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Since 1986, TRACOM has been partnering with companies across the nation. We create and install fiberglass products for wastewater management and other industrial and construction projects. Our goal is to become the #1 trusted source for durable fiberglass products, and each day we are one step closer. Our dedication to quality, our wide variety of products, and our customizable product options make us a top choice among the industry.

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Advice for Mounting a Flow Meter Above Your Flume

Other than installing your primary flow management device, there is nothing more important to the continued success of your business than mounting your flow meter. No matter the type of flow that you need to measure, a flow meter can help you take accurate readings that will promote long-term success.

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Advantages of a Clamp-On Ultrasonic Flow Meter

If you’re familiar with the ins and outs of measuring and managing flow, then you know how important it is to have a consistently accurate measurement device, and in this regard, there’s no better choice than an ultrasonic flow meter. Ultrasonic flow meters are a versatile, convenient solution for measuring

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Why You May Need an Energy Absorbing Device

When you work in an operation that needs to measure and manage flow, such as a wastewater treatment plant, there are a variety of factors that need to be considered, including the velocity of the flow in your system. In order to take accurate readings, the flow approaching your primary

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Frequently Asked Questions About Flumes

When it comes to managing and measuring flow in a variety of applications, there is simply no better tool than a flume. Available in multiple styles, flumes are a premier flow management device, and using these tools can drastically improve the success of your business. Although flumes are widely used,

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Industrial Equipment Protection

Without the right equipment, your industrial operation can grind to a halt. Unfortunately, if your industrial equipment is frequently exposed to the elements, it can experience a great deal of wear and tear, possibly forcing you to halt operations until you can have your equipment repaired. If you want to

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How to Protect Your Flow Meter with Fiberglass Sunshades

An ultrasonic flow meter is the perfect device for measuring the flow in your operation. While ultrasonic flow meters are versatile tools, there are several factors that can influence their readings, including prolonged exposure to the sun. When you use your ultrasonic flow meter in outdoor applications, it’s likely your

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RBC Flumes Beginner’s Guide

Flumes come in a variety of styles, but if you’re looking for a device that fits into numerous applications and can even work on the move, look no further than the RBC flume. One of the newest flume styles, RBC flumes are known for their portability and accuracy, and they

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Protecting Your H-Flume from Winter Weather

When installing a flume, it’s crucial that you consider how environmental factors may impact the functionality of your flow management device. For example, while H-flumes are very durable and versatile, they are vulnerable to cold weather. If you have your H-flume installed in a location where winter weather is a

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Why Measuring Sanitary Flows is A Problem

Running a water management operation can be extremely complicated, especially if your operation typically deals with sanitary flows. Because sanitary flow almost always features large sediments, it can be hard to take the accurate readings on which your operation depends, particularly if you don’t choose the right measurement tool. If

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Common Mistakes When Installing A Flume

Flumes are the most widely used flow management tools in the entire world, allowing operations both large and small to take accurate readings without worry. If you’re thinking about installing a flume in your system, regardless of the style, there are several mistakes that you may make that can reduce

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Can You Use Ultrasonic Flow Meters in Flumes?

In water management operations, there is no better primary measuring device than a flume. Whichever style flume you choose, you’ll be able to effectively measure flow and take consistently accurate readings on which your system depends. However, if you want to get the most out of your flume, then it’s

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Solutions for Mounting Secondary Devices in Your Flume

When you install a flume in your water management system, your primary goal is most likely measuring flow rate. However, in certain systems, there is also a need to measure water level and quality, which requires installing a secondary device such as a pressure transducer or water quality probe. If

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Basic Functions of a Weir Box

In a water management operation, there’s nothing more important than choosing your primary device. While there are a variety of excellent options, one tool that’s steadily growing in popularity is the weir box. Essentially, a weir box is an artificial channel into which a weir plate has been installed. The

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Parshall Flume Modifications

For water management operations both large and small, there is no more useful flow management tool than the Parshall flume. Providing flexible installation options and accurate readings, using a Parshall flume means being able to maintain a high level of success well into the future. While the Parshall flume is

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Top Tools for Flow Measurement

When you run a flow management operation, the key to your success is taking consistently accurate measurements. In addition to choosing the right flow management device, such as a flume or a weir, you must pick the right measurement device, of which there are many options. Flow measurement devices range

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Packaged Metering Manhole Installation

If you’re looking for one of the most versatile flow measuring tools in existence, then look no further than a packaged metering manhole. A packaged metering manhole provides a great deal of utility and versatility, making them a great choice for busy water management operations. When you choose a packaged

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Why Consulting Engineers Should Choose Packaged Metering Manholes

Measuring piped flows below grade can be an extremely difficult task, which is why consulting engineers should be very careful about the measuring device that they choose. While flumes are a popular choice for measuring different types of flows, using them to measure piped flows poses several problems, including choosing

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Selecting a Flume for Water Rights Measurement

When measuring certain types of flow, accuracy is of the utmost importance, and this is especially true when it comes to measuring water rights withdrawals. Increasingly, State Engineer’s Offices are requiring water rights management operations to use flow measuring devices, and this makes it crucial that you use the right

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