Category Archives: Latest News

Wellhead Compressor Valve Reduces Methane Emissions

Many modulating valves in the gas industry utilize pipeline gas media for actuating valves which often causes problems with greenhouse emissions. CFR40 Part60 subpart 0000 limits the bleed rate for these modulating valves utilizing the media for actuation. Problem: An … Continue reading

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Using Interactive Flow Meter Configurators to Quickly and Easily Quote and Order

Whether you run a full-scale brewery or have a home brew setup, selecting, quoting and ordering flow meters quickly and easily is of paramount importance. How many times have you called a company for a quote and had to wait … Continue reading

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CBD Oil Basics-Market Outlook and Production

Market Outlook & Production Overview It is estimated that the global market for cannabidiol (CBD) oil will grow from $967.2 million in 2020 to $5.3 billion by 2025. The global CBD oil market is mainly driven by growing research funding for cannabinoid … Continue reading

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Low-cost Easy to Use Batch Controller

The new ABC-2020 Automatic Batch Controllerfeaturing the BIG Blinking Blue Button OverviewFlows.com and Assured Automation announce the release of the ABC-2020 Automatic Batch Controller. It is low cost and extremely simple to use. It works with any meter that has … Continue reading

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Valves and Flow Meters for the CBD Industry

The global demand for cannabidiol (CBD) oil has been projected to grow from $900 million in 2020 to $5 billion by 2025. Currently the cosmetic and food industry segments accounts for more than half of the market but over the next … Continue reading

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Emergency Shutdown Valves In Stock

The Problem: A large chemical company was looking to purchase a rush project for emergency shutdown valves for their gas and chemical lines to meet insurance requirements. The automated ESD valves needed to be tied into their main fire alarm … Continue reading

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Assured Automation to Exhibit at 2020 Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America

April 19, 2020 – April 22, 2020 Location: Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center San Antonio, TX Assured Automation Booth: 3017 The Craft Brewers Conference (CBC)  is America’s largest craft brewing industry show serving both brewpubs and packaging breweries. The Craft Brewers Conference and … Continue reading

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Fugitive Emissions & Valve Regulations

What are Fugitive Emissions? Fugitive emissions or FEs refer to the unintended release of environmentally harmful gases or vapors from industrial activities or facilities. It is estimated that 51% of these fugitive emissions have been attributed to valves. In a … Continue reading

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Magnetic Flow Meter Basics

A magnetic flow meter, also referred to as mag flow meter or magmeter, is a volumetric flow meter that measures liquids or liquid slurries that have a minimum conductivity of 5 µS/cm.  Magnetic flow meters will typically not work with … Continue reading

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Fire-Safe Shut Off Valves for Distillery Application

Problem: A local distillery was directed by their insurance agency to incorporate fire safe shut off valves on their storage tanks to ensure closure of outlet valves to isolate flammable liquids in the event of fire. Solution: The head brewer … Continue reading

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