Asset Monitoring/Control: Frack Tanks

Frack Tanks

System Features

  • Monitor oil and water levels in Frack tanks
  • Measure the barrels or gallons of oil and water in each tank on a site in real time
  • Software will show how much and water in each tank displayed on an on-site digital readout and display the same data on a website
  • Software can also send alerts by SMS text message or e-mail when tanks reach pre-set fill limits
  • Wireless transducer level measuring sensors can be easily installed on multiple tanks at a site to simultaneously measure oil and water in each tank
  • Wireless transducers are used so running wires to each tank is unnecessary
  • Installation is simple and can easily be handled by company employees with minimal training by RMS or can be installed by RMS technicians
  • GPS tracking of each Frack tank is an available feature that can be added
  • No Power? No problem. Commercial external AC power is not required Solar charged battery back-up provided to ensure 24 / 7 operation

Software Features

  • Software can show the amount of oil and water in each Frack tank displayed on a digital readout monitor on site
  • Multiple tanks can be monitored simultaneously at each site
  • Software can also generate SMS or e-mail alerts when tanks reach predetermined fill levels
  • GPS tracking optional feature provides on-line map location showing where each tank is located
  • Web based software provides each user with their own ID and passwords
  • Software displays and stores each users data in tabular form, plus displays current status in graphical form
  • Data uploaded to Internet...“The Cloud”...via cellular or satellite communications
  • Measurements and alerts are time stamped and recorded in a historical database
  • No limits on the number of users for the software
  • History of each tank is maintained and can be searched or displayed by date range
  • Various standard reports are available and users can export data to spreadsheets if desired to create customer reports
  • RMS provides software licensing, plus in field maintenance of the equipment and the system
  • Software is simple to use, intuitive, and can be accessed from any Internet connected Smart Phone or computer

System Benefits

  • Know how much oil and water is in each tank without having to climb on top of the tank to take manual measurements
  • Be alerted via software when a tank is nearing a predetermined fill capacity, i.e. 85%, 95%, etc.
  • Avoid employees having to climb on top of tanks and be exposed to H2S gas
  • Improve employee utilization, since one employee can effectively monitor hundreds of tanks without having to make any manual measurements
  • Historical data available on each tank, which can be useful in tracking how much oil and water is being taken from a given site
  • GPS tracking allows operators to know where all tanks are located