Tokyo, Japan - August 15, 2012
Yokogawa Electric Corporation announces that it will release ROTAMASS LR, the world's smallest dual bent tube Coriolis mass flowmeter, on August 15.
The new ROTAMASS LR employs a proven dual bent tube and self-draining design and represents a significant addition to Yokogawa's ROTAMASS Low Flow Line product family for gas and liquid flow measurement.
Designed to measure both liquids and gases, the effective turndown of th ROTAMASS LR is no less then 2,000:1 for liquids and 5,000:1 for gases, and the mass flow measurement range spans from 10.5 g/h up to 40 kg/h, achieving a measurement accurancy of ±0.15% of reading for liquids and ±0.5% for gases.
The Coriolis flowmeter market continues to grow, and a number of market research reports have identified increasing demand for smaller devices with a 2 inch bore diameter or less. There is also rising demand for low flow measurement solutions that achieve high accuracy and stability. The majority of small Coriolis flowmeters on the market currently use single tube detectors, which have been shown to be less accurate and stable under conditions that include vibration and changes in the ambient or fluid temperature. To meet the market's need for accurate and stable measurement of fluids at low flow rates, Yokogawa has developed this low flow Coriolis flowmeter based on its proven dual bent tube detector design.
Chemical research laboratories, chemical plants, pharmaceutical plants
Liquid and gas low flow measurement, high pressure gas pipelines, chemical injection, micro dosing systems, metering pump control, blending, precision coating, vacuum thin film coating, etc.
Yokogawa's global network of 90 companies spans 55 countries. Founded in 1915, the US$4 billion company conducts cutting-edge research and innovation. Yokogawa is engaged in the industrial automation and control (IA), test and measurement, and other businesses segments. The IA segment plays a vital role in a wide range of industries including oil, chemicals, natural gas, power, iron and steel, pulp and paper, pharmaceuticals, and food. For more information about Yokogawa, please visit the website www.yokogawa.com
was founded in 1982 as the European headquarters in Amersfoort in the Netherlands. Yokogawa has its own distribution, service and engineering organizations in Europe. These have been extended to Central and East Europe and South Africa in order to extend and improve market coverage and serviece for the processing industry and automation. Yokogawa develops and produces flowmeters at Rota Yokogawa in Germany and liquid analyzers and industrial safety systems in the Netherlands. In addition to the network of Yokogawa branches in particular regions and independent commercial agencies for test and measurement equipmejt(T&M) which handle the special requirements of this fast growing specialist market. Please visit the company's website www.yokogawa.com/eu.
is part of the worldwide Yokogawa Group but it is equally a traditional German technology center. The company was founded in 1909 and took its name from the RotameterR, a very popular flowmeter that continues to be made in Wehr(Germany). Rota Yokogawa is the flow center of excellence for Yokogawa Europe and other Yokogawa affiliates. Please visit the company's website www.yokogawa.com/rota-en/
Yokogawa field instruments include flow meters, pressure and temperature transmitters, and safety measurement instrumentation.