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Getting the Most From Bulk Chemical Plants
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Successful chemical manufacturers are now implementing advanced integrated software solutions to help them maintain...
Chemical Makers Embrace Virtualization
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Robots are not new to plastics processing, but they’re certainly garnering more attention. A close look...
Collaborative Robots Transform Industry
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I am convinced that collaborative robots are the highest impact automation development to improve manufacturing since the...
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PRODUCT NEWSin Chemical
Fluenta introduces 160x flare gas meter
The 160x meter is designed to provide accurate measurement as well as manage and reduce emissions for the Oil and Gas industry
Siemens releases Comos version 10.2
The update enables the exchange of data between Comos and the simulation platform Simi and improvements in the Comos platform were designed for...
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With stainless steel construction and a hermetically-sealed sensor body, these LVDT position sensors provide contact-less position measurement for...
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WHITE PAPERSin Chemical
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Process manufacturing plants are famous for their tendency to keep automation systems and associated...
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Safety monitoring software and smart field devices can improve safety system performance and operation....
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CASE STUDIESin Chemical
To safeguard the plant’s depolymerization reactor, Dyneon selected a HIMatrix safety controller from HIMA as the emergency shutdown (ESD) system.
Clariant was experiencing issues with its previous DC motor and drive system on an important extrusion machine at its Izmit facility
The plant has 1400 piping lines, 1700 manual valves, 300 motors and 1350 field instruments.