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Lime powder silo

Level measurement and point level detection in lime powder silos

Level measurement and point level detection in lime powder silos

Process data

Measuring task
Level measurement and point level detection
Measuring point
Measuring range up to
25 m
Fine lime
Process temperature
-40 … +50 °C
Process pressure
0 … 0 bar
Special challenges
Extreme dust generation and product buildup


After the calcined lime is cooled, it is sorted into different sizes and stored for further processing. Most of the lime is further processed to lime powder. For optimum production planning, a reliable level measurement is a must.

Your benefit

Reliable measurement ensured under all operating conditions
Cost effective
Optimal storage of the product
User friendly
Wear and maintenance-free

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Level and pressure instrumentation for the aggregates and mining industry