# Category : Instrumentation Design

Instrumentation Design

## Why we use NAMUR Output Sensor?

Proximity sensors and encoders can have NAMUR output NAMUR is a type of sensor output that gives an on or off indication.  There are different reasons why you may need...

The current consumption of an industrial sensor is a very important consideration. Knowing the current consumption of all your devices on a machine allows you to size wire properly and...

## How to Select a Inductive Proximity Sensor

Detecting the presence or absence of a metal may seem like a fairly simple concept, but narrowing your selection to a specific sensor can sometimes be a difficult project. These...

## Safety Instrumented System Module Failure

The international standard IEC/EN 61508 has been widely accepted as the basis for the specification, design and operation of safety instrumented systems (SIS). As the basic standard, IEC/EN 61508 uses...

## Blast Furnace Panel Modification to Reduce Down Time by 60 to 70%

With the time demand of increasing the efficiency of production facilities to achieve Target, it is required to made the engineering system robust and fool proof .The below  described is...

## How to Select an Actuator for Valve

As the process industry continues to achieve more efficient and productive plant design, plant engineers and technicians are faced, almost daily, with new equipment designs and applications. One product, a...

## How to Select a Pressure Gauge

Seven Steps to Select a Pressure Gauge 1. ACCURACY For a mechanical pressure gauge, accuracy is defined as a percentage of the full-scale range. While requirements differ from one industry...

## Calculate Flow Coefficient Kv of Solenoid Valve

Flow Coefficient Kv Definition Kv-value: Amount of flow (m3/hour) of water of 20°C in a valve with a pressure loss of 1 bar. The amount of flow of a fluid...

## Thermowell Design Guidelines

When fluid flows past a thermowell inserted into a pipe or duct, vorticies form at both sides of the well. These vorticies detach, first from one side, and then from the other. This...

## 5 Most Common Mistakes When Specifying Valves

As the old saying goes, “If you have enough time to do something over again, you had enough time to do it right the first time.” Today business moves at...

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