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Past Articles by:

John Tiratsoo

Editor, Pipes & Pipelines

"Why do so many of us bother to join so many organizations? Why do so many organizations exist with apparently very similar purposes, let alone titles?"  
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Past Articles by:

Ed Bowles
Flow Measurement Section Manager Southwest Research Institute

Meter Calibration: The key to accurate gas measurement
The Metering Research Facility (MRF) is one of just a few facilities in the world that can perform high-accuracy, gas flow meter calibrations under field-like operating conditions. The close-loop, re-circulating, gas flow calibration facilities at the MRF provide maximum controllability of pressure, temperature and flow rate, resulting in stable flow conditions over long testing times.

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The Metering Research Facility:
Its Role, Capability and Value to the Natural Gas Industry
The Metering Research Facility (MRF) is a world-class, high-accuracy, high-technology, natural gas flow measurement facility for meter development, calibration and testing - simulating actual field operational conditions.

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The Metering Research Facility: Typical Projects Performed
The GRI Metering Research Facility (MRF) works with flow meter and valve manufacturers, natural gas production and gathering companies, natural gas transmission pipeline companies, and local natural gas distribution companies.
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