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Automated calibration technology and services help the oil and gas industry maintain safety, ensure compliance and unlock the benefits of digitalization.

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Efficiency, safety and sustainability

Maintaining high safety standards and ensuring regulatory compliance is the highest priority in the oil and gas industry, closely followed by optimizing efficiency. Doing so demands the right resources, knowledge, tools, and support.

A modern, automated calibration solution supports oil and gas industry professionals with regulatory compliance and adherence to documentation requirements while helping to maintain the highest level of safety.

Experience a better way to process valuable resources

Many of the world’s leading oil and gas companies rely on the Beamex calibration ecosystem. Our solutions are designed to help customers achieve their calibration-related goals in line with regulations, such as ATEX.

Our calibration solutions have been developed over nearly 50 years by combining our own experience with feedback gained through close cooperation with oil and gas customers.

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Industry trends and insights

What is operational excellence and how can calibration help achieve it?

In this article we discuss the history of the concept, what it means in practice, and how it applies to process industries. We’ll also set out how calibration can play a role in enabling operational excellence in your process industry plants

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Automating the calibration management ecosystem

While the pen might be mightier than the sword, in process industries pen-and-paper based calibration systems are a weak spot that is desperately in need of attention. Automating your calibration ecosystem saves time, reduces the risk of errors, and enables your or­gan­iz­a­tion to use calibration data for business benefits.

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Tackling the problem of human error in calibration data entry

Manual entry is still commonly used in industrial processes even though it is a  slow and labor-intensive process with a high possibility of human error. In this article we discuss industrial calibration processes and the manual data entry related to these processes.

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Calibration in a hazardous area

Many things need to be considered before going to a hazardous (Ex) area to perform calibrations. There are also different levels of hazardous areas and different levels of calibration equipment.

This article begins by looking at some fundamental considerations, theory, and history before examining different techniques to make calibration equipment suitable for an Ex area.

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Customer success stories


Hours saved on calibrations per year

National Grid, UK

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Only 1 fully automated and paperless calibration process

Eni Norge AS, Norway

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Efficiency improvement of calibration procedures

Peñoles Quimica del Rey, Mexico

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What our oil and gas customers say

With Beamex, thanks to automation we have cut the number of steps needed to perform a calibration, saving 15 minutes per device. While this might not sound like much on its own, it adds up to a time saving of over 4,000 hours per year – a financial saving of millions of pounds, which is astonishing.

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James Jepson, Control & Instrumentation Systems Officer, National Grid, UK

We have only had Beamex calibrators for 1½ years and we can already see the improvements of the calibration process. It looks very promising. We are still in the learning phase, but so far, we are very satisfied.

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Benjamin Rosnes, Metering Technician, Eni Norge AS, Norway

It has been a phenomenal journey, and we have maintained an open, honest dialog and a collaborative way of working throughout, which has certainly helped the team on our side demonstrate the true value of the Beamex solution to our management team.

Andy Barnwell, Asset Management Systems Owner, National Grid, UK
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High accuracy, ease of use, reliability and costs were also considered important factors in making the decision, and Beamex’s solution was able to meet all of the requirements.

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Rakesh Mishra, Deputy General Manager, Essar Oil Limited, India

With more and better-quality asset data at our fingertips, we have been able to look at saving time and costs by, for example, extending the time between inspections.

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Andy Barnwell, Asset Management Systems Owner, National Grid, UK

Beamex calibration solutions

Calibration management

Discover how Beamex calibration software helps you digitalize and automate calibration processes.

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Intrinsically safe calibrator and communicator - Beamex MC6-Ex

Field calibration

Experience the Beamex portfolio of advanced field calibration technology.

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Workshop calibration

Meet the Beamex range of industrial workshop calibration solutions.

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Get the most out of Beamex technology with expert services, and calibration and repair services.

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Together we can find the ideal calibration solution for your operations

Beamex MC6 Advanced Multifunction Field Calibrator and Communicator

Gas transmission and distribution

Using high-accuracy calibration equipment on gas flow instrumentation, like orifice plates, is essential to provide proper readings for custody transfer and to ensure regulatory compliance.
Beamex’s advanced, high-accuracy field calibrators and communicators are portable and suitable for a variety of differential pressure flow calibrations.

Ready for hazardous areas

We offer intrinsically safe field calibrators and communicators that can be used in hazardous Ex areas, where explosive gases may be present.

Our intrinsically safe calibrators are ATEX, IECEx, and North American certified for Zone 0, Zone 1, and Zone 2 (Division 1/2).

Intrinsically safe calibrator and communicator - Beamex MC6-Ex

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