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overpressure

[′ō·vər‚presh·ər]
(fluid mechanics)
The transient pressure, usually expressed in pounds per square inch, exceeding existing atmospheric pressure and manifested in the blast wave from an explosion.
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This sensor has been designed to perform at 0 to 15 psid, with overpressure capability of 30 psi.
It can also withstand an overpressure of two times the range and has an operating temperature range of -20[degrees] to +40[degrees]C.
A further advantage of this pasteurisation system is that is has allowed Brtivic to ensure the factory has optimum standards in terms of overpressure, guaranteeing that unpasteurised product cannot get through the system, even if there is mechanical failure in the plates.
Yokogawa is offering the EJA series of digital pressure transmitters, also known as the DPharp, The company says all models meet a 3-sigma conformance criteria and boast resistance to overpressure events common in many applications.
Overpressure and poor quality reservoirs encountered in Anemone-1A are now interpreted as being likely to result from drilling into the fault plane.
A total of 160 pieces of compressed air breathing apparatus with associated lunging machines in overpressure technology are to be procured in position 1 - compressed air breathing apparatus and position 2 - lung automatic - for use at the fire brigade Dren.
In order to reduce the chance of contamination of the product, the filling area is limited in size and protected by positive overpressure of air - there is no contact between the filling nozzle and bottle mouth.
The T9000 features a ceramic ball and nozzle which provides an extremely wide operating temperature range, 400 psi and overpressure protection, a rugged durable case, stainless steel weights and several maintenance-friendly benefits.
based Dresser Flow Control developed its 19000 Series Consolidated portable safety relief valve to provide overpressure protection for petrochemical factories, oil refineries, and power plants.
The compact, 3-oz instruments feature a hybrid compensation unit, zero-and-span adjustments, high overpressure capabilities, integrated electronics, and an operating temperature range of -65 [degrees] to +200 [degrees] F.
Implement a 10 per cent further pressure restriction on its pipeline system; File annual fitness for service assessments for its pipeline system; Conduct and validate a hydraulic analysis, and develop and implement corrective and preventive measures; Assess and optimize its overpressure protection system; Reassess its overpressure incidents; Conduct engineering assessments in accordance with the requirements of Canadian Standards Association (CSA) Z662-15 Clause 10.