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Styrofoam silo

Level measurement and point level detection in Styrofoam silos

Level measurement and point level detection in Styrofoam silos

Process data

Measuring task:
Level measurement and point level detection
Measuring point:
Silo
Measuring range up to:
25 m
Medium:
Styrofoam
Process temperature:
-40 … +50 °C
Process pressure:
0 … 0 bar
Special challenges:
Extremely low bulk density

Application

In the manufacture of stucco with special insulating properties, Styrofoam is also added to the traditional sand, lime and cement mixture. With a bulk density of only a few grams per litre, Styrofoam balls are extremely light and therefore very difficult to measure. For cost-effective storage, reliable level measurement and point level detection are required.

Your benefit

Reliable
Reliable volume measurement of very lightweight media
Cost effective
Optimal use of storage capacity
User friendly
Maintenance-free operation


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