By Eric Benson, HollyFrontier; Steve Cox, Fluid Components International (FCI); and Scott Anderson, LaTech Equipment
When the plant team at HollyFrontier’s Woods Cross Refinery, near Bountiful, Utah, needed mass flow meters to measure flare gas to the main flare header, the team drew on its past metering experiences for this difficult application.
The VM3D is a laser volume product used for inventory management. By integrating accurate laser technology into a network of scanning instruments, complex surfaces can be mapped accurately. The system makes use of remote monitoring and data processing services to guarantee data integrity to the level needed for confident stock management and precise auditing.