level sensor / ships / for storage tanks
K-GAUGE CTS Kongsberg Maritime



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    for storage tanks


Key features
K-Gauge CTS Custody Transfer System automatically log tank levels, temperatures and pressure measurements, and calculates the tank volume during the loading-/unloading operation. The system automatically generates a CTS loading-/unloading report; the official document used for purchasing the gas transported. The accuracy and reliability of the system is crucial to ensure correct and trustworthy LNG trade around the globe.

K-Gauge CTS features

Applicable for all type of LNG tank designs
Outstanding accuracy in the whole range of the tank
Individual signal processing for each cargo tank
No moving parts, low operational and maintenance cost
Non-intrusive level gauging installation - replaces previous/existing intrusive measuring systems
Certified Ex ia IIC T4 – can be used in all zones. Offers maintenance from the deck – without emptying the tank, while in operation, without cutting the power
Applies still pipe with inner diameter of just 50 mm
Continuous level verification/calibration - AutroCAL® utilizing the pipe joint signatures
Double sealing between sensor electronics and tank content, hence additional valve for maintenance purpose is not required
CTS temperature readings at an accuracy by specially calibrated sensors
High quality pressure transmitters for CTS vapour pressure readings
Customised CTS reports of custody transfer
Verified by Intertek Caleb Brett – KIMSCO, NKKK, SGS and SK
Approved by all major classification societies
Custody Transfer System can be stand-alone or integrated with the ships automation system

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