Silica analyzers offers an important measurement for assuring purity of water in power generation and ultrapure monitoring of water. The silica analyzers helps to enhance ion exchange production and minimization of silica deposition on the turbines. The silica analyzer is capable of measuring the silica levels in the demineralization and generation of steam plants. For measurement of silica amount in the given sample, the various reagents are added to the sample to form the complex chemical. The calorimeter detects and measures this complex chemical. These steps takes place in the analytical compartment of the silica analyzer equipment. All the instrument functions are taken care by the electronic compartment that has a microprocessor unit in it. Manufacturers are focusing more on development and technologically advanced silica analyzer so that the equipment consumes minimum amount of consumable thereby reducing the frequency of replacing consumables.
The major driving factor that drives the global silica analyzers market is the accurate measurement of the silica content in the water sample and the low cost of maintenance. The Silica analyzer equipment has a critical role in assurance of water quality and the protection of other equipment from corrosion. Most of the silica analyzer equipment minimizes the downtime that is required for the regular maintenance. The other factors that supports the growth of the silica analyzers market includes simplicity, user friendly touchscreen interface, and reliability. The silica analyzers are easy to use and install and can be easily configured.
The other benefits offered by the silica analyzers are the automatic calibration of the equipment, automatic zeroing of the instrument after each and every measurement, the continuous display of the silica content and the measurement timing. All these factors together contributes to the growth of the silica analyzers market. The high cost of the silica analyzer equipment is one of the major restraining factor that restricts the growth of the silica analyzers market. However, due to the increasing demand for the equipment, in the application industries such as water purification, semiconductor, power generation, the silica analyzers market is expected to grow with a significant growth rate in the forecast period.
The global Silica analyzers market is segmented into type, configuration type, components, application and geography. On the basis of type, the global silica analyzers market is segmented into benchtop and portable. On the basis of configuration type, the silica analyzers market is segmented into single stream and multi-stream configuration. Based on components, the silica analyzers market is segmented into hardware and software. Based on application, the silica analyzers market is segmented into power generation, water purification, semiconductor manufacturing and others. Geographically, the global Silica market is segmented into North America, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Asia Pacific and Latin America. Asia Pacific market is expected to have a significant market share due to the increasing population, and the increasing spending in the water purification followed by North America with a high growth rate.
Some of the key players operating in the global silica analyzers market are Mettler Toledo, Hach, Thermofisher Scientific, Horiba, ABB Ltd, Nikkiso Co. Ltd., Orbit Technologies, Waltron Bull & Roberts, LLC, Electro-Chemical Devices, and SWAN Analytical USA, Inc. among others.