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Steam drum

Level measurement and point level detection in the steam drum

Process data

Measuring task:
Level measurement and point level detection
Measuring point:
Steam drum
Measuring range up to:
3 m
Process temperature:
+180 … +400 °C
Process pressure:
+40 … +160 bar
Special challenges:
High pressures and temperatures, steam


Process heat in a power plant is provided by steam at different pressures. The required process temperature is regulated via the steam pressure. Depending on the process temperatures there can be pressures up to 160 bar, at temperatures up to 400 °C in the steam drums. Reliable control of water levels and fail safe limit of high and low water in the steam vessels are crucial for the safe operation of the plant.

Your benefit

Reliable measurement through automatic measurement correction
Cost effective
Optimal operation of the facility
User friendly
Simple mounting and setup

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Level and pressure instrumentation for energy production