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Magnetrol has a rich tradition of being a customer-centered, family-oriented company.  That makes blogging the perfect format for those of us at Magnetrol with extensive knowledge in the application of level and flow measurement technology to connect with people who are interested.  Not only will readers get outstanding content that is current and relevant, but they will also enjoy an experience that makes Magnetrol unique from its competitors, our people.

Dec 11, 2012

The Impact of Feedwater Heater Operation on Fuel Costs: Level Control Considerations

The ability to decrease a power plant’s heat rate can have a profound effect on fuel costs. Optimizing the water level of your feedwater heaters is an effective way to achieve this objective.
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feedwater heater
Dec 4, 2012

Heat Rate Awareness: What You Need to Know to Reduce Fuel Costs

The advent of climate change protocols and the Clean Air Act has put fossil fuels in the forefront of the political debate.
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General heat rate
Nov 27, 2012

Factors to Consider When Assessing Tank Overfill Risk

With increased focus on improved safety measures in the petroleum refining industry
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Risk assessment
Nov 20, 2012

The Impact of Roof Configuration on Tank Overfill Protection: Level Instrumentation Considerations

The API RP 2350 4th Edition Update provides details about the type of storage tank, class of liquid, level of concern and attendance category that are affected by the new recommended practices. Additionally, it requires sensors on tanks with floating roof configurations to detect both the roof and the liquid level, should the liquid cover the roof.
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roof configurations
Nov 13, 2012

New API 2350 Overfill Prevention Standards: What You Need to Know About the Fourth Edition Update

In the wake of the Buncefield Oil Depot and other significant tank overfill incidents in recent years, the American Petroleum Institute has revised its API 2350 recommended practices
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Oil storage tanks
Nov 9, 2012

Magnetrol® – Preferred Partner for 80 Years

For 80 years Magnetrol® has been recognized as the worldwide leader in process level and flow measurement instrumentation.
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