Measurement Research Programs
Metering Research Facility

image: Ultrasonic flow meter research at the MRF

SwRI engineers inspecting a meter tube for signs of liquids and debris.

The Metering Research Facility (MRF) conducts research programs through funding by the Pipeline Research Council International (PRCI), private companies, the U.S. government, and other industry organizations.

The following research programs are currently supported at the MRF.

PRCI-funded research is guided by the PRCI Measurement Technical committee. For more information on the PRCI directed research and recent accomplishments, see the PRCI website.

Related Terminology

flow meter calibrations  •  gas meter  •  gas sampling  •  orifice meter  •  ultrasonic meter  •  natural gas  •  flow conditioner  •  turbine meter  •  flow meter

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