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Alumina powder silo

Level measurement and point level detection in alumina powder silos

Level measurement and point level detection in alumina powder silos

Process data

Measuring task:
Level measurement and point level detection
Measuring point:
Measuring range up to:
60 m
Alumina powder
Process temperature:
0 … +80 °C
Process pressure:
0 … 0 bar
Special challenges:
Dust generation, tall containers


The alumina powder is kept ready in storage and day silos for subsequent smelting. Aluminium smelting is carried out in the fused salt electrolysis process, where pure liquid aluminium is extracted from aluminium oxide. Optimal storage is ensured by level measurement and point level detection.

Your benefit

Reliable content measurement of alumina
Cost effective
Maintenance-free operation
User friendly
Simple mounting and setup

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Level and pressure instrumentation for metal production