2852-HCF Floating Oil Spill Alarm

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2852-HCF Floating Oil Spill Alarm

The 2852-HCF Floating Oil Spill Alarm provides reliable monitoring of sumps and containments for oil spills. For separated Oil-on-Water applications, Arjay offers the Hydrocarbon Float Sensor. The 2852-HCF monitors the surface of water in sumps, tanks, and lagoons to alert when oil has separated to the water surface. This is typically used to alert of spills or control pumps.

The 2852-HCF sensor monitors the surface dielectric and locks in on the capacitance of the water. Oil that separates to the surface changes the capacitance field and activates the relay alarms.

The 2852-HCF is typically used in sumps or containments where oil is not typically present. Normal sheens will not alarm but an upstream leak or spill that accumulates in the sump will alarm the monitor. The floating design allows the unit to track the changing water level in the sump and immediately alert operators, pumps or valves if there is an accumulation of oils.

Features and Benefits

  • Stable tri-float design follows level changes
  • Adjustable time delay and sensitivity to eliminate nuisance alarms
  • Remote electronics via standard twisted pair
  • Sensor available Intrinsically Safe for Hazardous Locations
  • Waterproof PVC and SS wetted parts allow for use in harsh environments
  • Unit also alarms on dry sump conditions to shut down pumps
  • Capacitance technology responds to all types of oils and separated liquids of similar dielectrics
  • Alarms at a minimum of 2 mm surface oil, can be desensitized to 25mm oil
  • Floating sensor follows changing water levels
  • Alarms on petroleum, synthetic, and vegetable oils
  • Potted stable sensor eliminates nuisance alarms

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Arjay Engineering 
Arjay Engineering is a industry-leading designer and manufacturer of top-quality process and environmental control systems and oil-in-water monitors.

Arjay Engineering offers a unique and completely customized line of products in the environmental and process control field. Our products are used for a variety of jobs, including but not limited to:

  • Oil in Water Monitoring
  • Level Controllers
  • Gas Detection

With over 40 years of manufacturing and engineering experience, we have extensive knowledge in the world of oil in water, capacitance, level controls and gas detection. In addition to our manufactured products, we also provide custom design and engineering services.

We have uniquely designed our products with advanced technology to help industries work better in environmentally sensitive areas. Our goal is to help you and your business achieve a consistent production level in the safest way possible. That is why we’ve manufactured our products with the best materials in the industry. We also maintain several industry certifications including Hazardous Location Approval and Certifications from CSA, UL, ATEX, IECEX, ABS and IMO.