ISA NEWS RELEASE
Contact: Jennifer Infantino
ISA Publishes Updated Resource on Industrial Pressure, Level, and Density Measurement
Research Triangle Park, NC (9 January 2009) –The International Society of Automation (ISA) recently announced the release of Industrial Pressure, Level, and Density Measurement, Second Edition by Donald R. Gillum.
Taking an application-oriented but fundamental approach to measurement, Gillum's second edition of Industrial, Pressure, Level and Density Measurement includes a new chapter covering equipment selection, mounting techniques, and specifications. Other new topics and information include: Calibration and re-ranging updates for process calibrators, comparators, and other new test instruments; digital transmitter and communication updates, including HART, FOUNDATION Fieldbus, wireless transmitters, and multivariable and differential pressure transmitters and applications; added emphasis on non-contact level measurement; advances in hydrostatic tank gauging (HTG); and improved density sensors and new applications.
Gillum provides techniques and devices for level, pressure, and density measurement for various process conditions and measurement demands in this comprehensive guide for technicians and engineers, who design, install, calibrate, troubleshoot, and maintain instruments. In addition, installation requirements, selection criteria, calibration procedures, and accuracy are addressed.
Find more information about this publication online at www.isa.org/pressureleveldensity.
Founded in 1945, the International Society of Automation (www.isa.org) is a leading, global, nonprofit organization that is setting the standard for automation by helping over 30,000 worldwide members and other professionals solve difficult technical problems, while enhancing their leadership and personal career capabilities. Based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, ISA develops standards; certifies industry professionals; provides education and training; publishes books and technical articles; and hosts the largest conference and exhibition for automation professionals in North America. ISA is the founding sponsor of The Automation Federation (www.automationfederation.org).