Air Pressure Gauge vs. Hydraulic Pressure

January 15, 2021

It’s not uncommon for people outside the instrument industry to use the terms “air pressure” and “hydraulic pressure” interchangeably, thinking they’re the same. However, there are some differences between the two that you need to know before deciding between an air pressure gauge vs. hydraulic pressure, and which one is best for your needs in […]

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Troubleshooting Oil and Gas Production Problems in the Midwest

Troubleshooting Oil and Gas Production Problems in the Midwest

December 30, 2020

The production of oil or gas from underground reservoirs in the Midwest involves chemical and mechanical processes that can eventually compromise the well, resulting in decreased production or equipment failure. Mid-West Instrument offers some troubleshooting ideas that can help you avoid or at the very least delay the onset of oil and gas production problems. […]

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How to Prevent Corrosion of Oil and Gas in the Midwest

December 27, 2020

To ensure smooth flow and production in the oil and gas industry in the Midwest and across the country, it’s imperative that designers, engineers, and field operators are conscious of corrosion at every stage. Mid-West Instrument, a respected instrument manufacturer in Michigan, provides a closer look at some of the best ways to prevent corrosion. […]

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How To Well Test for Oil & Gas in the Midwest

Well Testing for Oil and Gas in the Midwest

December 21, 2020

Well testing is essential to any pumping operation. Oil, gas, and other products must not only be tested prior to sale, but also to determine the effectiveness of things like chemical treatment. Mid-West Instrument, a leading local instrument company with customers in the Midwest and worldwide, describes the various tests used in the oil & […]

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A Mid-West Machinist Explains What Differential Pressure Is

December 1, 2020

“What is differential pressure?” is a question pondered by many companies across the Midwest. As is often the case in these days of advanced technology, it’s common to default to the effectiveness of a product without knowing exactly what it’s doing. Mid-West Instrument in Sterling Heights defines differential pressure and provides examples of associated applications […]

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Differential Pressure Gauge

Which Differential Gauge Is Right For My Business? A Michigan Engineer Explains

October 30, 2020

Differential pressure gauges have a variety of applications in many different industries. These gauges are specially built to measure the difference between two applied pressures, and they are even able to do the job in harsh conditions and environments. As a result they can be a crucial tool for firms in a variety of industries. […]

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Types of Pressure Gauges Offered in the Midwest

October 15, 2020

At Mid-West Instrument, we want to make sure that we’re selling our customers the right product for the job. We manufacture multiple types of gauges at our state-of-the-art facility in Michigan, and when you come to us we will make sure that you find exactly what you need. Let’s take a closer look at some […]

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