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Cooling water intake

Water level gauging in the cooling water intake structure

Process data

Measuring task:
Level measurement
Measuring point:
Open water
Measuring range up to:
15 m
Process temperature:
+10 … +30 °C
Process pressure:
0 … 0 bar
Special challenges:
Extreme weather conditions


Coal fired power stations use huge amounts of cooling water. This water is usually taken from rivers, with the help of specially built intake structures. At these extraction points, reliable level measurement in all weathers and surface conditions is needed to ensure an ample supply of cooling water for the operation of the plant.

Your benefit

Reliable measurement and pump control
Cost effective
Maintenance-free operation and non-contact measurement technology
User friendly
Reliable function in any weather

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Level and pressure instrumentation for energy production