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Combustion Efficiency and Continuous Emissions Monitoring

AMETEK Land is an international designer and manufacturer of flue gas combustion efficiency, environmental emissions monitoring and infrared process thermal imaging instrumentation.

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Stubley Lane,
Dronfield,
Derbyshire,
S18 1DJ,
Aberdeenshire,
United Kingdom
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AMETEK Land is an international designer and manufacturer of flue gas combustion efficiency, environmental emissions monitoring and infrared process thermal imaging instrumentation.

Our broad product range includes portable and continuous analysers for CO, O2, NO, NO2, NOx, CO2, H2S, CxHy, H2O and acid dewpoint, as well as smoke and particulates, and process thermal imaging.

Founded in 1947, LAND is part of the AMETEK group and has offices worldwide, including in the UK, US, France, Spain, Italy, India, Germany, and China.

Boiler combustion efficiency monitoring

A range of combustion efficiency monitors include measurements of flue gas oxygen (O2) and carbon monoxide (CO). These provide primary information for controlling overall boiler efficiency.

Genesis is the world’s first stand-alone flue gas zirconia oxygen analyser.
The Model 4650-PM particulate monitor is designed for very low dust concentrations below 0.1 mg/m3 and meets US-EPA PS-11.
Lancom 4 is a lightweight and rugged portable flue gas analyser suitable for up to nine combustion and pollutant gas measurements.

In addition, acid dewpoint temperature monitors are a reliable, preventive method against plant erosion and damage as a result of burning sulphur-bearing fuels. These include:

  • Genesis WDG: zirconia sensor flue gas oxygen analysers
  • Series 9000: cross-stack, infrared carbon monoxide monitors
  • Lancom 200: portable sulphuric acid dewpoint temperature monitor

Opacity monitors and dust monitors

Flue gas dust monitors and opacity monitors give vital analysis of pollutant particulate emission levels.All the dust monitors use a patented measurement technique for high accuracy and reliability. These include:

  • The Model 4200, a low cost, non-compliance, cross-stack smoke and particulates monitor
  • The Model 4200+, a compact smoke, dust and particulate, non-compliance monitor
  • The Model 4500 MkIII, our compact, compliance opacity monitor
  • The Model 4650-PM, our latest compliance particulate monitor to meet US-EPA PS-11

Continuous emissions monitoring

The FGA range of continuous emissions monitors are ideal for the monitoring of process emissions. Complete flue gas analysis of CO, O2, CO2, NO, NO2 and Total NOx is essential for efficient and environmentally acceptable performance.

Specially designed, bespoke continuous emissions monitoring systems (CEMs) are routinely engineered to meet particular application requirements.The FGA 900 Series is a range of stack emissions monitors for CO, O2, NO, NO2 and NOx.

Portable flue gas analysers

The Lancom portable gas analysers offer instant analysis of up to nine flue gases, including CO, CO2, O2, NO, NO2, SO2, H2S and hydrocarbons.

A complete boiler analysis, including that of combustion efficiency, excess air, heat loss and environmental emissions, can be undertaken. A wide range of probe types, plus other user-selectable options, are available, including:

  • Lancom 4, a portable analyser, which is fully configurable to have the required gases and options fitted to meet exact user requirements
  • Insight data acquisition and analysis system for portable analysers

Coal fire detection solutions

For all coal handling, processing and storage applications, AMETEK Land offers a system capable of monitoring the entire coal handling process, including applications such as coal storage, transportation, grinding and storage of PF in silos.

The early detection of a coal fire is vital to the safe and efficient operation of any plant. The company’s products include:

  • MillWatch: advance warning of the onset of coal mill and silo fires through the early detection of the build-up of carbon monoxide in a mill
  • Coal Pile Hotspot Detection: an early warning system to prevent the onset of fire in coal storage applications.

Critical vessel refractory monitoring

When processes take place inside refractory lined vessels, it is critical to have a safe plant operation to ensure the integrity of the refractory lining.

In the event of a refractory breakdown, hot gases come into contact with the vessel shell, potentially causing catastrophic failure and risking costly unplanned shutdowns.

The proven critical vessel monitoring system from AMETEK Land is able to provide a significantly improved measurement density with one measurement per 16cm² / 0.02ft², allowing earlier detection of refractory breakdown, often before the problem becomes dangerous.

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LAND Release New LSP-HD Infrared Linescanner

The latest, much anticipated instrument in the LAND infrared linescanner product range has finally arrived. The new LSP-HD represents the latest generation of LANDSCAN Infrared Linescanner products. Scanning performance of 1,000 data points at up to 150Hz sets a new benchmark in terms of proces

22 March 2010

AMETEK Inc. Acquires Land Instruments International Limited

AMETEK, Inc., a global supplier of high-end analytical instrumentation, publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange and headquartered in Paoli, Pennsylvania, USA has acquired Land Instruments International Limited. Land Instruments International, based in Dronfield, Derbyshire, UK jo

20 June 2006

Wide Ranging System Fights Fire Risk At All Points Of The Process

The Land Coal Fire Detection system is one which provides solutions for the important problem of damaging plant fires and explosions simultaneously at many stages of the coal handling, grinding and storage process. It targets those areas susceptible to hotspots and deflagration and so provides pl

21 July 2005

4500 Premier Dust Monitor Lives Up to its Name

The Model 4500 Premier dust monitor surpassed the competition as the choice for a leading cement manufacturer in Northern Ireland. The application involved monitoring dust levels from a rotary kiln, which were typically between 20 and 60 mg/m3. These low levels are ideally suited to the 4500 Premie

22 August 2004

TÜV Approval

Dust Monitoring with measurement confidence The LAND Model 4500 MkII+ dust emissions monitor has been granted TÜV approval to the 13th BimSchV and TA-Luft. This high quality dust emissions monitor now has a dual accolade as it also carries UK MCerts approval. The Mode

4 August 2004

Premier Dust Monitor gains new MCerts Approval

The LAND Model 4500 Premier dust emissions monitor has been granted MCerts approval for Continuous Emissions Monitoring Systems (CEMs) by the UK Environment Agency. The 4500 Premier now carries all major international approvals including those from TÜV (Germany), meets USA EPA standards including C

4 August 2004

TÜV Approval granted for 0 – 10 mg/m3 dust monitor

The LAND Model 4500 Premier dust emissions monitor has been granted TÜV approval to the 13th, 17th, 27th and 30th BImSchV and TA Luft 2002. Importantly the 4500 Premier has been certified at very low dust concentration levels, making the instrument suitable for applications with a 0

12 May 2004

MCerts approval granted for CO, O2 and NO stack emissions monitor

The LAND FGA 900 Series continuous emissions monitoring systems have been granted MCerts approval for Continuous Emissions Monitoring Systems (CEMs) by the UK Environment Agency. The approval for this compact, single box monitoring system, covers continuous measurement of O2, CO and NO. <

12 May 2004

FGAII CEM System – Performance backed by new MCerts Approval

The FGAII continuous emissions monitoring system has been granted MCerts approval for Continuous Emissions Monitoring Systems (CEMs) by the UK Environment Agency. The approval for continuous monitoring using Advanced Dual Sensor Technology (ADST) covers measurement of O2, CO, NO, NO2, SO2 and CO2.

11 March 2004

Dust Emissions Monitor gains new MCerts Approval

The LAND Model 4500 MkII+ dust emissions monitor has been granted MCerts approval for Continuous Emissions Monitoring Systems (CEMs) by the UK Environment Agency. LAND are proving to be market leaders again, in having the first (and currently only) MCerts certified high performance, double-pass tra

11 March 2004

Revolutionary New Portable Sample Probe for Accurate SO2 and NOx Measurement

The outstanding versatility of the Lancom range of portable flue gas analysers has been further enhanced by the new DrySampler™ probe. Before the introduction of the DrySampler™, portable flue gas analysers often suffered from the demanding performance requirements for sampling and meas

12 June 2002

FGAII – a new approach to continuous emissions monitoring

The new FGAII is the latest continuous emissions monitoring system from Land Combustion. The FGAII analyser builds on the success of the original FGA series, retaining the TÜV and US EPA approved Advanced Dual Sensor Technology (ADST) measurement method. However, the FGAII is an entirely new design

20 February 2002

AMETEK LAND

Stubley Lane
Dronfield
Derbyshire
S18 1DJ
Aberdeenshire
United Kingdom

Germany

Ametek GmbH
Combustion & Environmental Monitoring
D-40670 Meerbusch
Rudolf-Diesel-Strasse 16
Other
Germany

China

Ametek Inc. (China) C&E
Room 2202, CITIC Building
Beijing 100004
#19, Jiangwwomenwai Dajie
Other
China

UK

Land Instruments International (C&E)
Stubley Lane
Derbyshire S18 1DJ
Dronfield
Other
United Kingdom

USA

AMETEK Land, Inc. (C&E)
150 Freeport Road
PA 15238
Pittsburgh
Other
United States of America

Italy

Ametek Srl (C&E)
Combustion and Environmental Monitoring / Infrared Temperature Measurement
Milano
Via De Barzi 20087 Robecco Sul Naviglio
Other
Italy

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