Industrial Pressure, Level, and Density Measurement Engineering (EI05)
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Length: 2 days
CEU Credits: 1.4
Course Hours: 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
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Related Course: Industrial Flow Measurement Engineering (EI10)
“This class was very effective. I learned a lot of detailed information concerning differential pressure.”
- Najla Moore, Facilities Engineer
This course presents the principles and applications of modern pressure, level, and density measurement systems. Emphasis is placed on instrument design technologies; system performance and design; and specification, selection, installation, and maintenances requirements.
You will be able to:
Recognize the importance of measurement for monitoring, control, and custody applications
Apply the characteristics of fluid properties that relate to pressure and level measurement
Identify various types of transducers used in pressure and level measurement
Identify the operation of various types of level measurement devices
Use specified criteria to select a method for pressure and level measurement
Apply general maintenance, calibration, and safety requirements for specification and selection of various types of pressure and level measuring instruments
Engineer fundamental level and pressure measurement installations
Calculate calibration data for different for process and installation conditions
Compare the signal generation and conditioning involved in pressure, differential pressure, and level transmitters
Select and apply devices and systems for industrial pressure and level measurement
Specify and use smart transmitters in level and pressure measurement processes
You will cover:
Review of Measurement Principles: Definitions | Accuracy Statements | Instrument Requirements
Pressure Transducers: Pressure Elements | Signal Generation | Pressure/Force Relationships | Selection
Performance Criteria: Definitions | Calibration Principles | Procedures and Adjustments | Selection Criteria | Gages | Transmitters | Transducers
Smart Transmitters: Operation | Applications | Calibration | Configuration
Level Measurement Methods: Visual | Contact | Non-Contact
Level Measurement Technologies and Applications: Hydrostatic | Electrical Transducers | Applications
Specification: Pressure Instrumentation | Level Instrumentation
Installation Practices: Pressure | Level | Density Instrumentation
Density Measurement Devices and Applications: Technologies | Installation Requirements | Performance
Evaluate pressure/level instrument performance vs. published specifications
Evaluate level instrument performance and accuracy
Specify pressure and level instruments for a variety of specific application requirements
Calculate calibration ranges for DP and other level transmitters
Calculate effects of fluid property changes on pressure, level, and density measurement
Includes ISA Text: Industrial Flow Measurement latest available edition
Recommended Resources: Practical Thermocouple Thermometry
Includes ISA Standards:
ISA-20-1981 Specification Forms for Control Instruments, Primary Elements, and Control Valves
ISA-TR20.00.01-2006 Specification Forms for Process Measurement and Control Instruments Part 1: General Considerations
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