Ultrasonic Flow Fundamentals

FC106 - Two day (16 hours)

This Ultrasonic flow course starts by providing maintenance/engineering personnel with an understanding of the principles of operation, focusing on concepts required to properly install/commission and Ultrasonic flow meters. We'll demonstrate how to properly troubleshoot/diagnose/test/repair common errors which may arise with this flow meter technology. This class consists of classroom /hands-on training with a combination of table top/live devices installed on our Process Training Unit (PTU).

Ultrasonic Flow Fundamentals FC106 ©Endress+Hauser

Content

  • Ultrasonic flow meter technology basics / Ultrasonic flow meter overview

  • Proper installation and process influences on the measurement

  • Gathering data needed for commissioning

  • Sizing and verifying meter suitability for application / Field tooling

  • Meter commissioning / Meter verification

  • Possible sources of error and troubleshooting

  • Spare part identification and device repair

Objectives

  • Explain the basic concepts of how an Ultrasonic flow meter operates

  • Understand what information is needed to properly configure the device

  • Install and commission Ultrasonic flow meters

  • Troubleshoot errors with Ultrasonic flow meters to determine the source of the issue and repair the device when needed

Who should attend?

  • Operations and maintenance personnel responsible for the installation, commissioning or maintenance of Ultrasonic flow meters

Prerequisites

Basic computer and instrumentation knowledge