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Oil feed tank

Turbine oil feed tank level measurement

Level measurement in the turbine oil feed tank
Level measurement in the turbine oil feed tank

Process data

Measuring task:
Level measurement
Measuring point:
Oil sump in the turbine
Measuring range up to:
3 m
Lubricating oil
Process temperature:
+50 … +80 °C
Process pressure:
0 … 0 bar
Special challenges:
Low dielectric constants


Turbines are highly complex systems in which lubricating oil plays an important role. The oil is used to ensure proper operation, to reduce maintenance costs to a minimum and to prevent turbine failure. Turbine oils are produced from high quality mineral oils that have special properties to reduce demulsification (separation of water) and air release. The level in the feed tank must be monitored to ensure that there is always enough oil available for lubrication.

Your benefit

Reliable measurement of the level
Cost effective
Maintenance-free measurement with high accuracy
User friendly
Reliable, continuous operation

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Level and pressure instrumentation for energy production