechanical filtration and ventilation equipment. Recently the leading US manufacturer has been working round the clock to fulfil large volume orders to meet the significantly …

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OTT wins national water level sensors contract

Following a competitive tendering process, the Environment Agency has awarded OTT Hydrometry with a national contract to supply submersible pressure sensors to be used in water level measurement applications associated with surface water, groundwater and tidal water monitoring. The contract is part of a joint procurement exercise with SEPA (Scottish …

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