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Drying facility for wood pellets

Point level detection in front of the wood pellet drying facility

Point level detection in front of the wood pellet drying facility

Process data

Measuring task:
Point level detection
Measuring point:
Buffer tank
Measuring range up to:
Switching point
Fine wood chips
Process temperature:
+20 … +60 °C
Process pressure:
0 … 0 bar
Special challenges:
Build up, mechanical loading


For economical production of wood pellets, highly automated manufacturing facility operation is necessary. In this process, the wood is chipped, dried and pressed into small pellets under high pressure. Reliable level sensors guarantee automated, efficient production and ensure supplies of quality wood fuel for customers.

Your benefit

Automated production ensured by trustworthy level sensors
Cost effective
Always optimum filling of the drying facility
User friendly
Measurement unaffected by build up

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Level and pressure instrumentation for renewable energies