DeviceLogix Technology for Industrial Applications
There is an emerging need for highly flexible and adaptable 'smart' devices in control system architectures — devices that can execute simple...
Power Quality Issues, Impacts, and Mitigation for Industrial Customers
Power quality is related to fluctuations in the electrical supply in the form of momentary interruptions, voltage sags or swells, transients,...
When to Use a Soft Starter or an AC Variable Frequency Drive
A common question when deciding between a soft starter or a drive is, which one to select? The purpose of this publication is to show similarities...
Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - April 27, 2016
Submit a funny caption for this comic. If your caption is selected as the winner, we will send you an Automation.com-engraved Cross Calais Pen ($20...
Otto Mation Comic - April 20, 2016
Otto and Mr. Barnes disagree on the budget for their upcoming major automation project.
Otto Mation Comic - April 13, 2016
Otto faces a new challenge when the company's collaborative robot has a few ideas of his own. This comic idea was submitted by Eric N. in Colorado.
Human Machine Interface Design for Process Control Applications - $70.00
By Jean-Yves Fiset
Ideal for users and designers of industrial control and monitoring systems, this book provides an easy-to-use, yet effective,...
How to File Your Own U.S. Patent Application - $35.00
By Hans Baumann
The booklet includes all of the forms required and concludes with hints about approaching potential buyers or licensees of your...
How to Become an Instrument Engineer: The Making of a Prima - $15.00
By Gregory K. McMillan and Stanley Weiner
A timeless collection of humorous essays, enjoyed by instrument engineers around the world – making...
Photowatt uses Keyence LK-G sensor to detect wafer thickness
Photowatt uses Keyence’s LK-G displacement sensor for high-precision detection of wafer thicknesses. A wafer is a thin slice of semiconductor...
Areva implements Aucotec's EB software for safety instrumentation and control
The software platform Engineering Base (EB) replaces miscellaneous previously used maintenance inflexible tools. Thus EB contributes to the...
Emerson Industrial delivers energy-saving automation solution to Tech Folien
Tech Folien turned to Emerson official partner RJW, who designed and installed a solution which delivered energy savings of over 75%.
CIMdata announces PLM leadership e-learning course
Thee "PLM Basics" e-learning course, has been created to provide a way for the broader PLM community to experience CIMdata's PLM education...
AVENTICS releases Machine Safety for Pneumatics manual
The forty-eight page guide covers topics such as: international directives and standards, hazards vs. risks, risk assessment, estimating...
BIG-EU releases BACnet Reference Catalog 2016
In the catalog, the BIG-EU presents 199 projects whose building automation solutions have been realized on the basis of the open BACnet standard.
PID Loop Tuning & APC Strategy
In this hands-on course, you'll learn the basic terminology and building blocks of process control, as well as advanced process control techniques,...
Cybersecurity for Automation, Control and SCADA Systems
Students who successfully complete this live, online 6 week program will be eligible to sit the exam with the ISA and receive the highly regarded...
Pump Guy Seminar
The Pump Guy Seminar is presented by world-renowned pump expert Larry Bachus (a.k.a. "Pump Guy"). The training is designed to provide process plant...