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Lime silo

Level measurement and high level detection in the lime silo

Füllstand- und Grenzstandmessung im Kalksilo

Process data

Measuring task:
Level measurement and point level detection
Measuring point:
Silo
Measuring range up to:
0 … 8 m
Medium:
Lime
Process temperature:
0 ... +30 °C
Process pressure:
1 … 3 bar
Special challenges:
Abrasion, caked deposits, silo internals

Application

In the nitrogen and phosphorus removal stage, lime is used to stabilize the pH value. Stored in silos, the lime is added to the wastewater as a solid or as an aqueous suspension. The silo content is measured by a radar sensor and a point level sensor detects the maximum level and transmits a full signal.

Your benefit

Reliable
Certain measurement even during filling
Cost effective
Reliable measurement of the total material volume in the silo
User friendly
Simple installation and setup


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Level and pressure instrumentation for wastewater treatment

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