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SAIMC: Vaal branch

October 2015 SAIMC

For the August Technology Evening, the branch had an opportunity to learn about the different kind of level switches for the chemical and petrochemical industries that are currently available from VEGA’s product range.

Christiaan Steyn (left) with Hennie Grobler.
Christiaan Steyn (left) with Hennie Grobler.

The evening was kindly hosted by VEGA and presented by Hennie Grobler (hennie.grobler@vega.com) a sales manager at VEGA who specialises in level, pressure and nucleonic technology. During the highly interactive presentation, the audience was introduced to a variety of level switches with different measuring techniques: including the screwed piezo (Vegaswing), Vegavib with a vibrating rod, Vegawave with a tuning fork, Vegacap with a capacitive robe, Vegamip with a microwave transmitter which generates continuous 24 GHz microwave signal and nucleonic based measurement. The presentation also covered the installation, maintenance, industry specific applications, electronic options and function tests. The presenter brought samples of the different level switches for the audience to view during the presentation.

Dates for the future:

• 1 October – Technology Evening.

• 5 November – Technology Evening/Closing Event.



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