Tag: well depth reader

Liquid Level Measurement

For industrial and commercial markets there many technologies available to measure the liquid level in a well, tank or container. These include: Electric tape (manual, top down to surface) Single/multi float switches Capacitance probes Immersed pressure sensor Immersed tube connected to a compressor and pressure sensor Ultrasonic sensor (top down to surface) Laser sensor (top down to surface) Weight (gravimetric level measurement) The best choice for a particular application depends … Read more

Well Depth Measurement and Management

Well depth measurement and depth measurement in a tank can be a tough task if the liquid you are measuring is volatile or foaming.  Traditional methods of depth measurement using a drop down electrical tape that indicates when the surface is reached is suitable for a few applications but doesn’t work with containers that have gaseous or foaming liquids, and if a pressure sensor is used the project costs can … Read more