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Standards and Technical Documents - Facilities For The Validation Of Line-Of-Sight Combustion Gas Monitors For Coal-Fire Boilers - POWID 2007
Description: Increased competitive pressures and emission mandates underscore the need within the electric utility industry for more advanced control systems that can maintain efficient combustion with low emission profiles. Emerging line-of-sight instrumentation hold the potential of being able to provide
Description: composition in downstream bunkers, stockpiles or silos. The CQM analyzer is also used at coal-fired power plants to monitor bunker feed to stay below emissions limits and improve heat rate and availability. Every minute, information is provided on sulfur, ash, moisture, heating value, lb. SO2/Mbtu
- Elements Analyzed: Sulfur (S)
- Test Media: Coal / Coke, Organic Material / Chemical
- Solid Samples: Yes
- Analysis Method / Detection Technology: Neutron Activation Analysis (NAA), Specialty / Other
Thermocouple Temperature Probes - Temperature Sensors with 4-20 mA Output and Liquid-Tight Conduit Fittings -- TT420S-LTSupplier: Electro-Sensors, Inc.
Description: ; Compatible with PLCs, meters, data acquisition, and hazard monitoring systems • Reverse-wiring protected • Integral 1/2 in flexible liquid-tight conduit fittings • Optimized for Class II area hazard monitor systems (e.g. grain, coal dust) • FM approved, Dust Ignition-proof. Class II
- Element Configuration: Single Element
- Sensed Temperature: -40 to 120 F
- Probe Configuration: Other
- Splash Proof or Watertight: Yes
Supplier: Siemens Process Instrumentation
Description: applications from extraction (in mines, quarries and pits), to power generation, iron and steel, food processing and chemicals. The MSI is suitable for monitoring such diverse products as sand, flour, coal, or sugar. The MSI's patented use of parallelogram-style load cells results in fast reaction
- Weigh Module Type: Compression
- Weighing Application: Conveyors / In-motion Weighing
- Interface: Other Interface
- Ratings / Certifications: Other
Supplier: IST Group
Description: Detcon Model DM-700-C2H3O is a non-intrusive “Smart” sensor designed to detect and monitor Acetyldehyde in air over the range of 0-100 ppm using electrochemical sensor technology. Features: Failsafe User-Friendly Interface LED Display (With Antiglare Cover) Full Text Display Method
- Number of Gases Sensed: Single Gas
- Measurement Type: Trace
- General Gas Types: Toxic Gas
- Specific Gas Types: Other
Data Loggers and Data Recorders - HotMux Thermocouple Data Logger -- 30-A10050 (International Market and Usage)Supplier: DCC Corporation
Description: When Low Cost, Ease of Use, Flexibility and Quality Matter: Choose DCC Corporation's HOTMUX Temperature Data Logger. The HotMux system is particularly designed to monitor thermocouple and other analog signals using digitizing eight channel modules and to display, print, and store data via
- Analog Input Channels: 8
- Resolution: 12 bits
- Form Factor: Modular Bay / Slot System
- Application: General Lab and Industrial, Environmental
Supplier: HORIBA Process & Environmental
Description: Overview HORIBA's INM-700 in-situ gas analyzer is designed to meet the requirements of coal-fired power generation plants for cost-effective, low maintenance NOX monitoring. The analyzer uses a ceramic diffusion filter and Zirconium Oxide sensor directly in the gas stream, which eliminates
Supplier: Senscient Inc.
Description: Reliable, rapid detectionof methane concentrations in pre-combustion ventilation systems at 0.5 to 5.0 meters. 100% continuous measurement of normal gas levels present in the combustion stream and rapid, accurate detection of breakthrough gas levels for optimum safety in combustion operations.
- Number of Gases Sensed: Single Gas
- Measurement Type: %LEL, Trace, Leakage, Signature or Spectra
- General Gas Types: Combustible Gas
- Specific Gas Types: Methane (CH4) / Natural Gas
Supplier: Pyott-Boone Electronics (PBE Group)
Description: Present day coal mining usually involves either a longwall or multiple miners in several sections. The difference between the two is that the feeder for the belt in a miner section is usually located one to two breaks behind the face, while in a longwall mine the feeder is located at the face
- Instrument Type: Monitor
- Mounting Type: Fixed
- Application: Confined Space Monitoring
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Non-Contact Coal Flow Monitoring System
Application: Used to monitor the flow of coal exiting the coal feeder. The LIMELIGHTTM Coal Flow Monitor is a direct replacement for the Combustion Engineering and ABB coal flow detection devices found on Combustion Engineering and Stock ® Equipment Company coal feeders. The Alstom instrument is a non-contact detector utilizes a low power microwave beam to sense motion within the chute or channel. There are no moving parts nor probes that can degrade or break off in the coal flow. Features... (read more)
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Thermo Scientific Environmental and Process Monitoring
Personal Dust Monitor, PDM3600
Engineered for timely, high-quality personal dust exposure information, the PDM3600 monitor protects miners' health by ensuring that the shift average respirable dust exposure does not exceed regulatory limits. Providing mine workers and management with the tools to personally monitor and reduce their exposure, the PDM3600 monitor is the first line of defense in preventing long-term health effects. The PDM3600 monitor provides three primary real-time measurements: primary current mass... (read more)
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CO Monitoring System / Fire Protection Systems
Carbon Monoxide Monitoring Kit. Coal becomes unstable when its moisture content falls below equilibrium. Coal dust is the most unstable form of coal, becasue its moisture cannot be retainged. When there is a reduction in moistre content, the oxidation process is accelerated generating ignition temperature heat and carbon monoxide (CO). If measures are not taken to monitor this process, spontaneous combustioun may occure. This presents a problem in coal storage areas... (read more)
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United Electric Controls Company
One Series: Seal Oil Skid Cost Reduction
A major electrical infrastructure company designs and manufactures power generation turbines that use natural gas, oil, coal, and other fuel technologies. The company has standardized on One Series model 2XLP43 for measuring gage with differential pressure to replace traditional transmitters, UE mechanical switches and mechanical gauges on their seal oil skids. The Problem: The company needed to lower costs, reduce maintenance and provide more reliable hydrogen-cooled generators... (read more)
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Nortech Engineering, Inc.
Industrial Workstations, Built Tough
Nortech's FPI Series integrated workstations feature heavy gauge aluminum construction for durability and easy open design for quick maintenance. Available in 15", 17" and 19" display sizes. These units are built tough. Designed for just about any commercial or military installation these workstations have been Nortech's longest running product. In production for over 15 years virtually unchanged and still a customer favorite. With installations ranging from coal mines to oil drilling... (read more)
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Gems Sensors & Controls
Explosion Proof Electro-Optic Liquid Level Sensor
flammable bases or vapors in quantities sufficient to produce explosive or ignitable mixtures. The ELS 1150XP is approved for use with virtually all hydrocarbon based liquids and gases, as well as with combustible atmospheres containing dusts of coal, coke, flour, or starches of other grains. Check out the complete specifications, dimensions and wiring diagrams for the new ELS-1150XP Electro-Optic Level Sensors. (read more)
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Eagle Eye Power Solutions, LLC
Methane Fixed Gas Detector
GD-3000 Combustible Gas Detector. Methane is a colorless, odorless gas with a wide distribution in nature. It is combustible and mixtures of about 5 to 15 percent in air are explosive. Methane can produce suffocation by reducing the concentration of oxygen inhaled. It is critical to monitor methane leaks to protect against explosions. . The Eagle Eye Power Solutions GD-3000 Combustible Gas Detector is one of the easiest ways to protect against methane gas leaks... (read more)
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Capture and display sensor data at low cost
content of coal, which affects its weight at time of purchase and therefore the price they pay. * ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING. The HotMux has been used to study the effectiveness of a water treatment plant by making before and after studies of key factors such as turbidity. The HotMux may also be used in remote weather station locations where the data can be transmitted with a modem to a central monitoring station. In matters of the environment, the flexibility, and portability of the system... (read more)
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When Ease of Use, Flexibility and Quality Matter
on plant growth. A unique field-testing application belongs to a power company that checks the moisture content of coal, which affects its weight at time of purchase and therefore the price they pay. * ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING. The HotMux has been used to study the effectiveness of a water treatment plant by making before and after studies of key factors such as turbidity. The HotMux may also be used in remote weather station locations where the data can be transmitted with a modem to a central... (read more)
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Speed Switch Monitors Coal Conveyor for Belt Slippage
The Electro-Sensors SCP1000 Shaft Speed Switch with 255 Pulser Disc can monitor tail pulley for slowdown due to belt slippage or breakage preventing unwanted slowdown or stoppage of a coal conveyor that can result in costly and even. dangerous conditions.
Monitor Coal Feeder Conveyor Speeds for Precise Discharge
The Electro-Sensors SA420 Signal Conditioner, 907XP Hall Effect Sensor and Split. Collar Pulser Wrap. can be used to modulate gravimetric conveyor shaft speed for precise coal discharge.
IR Keeps West Virginia Coal Miners Safe
When all safety procedures are followed, coal mining is a very safe industry. Infrared testing is used to monitor the direct current trolley systems that power transportation vehicles. The trolley system can extend for 20 to 30 miles underground, and consists of a positive or negatively charged
Open Cut Mine Monitors Water Quality
An open cut coal mine having a high salinity of water runoff required monitoring the quality of water in several retaining dams. The water can only be released into the local river system when it is of sufficient quality to have no effect on the irrigation of the surrounding farming district.
The Evolution of Gas Protection
to the world of gas detection, single and multi-gas monitors evolved. The first electronic single gas monitors were basic at best. Designed for the coal industry to sniff out methane, these monitors utilised analogue readouts to indicate the presence of gas. Most monitors today offer considerably more
Confined Spaces and Gas Detection
. Is not designed for continuous employee occupancy. A few examples of confined spaces could be underground vaults in the telecommunications industry, aeronautical fuel tanks, sewers, silos, or coal mines.
Examining the Root Causes of Gearbox Failure Leads to Longer Life
Coal Age October, 2002 -- When equipment fails, often the biggest concern is how to get the equipment running again. Equally important, however, is discovering why the equipment failed and how such a failure can be prevented. Preventive maintenance is defined as the regular performance of equipment
Bulk Material Combustion Warning Systems (.pdf)
Many bulk materials, such as coal and organic wastes, are stored as large piles in open yards where air and moisture promote decomposition and exothermic reactions that raise the pile's temperature. Since self-ignition usually starts within the pile's lower layers, a full-blown fire can develop
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Produced Water Management and Beneficial Use
Figure 8.8: Pore pressures for sands and coals monitored by the BLM after removing those wells in the database whose initial water levels appear to have been affected by CBM production.
Technical Data on Nucleonic Gauges
Coalscan ash monitors are used in a wide range of applications including mine grade control, raw coal monitoring , coal sorting, coal blending, stockpile management, power station feed monitoring and blending, and ash monitoring at coal shipping ports.
Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy
Development of an on-line coal monitor utilizing LIBS will help to meet the needs for better production efficiency while complying with increasing regulations.
Indirect evidence for sediment transport on the continental shelf off Israel
Coal monitoring was carried out by measuring the quantity of coal in bottom sediment samples, which were collected using a grab sampler, and by examination of the beaches in the vicinityofthe terminal (Golik and Aberbach 1985; Aberbach 1986; Golik 1986, 1991).
On-line measurement of pneumatic conveying of pulverized coal in pipes
An advanced on-line pulverized coal monitoring system was devised and applied to measure pulverized coal pipe in-situ in a 1000MW ultra supercritical unit and measurement results was going to be discussed. .
Monitoring System of Coal Electrical Haulage Shearer Based on Data Fusion Theory
In order to raise the reliability of coal monitoring and control system, the multi-sensor data fusion theory is used to raise the fault diagnosis reliability and accuracy for the electrical haulage coal shearer in this paper.
Intelligent coal mine monitoring system based on the Internet of Things
Keywords—The Internet of Things; coal monitor ; Miner Locate; CAN; ZigBee .
Radiometric online ash monitor for coal industry using fuzzy logic
ONLINE nuclear meters, such as heavy media and coal slurry densitometers, or ash content in coal monitors , have been in use in the coal industry for many years.