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OCTOBER FEATURED PRODUCTS

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MEDIA

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Drives 101: Basic features of AC Drives

In this Automation.com interview with drives industry expert Rick Kirkpatrick, you'll learn about the production and business advantages of using AC drives to control motor speeds. To...

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RESOURCES

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  • ACM Facility Safety Announces Summer Process Safety Courses

    Training courses and workshops teach control systems designers, engineers and operators various aspects of process safety and how to meet worldwide... MORE

  • ISA and MAVERICK Present Control System Migration Webinar

    On May 29, 2014, experts will discuss the challenges, problems and common mistakes involved in a process control system migration, and show how... MORE

  • Mettler Toledo publishes Hazardous Area Catalog  
    Mettler Toledo publishes Hazardous Area Catalog

    Catalog covers weighing solutions for the chemical, pharmaceutical and food industries with hazardous environments. MORE

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • 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

  • Mobile Devices White Paper 
    Mobile Devices White Paper

    By Opto 22
    Can off-the-shelf mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets be safely used in industrial automation applications? This timely... MORE

  • Protecting our Water – Keep Chemicals in the Tank 
    Protecting our Water – Keep Chemicals in the Tank

    By Bill Sholette and Ricardo Chavez, Endress+Hauser
    Leaking or overfilled tanks can cause environmental problems, contaminate drinking water and... MORE

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Dust: Hidden Hazard Lurks 
    Dust: Hidden Hazard Lurks

    Chemical Processing
    By Cyrus Fisher, Eli Lilly and Company
    At Eli Lilly, combustible dust became “hidden” within a dust collection... MORE

  • Emerson flow meters increase plant efficiency for CAROM in Romania 
    Emerson flow meters increase plant efficiency for CAROM...

    Vortex and Coriolis flow measurement technologies enabled accurate and reliable measurements that reduced product loss in the MTBE plant by 150... MORE

  • Chemicals giant improves gas leak safety imaging technology 
    Chemicals giant improves gas leak safety imaging technology

    Chemical Engineer
    BP Chemicals is using FLIR Systems' Optical Gas Imaging (OGI) cameras for the visualisation and documentation of gas leaks. A... MORE

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    EVENTS

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    November 17, 2014 - November 18, 2014
    Anaheim , CA, United States of America


    The annual Process Solutions User Group (PSUG) meeting, hosted by Rockwell Automation just prior to the Automation Fair event, is an opportunity for attendees to exchange ideas with peers, learn best practices and discover solutions to improve their processes and create new revenue.

    November 19, 2014 - November 20, 2014
    Anaheim , CA, United States of America


    Rockwell Automation welcomes industrial professionals, media, analysts, and technology and service providers to its Automation Fair® event. Through exhibits, labs, technical sessions and forums, attendees will learn how to leverage the connected enterprise to optimize production, improve machine performance, and manufacture products in a safer, more sustainable manner.

    December 10, 2014 - December 12, 2014
    Mumbai, Maharashtra , India


    ICS is India’s largest event and annual meeting place for composites, advanced materials, polyurethane and technical textile industry stakeholders from domestic & international markets.

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    TRAINING

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    October 27, 2014 - October 31, 2014
    Calgary , AB, Canada


    The TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Engineering Certification Workshop trains experienced safety engineers who wish to obtain a TÜV Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) certificate verifying their expertise. The workshop has been reviewed and accepted by TÜV Rheinland, and passing a final exam at the end of the five-day course will earn the certificate. Price: $4,300 CDN.

    October 28, 2014 - October 31, 2014
    Greenwood , IN


    The Endress+Hauser Certified PROFIBUS PA Engineer Training is a worldwide recognized training program. It is standardized by PROFIBUS International to create a quality platform for PROFIBUS qualified persons who are acknowledged by an official exam.

    November 3, 2014 - November 4, 2014
    Calgary , AB, Canada


    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 (e.g., P&ID, PFD, Plot Plan, Electrical Area Classification, Piping Drawing, Isometric Drawing, Line List, Tie-In List and Shutdown Keys). Price: $1,495 CDN