Radar measurement
Micropilot FMR244

Optimum price-performance ratio

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The Micropilot FMR244 offers cost-effective 4 to 20mA 2-wire technology and is suitable for hazardous locations. The 80mm horn antenna is used additionally in solids. The FMR244 is used for continuous, non-contact level measurement of liquids, pastes, slurries and solids. The measurement is not affected by changing media, temperature changes, gas blankets or vapors.

Benefits

  • Non-contact measurement: Measurement is almost independent from product properties

  • 2-wire technology, low price: A real alternative to differential pressure, floats and displacers.

    2-wire technology reduces wiring costs and allows easy implementation into existing systems

  • Easy commissioning, documentation and diagnostics via Endress+Hauser operating software

  • Easy on-site operation via menu-driven alphanumeric display

  • Used for level monitoring (MIN, MAX) up to SIL 2 as per IEC 61508/ IEC 61511-1

  • HART or PROFIBUS PA respectively FOUNDATION Fieldbus protocol

  • Option: Gastight feedthrough to improve the process safety

Field of application

The Micropilot M is used for continuous, non-contact level measurement of liquids, pastes, slurries and solids. The measurement is not affected by changing media, temperature changes, gas blankets or vapors. The FMR244 combines the advantages of the horn antenna with high chemical resistance. The 80mm (3") horn antenna is used additionally in solids.

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Success stories

  • Doug Lopshire, Industrial Competency Center Manager at Louis Dreyfus, USA
    The cost reductions have enabled us to capture a return on our investment in just six months

    Doug Lopshire

    Industrial Competency Center Manager, Louis Dreyfus Commodities

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  • ArcelorMittal Zenica management is now able to make the right decisions to reduce energy costs.
    With the solution and services provided, ArcelorMittal Zenica management is now able to make the right decisions to reduce energy costs.

    Emir Krgo

    Head of production sector, Energy Plant Department, ArcelorMittal Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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  • Endress+Hauser's Online Shop helps further improve our maintenance processes.
    Using the Online Shop delivery times and prices are immediately visible and time-consuming inquiries can be significantly reduced.

    Rita Schärli and Walter Felder

    Technical Purchasing and Technology Team Leader, Emmi Dagmersellen, Switzerland

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  • Optimizing the clinker production performance

    Total energy cost can represent 65-75% of variable costs in the process. To save energy, we help improve clinker production with integrated online monitoring and optimized fuel management.

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  • Thickener optimization to reduce production costs

    Easy monitoring of data from all critical measuring points at a concentrator will help you increase plant availability, process safety and energy savings.

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Contact

Endress+Hauser (Ireland) Ltd.
Kilcock Road Clane Business Park Clane County Kildare , Ireland
Tel.: +353 (45) 86 86 15
Fax: +353 (45) 86 81 82
info@ie.endress.com

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References

  • Emmi is the largest Swiss dairy producer and one of the most innovative premium dairy facilities in Europe. The 5000 employees at the Dagmersellen plant produce powdered milk, mozzarella, cottage cheese and ricotta for the retail, food services and food sectors.

  • ArcelorMittal Zenica in Bosnia and Herzegovina produces hot rolled products (rebars, wire rods, mesh, lattice girders, classic construction armatures) mainly for the Balkan, EU and North African markets.

  • Centauri Technologies LP - founded in 1996 - is a privately held chemical producer for third parties (tolling business). With batch reactor capabilities to 8,500 gallons, Centauri features flexible, multipurpose continuous production and conventional catalytic batch slurry autoclaves.

  • Risknowlogy was founded in 2002 and is an employee owned business. The company offers products, services, engineering, consulting, certification and training in the field of risk, reliability and safety. The offices are located in Switzerland (HQ), Argentina, Colombia, Germany, France, India, the Netherlands, the United Arab Emirates, and the United Kingdom.

  • Hitachi Power Europe GmbH (HPE), a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., designs and constructs fossil-fired power plants. The plant constructor also supplies key components such as utility steam generators, environmental engineering equipment, turbines and pulverizers. Including subsidiaries, approx. 2000 staff is on the company's payroll (as of May 2013).

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