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Mud flow return line

Drilling mud pipe flow measurement

Drilling mud pipe flow measurement

Process data

Measuring task:
Measurement of the flow rate
Measuring point:
Measuring range up to:
0.40 m
Mud (drilling mud)
Process temperature:
0 … +90 °C
Process pressure:
0 … 0 bar
Special challenges:
Strong abrasion


The drilling mud flowing back from the drilling contains large amounts of solids. To avoid clogging in these pipes and the associated damage to the drill head and loss of production, a reliable monitoring of the entire mud return system is essential.

Your benefit

Precise measurement protects the drilling equipment
Cost effective
Continuous, wear-free operation
User friendly
Simple setup and commissioning

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Level and pressure instrumentation for the off‹shore industry