Automated Tank Gauging is Level-headed

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Tank gauging systems are used to measure levels in mobile and bulk tanks to quantify the product quantity, mass and, to a lesser extent, quality in the tanks. There are numerous methods to measure levels and other liquid characteristics. The appropriate measurement technique and types of probes used depend on the type of tank, the liquid type and how the tank is being utilized.

Fleet owners and operators who use an Automated Tank Gauging system can track the exact volume of fuel being put into, and taken out of, each tank, as well as the volume of fuel which is available. PetroMan’s automated tank gauging solutions are comprehensive and cover stock delivery, Bulk Tanks, Above- and below ground tanks, measurement, capturing data, transferring data, integrating data with ERP systems and reporting.

The system is designed for fixed tanks, Container tanks and Mobile trailer tanks for Above-ground … and below ground uses. Various industrial liquids including Petrol, Diesel, Biofuel, Engine oil, Gearbox oil, Hydraulic fluid and Coolants can be managed at the same time. The system provides complete pump control and the measurement of all fuel types and volumes.

Depending on the type of site and the required set-up, these systems use a variety of tank gauging probes specific to each purpose. These include Wired probes and wireless probes, where connectivity using cables is not possible or needed.

The benefits of the PetroMan automated tank gauging system include precise stock management, batching control, the accurate measurement of levels, volumes, water content, temperature, and leak detection, as well as data consolidation, event alerts, analytics, and reporting. This means that Fleet owners and operators who use these Automated Tank Gauging system reduce costs, operate efficiently, and have peace of mind.

PetroMan SA has made it their purpose to develop world-class hydrocarbon management systems that are both cost-effective and user-friendly. As an OEM, PetroMan SA markets its unique fuel management solutions under the PetroMan® brand, providing meticulous, real-time, measuring, and reporting that allows clients to intricately control hydrocarbon quality and usage. PetroMan SA continually develops and implements robust and up-to-date hardware and software platforms and has supplied FMS solutions to the mining sector, across Africa, since the 1990s.

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