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Remote Vibration Monitoring Keeps Power Plants Running at Full Capacity
By Deane Horn, Emerson
You can get the monitoring and analysis you need without requiring your equipment specialist to be...
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Tricky Business: Taking Down Old Coal Plants
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With the advance of natural gas, increasing regulatory challenges, and anti-coal politics, U.S. coal-fired power plants...
Assessing and Prioritizing Structural Repairs to Material-Handling Systems
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PRODUCT NEWSin Industries
Rotork introduces SMART-LOC pneumatic actuator assembly
Constructed in 316L stainless steel, SMART-LOC is suitable for the control and sequencing of process valve actuators in oil and gas applications.
DFI introduces SE967 COM Express module
SE967 Type 6 COM Express Compact module is powered by the AMD Embedded G-Series SoC platform.
Axiomtek announces GOT3187W-881-PCT touch panel computer
GOT3187W-881-PCT is an 18.5-inch WXGA fanless multi-touch panel computer powered by 4th generation Intel Core or Celeron processor.
eXtremeDB In-Memory Database System (IMDS) is now compatible with AdaCore’s GNAT Pro Ada development environment.
The software suite enables local and remote configuration and real-time HART device monitoring in remote oil and gas applications such as wellhead...
Catalog covers telemetry products that support long-distance wireless communications in large scale environments such as those found in oil and...
WHITE PAPERSin Industries
By Matt Signon, Maverick Technologies
As electric utilities consider replacing aging power plant control systems, there are many strategic...
By Bill Sholette and Ravi Jethra, Endress+Hauser
If you’re the person tasked with controlling the level of fly ash in collection hoppers, you...
By Clive Jones, et al, Global Heat Transfer
A properly maintained heat transfer system employing food-grade heat transfer fluids will contribute...
CASE STUDIESin Industries
FLOWCAL Enterprise Liquids software automates Lyondell Chemical 's measurement data collection by replacing their manual spreadsheets and manage...
Wagner-Meinert specializes in the design and construction of ammonia refrigeration systems, HVAC, as well as steam and compressed air systems.
Mas Ingenieros selected Status Enterprise as a facility management solution for a 5-star luxury hotel in Algeria.
The marcus evans 2nd Annual Combined Cycle Operations & Maintenance conference will showcase the latest innovative practices from the top individuals in the combined cycle O&M community. Case studies will include comprehensive coverage on topics such as preventative maintenance programs, cycling fatigue, and remote monitoring systems.
The Show brings together over 1,900 exhibitors and 40,000 visitors, representing the entire spectrum of the industry including: HVACR manufacturers, engineers, contractors, OEMs, facility managers, and other professionals. In addition, you'll find over 100 educational seminars, workshops and new product presentations.
The conference is a corporate development, strategy and investment-focused meeting that will bring together 750 senior executives from the oil and gas sectors for insightful thought leadership and high-end CEO-level networking.
This course will equip you with the knowledge needed for optimizing the performance of your plant's controls. You will learn the essentials of process dynamics, PID controllers, and tuning. You will also learn to identify poor control, fix the problems and optimize your control loops.