KROHNE Announces New Protection Integrity Amount (SIL)

The press launch announces that KROHNE has received protection integrity degree (SIL) 2/3 certifications for a vary of OPTIWAVE frequency.

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Beverly, MA: KROHNE, a planet-major manufacturer and supplier of options in industrial course of action instrumentation, announces it has acquired protection integrity stage (SIL) amount 2/3 certifications for a variety of OPTIWAVE frequency-modulated continual-wave (FMCW) radar amount transmitters. The new certifications more differentiate the vary of KROHNE 24 and 80 GHZ stage radar transmitters and improve the range of applications in which they can operate, primarily in the chemical marketplace.

SIL 2/3 certifications attest that KROHNE devices meet the Intercontinental Electrotechnical Commission’s (IEC’s) IEC 61508 SIL expectations for components and systematic basic safety integrity. SIL 2 units have to functionality as required 99 % of the time or greater, when SIL 3 techniques should reliably work 99.9 per cent of the time.

Products with SIL 2/3 certification are offered for the following solutions:

  • OPTIWAVE 3500 – liquids with hygienic requirements
  • OPTIWAVE 5400 – liquids in primary applications
  • OPTIWAVE 6400 – solids from granulates to rocks
  • OPTIWAVE 6500 – powders and dusty environment
  • OPTIWAVE 7400 – agitated and corrosive liquids
  • OPTIWAVE 7500 – liquids in narrow tanks with internal obstructions

OPTIWAVE radar stage transmitters deliver trustworthy and exact stage measurement of liquids and solids, even in the most demanding programs with sophisticated needs, dangerous spots, and purposeful security requisites. Models with the new SIL certifications desire particular dealing with so there is a modest impact on price tag and supply as as opposed to regular units.

KROHNE is a globally technological chief in the development, manufacture and distribution of exact, reputable and cost-helpful measuring instruments for the approach industries. KROHNE focuses on forming partnerships with its customers to supply them with the most responsible and impressive remedies readily available in the market. For much more information and facts about KROHNE’s finish line of measuring instrumentation for the course of action industries, make contact with KROHNE at 1-800-FLOWING (978-535-6060 in MA) fax: (978) 535-1720, email:, Twitter, Fb, or take a look at