Measurement and Testing

  • Digital Sensors Simplify Calibration and Maintenance

Digital Sensors Simplify Calibration and Maintenance

Nov 16 2017 Read 457 Times

When it comes to the maintenance of critical water chemistry equipment, analogue transmitters, sensors and analysers have been on the market for years. New, digital-based technology simplifies and reduces the overall frequency of analytical sensor calibration and maintenance. Intelligent Sensor Management (ISM®) is a process analytics platform that uses on-board microprocessors to provide worry-free measurement points and maximum confidence in your processes.

 

ISM sensors can be calibrated in any convenient location, under controlled conditions. They can then be stored until they’re required. Once connected to an ISM transmitter, the instrument automatically recognises the sensor type and its calibrated data, configuring itself without any operator involvement. Real-time predictive diagnostic tools give you advance warning of when servicing and maintenance are required, critically before sensor failure or loss of accuracy occurs.

 

METTLER TOLEDO Thornton’s ISM UniCond® sensors eliminate the need for different models of conductivity sensor, measuring ultrapure water with higher accuracy than analogue sensors. The same sensor can measure up to the range of seawater, meaning it can be used throughout a makeup water treatment system, as well as for all cycle chemistry monitoring points.

 

Switching from polarographic or amperometric membrane-based sensors to Thornton’s Optical Dissolved Oxygen (ODO) sensor can significantly reduce maintenance time, labour and costs.

 

Download the Power Diagnostics Guide

Read comments0

Do you like or dislike what you have read? Why not post a comment to tell others / the manufacturer and our Editor what you think. To leave comments please complete the form below. Providing the content is approved, your comment will be on screen in less than 24 hours. Leaving comments on product information and articles can assist with future editorial and article content. Post questions, thoughts or simply whether you like the content.


Digital Edition

Petro Industry News September 2018

September 2018

In This Edition Fuel for Thought - New Partnership for the US Distributio - Element opens new oil and gas laboratory in Singapore - Metrohm Acquires B&W Tek Analytical Instrumentation...

View all digital editions

Events

SPE Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition

Sep 24 2018 Dallas, Tx, USA

Rio Oil & Gas 2018

Sep 24 2018 Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Control-Tech

Sep 25 2018 Kielce, Poland

International Pipeline Expo

Sep 25 2018 Calgary, Alberta, Canada

MOGSEC 2016

Sep 25 2018 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

View all events