Reliable level measurement in ball mill silo

Micropilot FMR67

Customer is the world leader in producing mineral-based specialties such as calcium carbonate. They were looking for a reliable level measurement of a 7.9m ball mill silo.

Level measurement in ball mill silo ©Endress+Hauser

Result

  • Customer is very confident with Micropilot FMR67. DCS trending has proven Micropilot FMR67 has good reliability throughout entire filling and draining process.

  • The Heartbeat monitoring for maintenance free concept with automated purging system against their existing electromechanical level sensor which required high maintenance.

Challenges

Dusty environment

Benefits

  • Maintenance free with Heartbeat Technology

  • HistoROM configuration memory makes for easier commissioning, maintenance and diagnostics