Sensors for Power Generation Applications

Power generation has seen a lot of changes in the course of the last century, but one thing that never changes is power generation companies’ need for top-tier, dependable equipment to make their machinery operate at optimal levels and deliver reliable energy to their customers.

Stellar Technology’s industry-standard equipment will fulfill this role, as we offer high-quality energy pressure sensors, temperature sensors, load cells, LVDT sensors and other products to keep you productive and competitive.

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Power Generation Sensors for:

  • Steam Turbine Monitoring
  • Conveyor Systems
  • Generator Dynamometer Testing
  • Cogeneration Power Systems
  • Tension Force on Transmission Lines
  • Lubrication Systems
  • Nuclear Fuel Rod Handling Systems
  • Pressure and Temperature Monitoring
  • Valve Positioning
  • Wind Turbine Monitoring
  • Structural Testing
  • Crane Load Monitoring
  • Endurance and Fatigue Testing
  • Lift Stations
  • Pond/Tank Pressures and Levels
  • Stator Cooling Water Systems
  • Air Quality Control Systems
  • Boiler Feed Pumps
  • Reactor Feed Pumps
  • Filtration Systems for Fuel and Hydraulics
  • Coal Silo Weighing Systems



Pressure Sensors

  • Pressure Ranges from 1 to 100,000 PSI
  • Absolute, Gage, True Gage, Differential, Vacuum, Barometric
  • Accuracies to 0.05% FSO.
  • High-Frequency Response
  • All-Welded Stainless Steel (17-4, 15-5, Inconel, Monel, Hastelloy)
  • mV/V, Analog or Digital Outputs (including RS232, RS485, CANbus)
  • Internal Data Logger Versions
  • ATEX, CSA Intrinsically Safe and Explosion Proof Certifications
  • Comprehensive Calibration Records are Standard
  • Engineered-to-Order Custom Designs


LVDT Displacement Sensors

  • Stroke Ranges from ± 0.01 in. to ± 18.5 in.
  • Linearities from 1% to 0.1%
  • Spring Guided, Captive Guided, Free Unguided Armatures
  • AC and DC Versions
  • All-Welded Stainless Steel
  • Precision Gaging Units with Air Push Armatures
  • Submersible Designs


Load Cells, Force Sensors, Reaction Torque Sensors

  • Load Ranges from Grams to 2 Million lbf
  • Tension, Compression, and Tension & Compression
  • Complete Selection of Standard and Special Configurations
  • Constructed of Stainless Steel, Carbon Steel, or Aluminum
  • Miniature and Subminiature Versions
  • mV/V, Analog or Digital Outputs (including RS232, RS485, CANbus)
  • Multiple Bridge Configurations
  • Internal Data Logger Versions
  • ATEX, CSA Intrinsically Safe and Explosion Proof Certifications
  • Comprehensive Calibration Records are Standard
  • Engineered-to-Order Custom Designs


Temperature Transducers and Transmitters

  • Temperature Ranges from – 320ºF to + 750ºF
  • No Thermal Well Required
  • Customer Specified Probe Lengths
  • All-Welded Stainless Steel Construction
  • Hermetically Sealed
  • Dual Temperature and Pressure Configurations
  • Analog and Digital Outputs (Including RS232, RS485, CANbus)
  • Customer Specified Process Connections
  • ATEX, CSA Intrinsically Safe Certifications

Meeting the Power Generation Needs of Your Industry

Engineers continue to search for methods to improve the efficiency of existing power generation systems (fossil fuel, nuclear, hydro) and explore improved techniques to meet the ever-increasing worldwide demands for clean and sustainable energy.

In each case, the use of sensors is an important component in these power and energy improvement challenges. Stellar Technology’s complete selection of pressure transducers and pressure transmitters, load cells, force sensors, reaction torque transducers, temperature sensors, and LVDT displacement sensors offers test, measurement, and control solutions across a broad range of existing and new power generation applications.

Stellar Technology’s engineering expertise, proven sensor technology, field experience, and manufacturing capabilities provide customers with high-reliability sensors for this broad range of applications. Our engineering and manufacturing center in Amherst, New York is uniquely designed to deliver both standard products and custom-engineered special products. Rely on Stellar Technology to add value to your improved energy generation solution and start working with us today.

Looking Ahead to the Future of Power Generation

With alternative and green energy sources like hydro, wind and nuclear power becoming more and more common, and businesses wanting to incorporate these systems into their production, it’s more important than ever for power generation companies to have their sights set firmly on the future.

That’s why selecting from Stellar Technology’s line of products is so important. Our power generation load cells, force sensors, pressure transducers & pressure transmitters, temperature sensors, reaction torque transducers and LVDT displacement sensors are all applicable to these emerging and developing technologies.

So if you’re looking for trustworthy equipment, make sure to reach out to Stellar Technology. We have more than 25 years of experience in our field, and our parent company, LORD Corporation, has more than 90 years of experience in the manufacturing sector.

Contact Stellar Technology Today

We’re confident that our power generation equipment will do great things for your operations and productivity. If you have any questions at all about the functionality of our energy pressure sensors, pressure transducers, temperature sensors, load cells, or anything else we offer, don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Contact Stellar Technology today and start improving your power generation operations!