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Eng. Ahmed Manor of PPC accepts the high accuracy tank gauging system

With great pleasure, Motherwell Tank Gauging LTD, hand over the newly installed High Accuracy Radar Tank Gauging system at the Petroleum Pipeline Company Cairo following successful site commissioning.

The newly installed system provides high accuracy stock level information, helping PPC to safely and accurately manage their stored products.


At each tank, MTG high accuracy 8900d radar tank gauges with product temperature measurement probes were installed.  The tank gauging equipment is complete with local and ground level tank side displays.  MTG’s Diamond Tank Gauging System is installed at the main control room providing full data acquisition, alarm management, trending and historical logs.  


The system was successfully commissioned against a rigerous PPC commissioning process.  

MTG would like to thank Eng. Abu Elella Saif and his excellent team at PPC for their hospitality and assistance during the commissioning process.


Left to right:

Eng. Ibrahim of PPC

Eng. Mohamed Abdel Razik of Petrojet (The main contractor)

Eng. Abu Elella Saif of PPC.  Head of Instrumentation and control 

Eng. Mohsen Shoman of UFTAS who represent MTG in Egypt:  http://www.uftas.com 

Ged Walsh of MTG

Mr. Mahmood, installation technician of Petrojet 

Example of MTG’s high accuracy 8900d radar gauge and temperature probe viewed at the tank top.

Example of MTG’s Remote Display Unit (RDU) Installed at the tank base, ground level.