FEATURED ARTICLESin Chemical
Stop Explosion Propagation
By David Grandaw, IEP Technologies
Sometimes explosions remain confined to the process vessel in which they originate. However,...
Correctly Orient Probes in Sampling Systems
By Dean Slejko, Swagelok
Most analytical sampling systems use probes to extract samples from the middle of a process stream...
Learn from the West Fertilizer Plant Explosion
By Peter Wilmarth, SSOE Group
The chemical industry has many reasons for concern about its blemished safety record. The...
Pumps: Keep Out of Hot Water
By Amin Almasi
The boiler feedwater (BFW) pumping system is a vital part of steam generation units that play an essential...
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PRODUCT NEWSin Chemical
Aspen updates aspenONE for oil & gas
Enhancements in aspenONE Manufacturing and Supply Chain V8.7 software include pipeline scheduling and optimization of refinery operations.
IAI Releases ARGUS perimeter security system
ARGUS perimeter security system consists of networked wireless sensors that form a protective, invisible trip wire for enhanced situational...
Honeywell enhances RPMS refining/petrochemical planning software
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Training courses and workshops teach control systems designers, engineers and operators various aspects of process safety and how to meet worldwide...
On May 29, 2014, experts will discuss the challenges, problems and common mistakes involved in a process control system migration, and show how...
Catalog covers weighing solutions for the chemical, pharmaceutical and food industries with hazardous environments.
WHITE PAPERSin Chemical
By Chad Harper, Maverick Technologies
Process manufacturing plants are famous for their tendency to keep automation systems and associated...
By Guillermo Pacanins, ACM Facility Safety
Safety monitoring software and smart field devices can improve safety system performance and operation....
By Opto 22
Can off-the-shelf mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets be safely used in industrial automation applications? This timely...
CASE STUDIESin Chemical
By Cyrus Fisher, Eli Lilly and Company
At Eli Lilly, combustible dust became “hidden” within a dust collection...
Vortex and Coriolis flow measurement technologies enabled accurate and reliable measurements that reduced product loss in the MTBE plant by 150...
BP Chemicals is using FLIR Systems' Optical Gas Imaging (OGI) cameras for the visualisation and documentation of gas leaks. A...
The 2nd edition of India Automation Technology Fair (IATF) Co Organized by AIA(Automation Industry Association) and MMI India (Messe München International India Pvt Ltd will be held between 26-28 February 2015 at Mumbai. in parallel with “Technical Workshops and Innovation Exchange”
ABB Automation & Power World is your source for connections, information, new and emerging technologies and proven strategies from around the world. Automation & Power World saves you money, time and manpower. Ask your questions, deliver your feedback to the developers themselves, take advantage of hands-on training by experts.
The annual ManuCHEM Europe brings together 100+ industry leaders to discuss challenges & solutions in organisational implementation of end-to-end processes in production and operations management and impacts on effective process management.
The P&ID Engineering Drawing Interpretation Workshop provides a combination of classroom instruction and workshop exercises focused on critical documentation essential to the safe day-to-day operation of facilities. Document and drawing types covered include P&ID, PFD, Plot Plan, Electrical Area Classification, Piping Drawing, Isometric Drawing, Line List, Tie-In List and Shutdown Keys, and...