Processing Magazine

Coriolis Meter with Expanded Digital Communication Protocols

August 10, 2010

The compact Coriolis meters are enabled by connectivity to the enhanced core processor and transmitter, both powered by next-generation multivariable digital processing technology. The Coriolis product family is suitable for applications ranging from ¼- to 4-inch line sizes, with mass flow ranges from 100 lbs/min to 10,000 lbs/min. The Coriolis meters are compact and drainable. This product is available in 316L Stainless Steel and Nickel-alloy, for pressures to 5000 psi and temperatures to 662 degrees F. Transmitter options include integral, remote, 2-wire or 4-wire, with options for mounting in rugged field enclosures for hazardous areas, or DIN rail or Rack and Panel mounting for control room applications. The meter with the transmitter adds DeviceNet and PROFIBUS-DP communication protocols options, expanding on the currently available interfaces such as FOUNDATION™ fieldbus, Profibus-PA, HART, 4-20 mA, Pulse, and WirelessHART®.