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RESOURCES

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  • Mouser offers free MultiSIM BLUE CAD software 
    Mouser offers free MultiSIM BLUE CAD software

    The all-in-one circuit simulation tool, complete with integrated PCB layout and Bill of Materials (BOM) allows a user to scheme, simulate, PCB... MORE

  • Gilman Precision offers Spindle Tips 
    Gilman Precision offers Spindle Tips

    While daily use of any spindle will be hard on the component, there are some basic practices to consider while using the machine to help with... MORE

  • Book Shows How To Combat Threats To Energy Security 
    Book Shows How To Combat Threats To Energy Security

    Written by Dr Steven Fawkes, ‘Energy Efficiency: The Definitive Guide to the Cheapest, Cleanest, Fastest Source of Energy’ provides managers,... MORE

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Reducing Ownership Costs for Material Handling Equipment 
    Reducing Ownership Costs for Material Handling Equipment

    By Jeffrey Cohen
    Although the price to acquire equipment is important for buyers to consider, there are other long-term costs outside of the... MORE

  • Using smart field devices to improve safety system performance 
    Using smart field devices to improve safety system...

    By Guillermo Pacanins, ACM Facility Safety
    Safety monitoring software and smart field devices can improve safety system performance and operation.... MORE

  • Processor Power and Energy Efficiency 
    Processor Power and Energy Efficiency

    By Jason Horine, AutomationDirect
    More components in microprocessors eliminates the need for additional external automation components, such as... MORE

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Endress+Hauser Supplies Flow and Level Instruments to Refinery in Colombia 
    Endress+Hauser Supplies Flow and Level Instruments to...

    Endress+Hauser was the Main Instrument Vendor for a $3.8 billion expansion and modernization project at Refineria de Cartagena in Columbia. MORE

  • Finding Refreshment in Control System Retrofit 
    Finding Refreshment in Control System Retrofit

    IEN
    Metal-forming machines rarely enter a fourth decade of service. But when Royal Vendors of Kearneysville, WV, a manufacturer and remanufacturer... MORE

  • Rapid migration to new safeguarding system 
    Rapid migration to new safeguarding system

    Control Engineering Europe
    When the automatic shutdown control system at the Den Helder low calorific gas processing terminal needed to be... MORE

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    EVENTS

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    October 21, 2014 - October 22, 2014
    Atlanta , GA, United States


    As the longest running meeting in the marcus evans Energy Series, the 14th Annual Outage Response & Restoration Management Conference will provide vital information and strategies for utilities to enhance their mutual assistance coordination, emergency management, distribution technology and reliability metrics.

    October 28, 2014 - October 30, 2014
    London , United Kingdom


    The European Autumn Gas Conference will attract business leaders operating within Europe’s gas marketplace, who are looking to adapt and overcome the commercial, geopolitical and macro-environmental challenges of working in the region. These include government officials, regulators, upstream and midstream companies, utilities, traders and originators, investors and large industrial energy users.

    November 2, 2014 - November 5, 2014
    Chicago , IL, USA


    Only PACK EXPO focuses on processing and packaging solutions while at the same time introducing you to technologies and ideas from all different industries. It’s the one place you can discover innovations you didn’t know existed and truly see what is possible.

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    TRAINING

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    August 7, 2014 - February 25, 2015
    Lawrence , KS, USA


    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.

    October 19, 2014 - October 23, 2014
    Dammam , Saudi Arabia


    This training course will provide an update regarding the latest international standards, and knowledge of basic design and operating principles; plus much more.

    October 20, 2014 - October 21, 2014
    Calgary , AB, Canada


    This 2-day course is designed to deliver expert instruction on how to successfully plan and execute Safety Integrity Level (SIL) Determination studies efficiently, effectively and in accordance with the IEC 61511 standard. This includes understanding the principles behind three of the most commonly used SIL Determination methods (Layer of Protection Analysis, Calibrated Risk Graph and Safety...