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NEL Makes Further Investment in High Capacity  Wet Gas Test Facility

NEL Makes Further Investment in High Capacity Wet Gas Test Facility

12 October 2017   NEL, the flow measurement R&D specialist, has invested £200,000 in further development of its Glasgow-based Wet Gas Flow Testing Facility, as part of a continual programme to deliver industry-leading test facilities.

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NEL Starts Build of £16million Subsea Development Centre

NEL Starts Build of £16million Subsea Development Centre

06 September 2017   NEL, the flow measurement R&D specialist, has commenced the build of its £16million Centre of Excellence (CoE) for subsea development.

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NEL Leads European Multiphase Flow Measurement Standardisation Programme

NEL Leads European Multiphase Flow Measurement Standardisation Programme

02 August 2017   NEL, the flow measurement R&D specialist, is leading a major research programme that will enhance flow measurement standardisation across Europe between multiphase flow metrology testing facilities.

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NEL Develops New Flow Measurement Technique for Viscous Oil

NEL Develops New Flow Measurement Technique for Viscous Oil

06 June 2017   NEL, the flow measurement R&D specialist, has developed a new method to improve the accuracy of differential pressure meters for high viscosity oil, which will help the oil & gas industry to reduce financial exposure and tackle the challenges involved in its measurement.

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Unique £16m Centre of Excellence to cement Scotland as subsea global leader

Unique £16m Centre of Excellence to cement Scotland as subsea global leader

04 April 2017   A new £16 million Centre of Excellence (CoE) for subsea development, which will be unrivalled anywhere else in the world, is to be established in East Kilbride positioning Scotland as a world leader in multiphase flow measurement.

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TUV NEL: Research to improve density measurements in high-pressure flows

TUV NEL: Research to improve density measurements in high-pressure flows

23 March 2017   A new research project has been launched to develop a virtual meter system (VMS) that will be validated using NEL’s traceable flow facilities.

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World Renowned Flow Measurement Expert Joins NEL

World Renowned Flow Measurement Expert Joins NEL

20 February 2017   NEL, the flow measurement R&D specialist, has appointed Dr Bruno Pinguet as senior consultant.

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NEL to Lead Multiphase Flow International Standard Development

NEL to Lead Multiphase Flow International Standard Development

31 January 2017   NEL, the flow measurement R&D specialist, has been selected to lead the development of a new multiphase flow measurement standard for the oil and gas industry.

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NEL Helps Oil & Gas Industry Reduce Financial Burden of Heavy Oil Measurement

NEL Helps Oil & Gas Industry Reduce Financial Burden of Heavy Oil Measurement

05 January 2017   NEL, the flow measurement R&D specialist, has developed a novel method for calculating Reynolds numbers in real-time, helping the oil & gas industry to significantly reduce financial exposure of heavy oil flow measurement.

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NEL Densitometer Calibration Facility Reduces Instrument Calibration Time by 30 per cent

NEL Densitometer Calibration Facility Reduces Instrument Calibration Time by 30 per cent

06 December 2016   NEL, the flow measurement specialist, has completed a major upgrade of its Densitometer Calibration Facility – the only independent calibration facility of this type in the UK.

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Innovate UK A4I Funding Competition Launches in Scotland

Innovate UK A4I Funding Competition Launches in Scotland

28 November 2016   A new funding competition run by Innovate UK, supported by up to £6.

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NEL Launches Free Flow Measurement Advice Helpline

NEL Launches Free Flow Measurement Advice Helpline

21 November 2016   NEL has launched a flow measurement advice helpline for the oil & gas industry, supported by the National Measurement Institute (NMI).

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NEL's Densitometer Upgrade Proves its Worth

NEL's Densitometer Upgrade Proves its Worth

04 November 2016   The recently upgraded densitometer testing facility at NEL has been demonstrating its increased performance and throughput since August, achieving up to 30% more calibrations.

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NEL’s Test Facility is First in the UK to Receive  International Accreditation

NEL’s Test Facility is First in the UK to Receive International Accreditation

18 October 2016   UKAS has awarded NEL’s Elevated Pressure and Temperature (EPAT) test facility ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation [calibration laboratory No 0009].

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NEL Completes its High Capacity Wet Gas Test Facility

NEL Completes its High Capacity Wet Gas Test Facility

15 June 2016   NEL today announces the completion of the latest upgrade phase of its wet gas test facility – the UK’s only independent commercial test service that can generate wet gas flows using water and oil simultaneously, replicating the challenges faced by industry in key production processes.

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NEL Open Day - 18 May 2016

NEL Open Day - 18 May 2016

23 March 2016   NEL will be opening their doors on Wednesday 18 May, giving organisations the chance to visit their world-class flow measurement facilities, and find out more about recent upgrades.

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NEL Launches JIP to Address Heavy Oil Challenges

NEL Launches JIP to Address Heavy Oil Challenges

25 November 2015   NEL has launched a Joint Industry Project (JIP) to meet an urgent industry requirement to address the challenges of accurately measuring highly viscous, multiphase flows.

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Ageing Gas Fields Costing North Sea Operators £700m

Ageing Gas Fields Costing North Sea Operators £700m

21 July 2015   Research from NEL, the flow measurement R&D specialist, reveals that the North Sea oil and gas sector could be misreporting over £700million per year.

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NEL Invests £1m in UK’s Foremost High Pressure Calibration Facility

NEL Invests £1m in UK’s Foremost High Pressure Calibration Facility

01 July 2015   NEL is investing £1million to create the UK’s only flow meter calibration facility capable of testing at significantly elevated pressures and temperatures.

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NEL Advances Wet Gas Research

NEL Advances Wet Gas Research

02 April 2015   Traditionally, when measuring wet gas for allocation and fiscal taxation purposes, industry has disregarded the water fraction in the belief that it was negligible to the overall measurement.

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NEL Adds AGA-8 Capability to World’s Most Extensive Fluid Properties Database

NEL Adds AGA-8 Capability to World’s Most Extensive Fluid Properties Database

16 December 2014   NEL, the custodian of the UK’s National Flow Measurement Standards, has extended its industry-leading Physical Properties Data Service (PPDS) to include support for the American Gas Association’s AGA-8 Standard*.

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