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Cavity tanks

Level measurement in cavity service tanks on navy and research vessels

Level measurement in cavity service tanks on navy and research vessels

Process data

Measuring task:
Level measurement
Measuring point:
Tank
Measuring range up to:
20 m
Medium:
Water, drinking water, diesel, kerosene
Process temperature:
0 … +30 °C
Process pressure:
0 … 0 bar
Special challenges:
Difficult tank shapes, installation from above or laterally, ship approvals

Application

To extend the duration of stay at sea, every cubic centimetre of space on navy and research vessels is utilised. All available spaces and any inaccessible places on the ship are used as additional tanks for drinking water, diesel or aviation fuel. The tank shape and dimensions are completely different from familiar standard tanks. Depending on the type and size of the ship, they can also extend over several decks. A reliable level measurement is indispensable for the operation of these ships.

Your benefit

Reliable
Reliable and accurate measurement, independent of the medium properties
Cost effective
Common sensor type for all applications reduces spare parts stocking
User friendly
Simple, easily accessible mounting from top


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Level and pressure instrumentation for ships

Level and pressure instrumentation for ships

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