Original Press Release
Emerson Introduces Direct Replacement Oxygen Probe with Universal Compatibility
Press release date: February 26, 2002
New Rosemount Analytical oxygen probe is easily upgraded
ORRVILLE, OHIO (February 26, 2002)- The Rosemount Analytical business of Emerson Process Management has released its Direct Replacement Oxymitter(TM) flue gas oxygen probe. This new probe provides an easy and cost-effective option for replacing previously installed oxygen probes without compromising the ability to upgrade at a later time.
The Oxymitter probe operates on most existing electronics and cable and provides unsurpassed accuracy, long-term stability and excellent sulfur resistance. When existing electronics require replacement, integral Oxymitter electronics that offer HART® or FOUNDATION(TM) fieldbus communications can easily be added. The Oxymitter will then be fully compatibility with Emerson's PlantWeb® digital plant architecture and AMS predictive maintenance software that works with intelligent field devices to process configuration and diagnostics information to help users manage instrumentation assets.
Other Direct Replacement Oxymitter probe features include an explosion-proof housing, increased resolution and accuracy, advanced sensor diagnostics, vibration resistance, field reparability and 95% less power consumption than traditional electronics. Automatic calibration directly from the control room or other remote location is available as an option.
About Emerson Process Management Emerson Process Management (www.emersonprocess.com), an Emerson business, is a leader in helping businesses automate their production, processing and distribution components in the chemical, oil and gas, pulp and paper, power, food and beverage, pharmaceutical and other industries. Rosemount Analytical (www.raihome.com) is a leading supplier of on-line gas and liquid analyzers and systems for process, environmental and laboratory analysis applications. The company combines superior products and technology with industry-specific engineering, consulting, project management and maintenance services. Emerson brands include: PlantWeb® Rosemount®; Daniel; Fisher®; Micro Motion®; Brooks; CSI; Performance Solutions; Intellution®; Westinghouse Process Control; DeltaV(TM); and AMS.
About Emerson St. Louis-based Emerson (www.gotoemerson.com) is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions to customers in electronics and telecommunications; process control; industrial automation; heating, ventilating and air conditioning; and appliance and tools. Sales in fiscal 2001 were $15.5 billion.
Oxymitter, PlantWeb, Fisher, Rosemount, Intellution, Micro Motion, and DeltaV are marks of one of the Emerson Process Management family of companies. All other marks are the property of their respective holders.