Fuel oil storage tanks

Level measurement in fuel oil storage tanks

Process data

Measuring task:
Level measurement
Measuring point:
Measuring range up to:
30 m
Fuel oil
Process temperature:
-40 … +50 °C
Process pressure:
0 … 0 bar
Special challenges:
Large measuring ranges and the weak reflectivity of the medium


To start up the combustion process in a coal power plant, fuel oil is required. Then later the plant switches over to its proper fuel, coal. The fuel oil is stored in large storage tanks equipped with state-of-the-art level measurement technology.

Your benefit

Reliable content measurement in the fuel oil tank
Cost effective
Maintenance-free operation through non-contact measurement
User friendly
Simple mounting and setup

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