Flow Conditioning Improves Flow Measurement Accuracy And Reduces Plant Cost
By Don Lundberg, Sr Engineer
Fluid Components International
If you're planning to expand, upgrade or retrofit your plant in the near future, chances are that you'll be facing a real estate crisis when it comes to finding a place for all your new or upgraded equipment. The loss of space either inside plant buildings or even in outdoor installations can lead to problems with providing the upstream/downstream pipe straight runs required by pumps, compressors, valves, flow meters, blowers, burners and other devices that must have a stable material process flow in order to operate effectively.