Morgan teams up with Loughborough University to swap steel for alumina in flow meters
Published: Thursday, 04 June 2015
The UK-based refractories producer’s thermal ceramics business is investigating whether alumina can be used in new generation ultrasonic flow meters employed in water and gas smart meters. Global demand for smart meters is increasing, which may create growth opportunities for the industrial mineral.
Morgan Advanced Materials has joined forces with UK-based
Loughborough University to investigate the use of alumina
blocks in place of stainless steel in new generation ultrasonic
flow meters for water management applications.
A flow meter is an instrument used to measure the volume
flow rate of a liquid or...