FEATURED ARTICLESin Oil & Gas
The advantages of buriable flowmeters
South African Instrumentation and Control
Explains the benefits of buriable electronic meters and how advances in technology are opening...
Oil Industry Issues & Automation Innovations
By Bill Lydon, Editor
A major theme of the recent Siemens Oil & Gas Innovations Summit was the need to apply automation to lower operations and...
Internet of Things and the oilfield
By Frank Braswell
We are living in an increasingly connected world and this connectivity poses the question: “How will it...
A digital transformation in oil and gas networking
Industrial Ethernet Book
By Robert Moriarty, et al, Cisco Systems
Complex market dynamics within the oil and gas industry are creating an urgent...
NEWSin Oil & Gas
- Oil & Gas and Power Sector to Drive the SCADA Market
- Emerson to supply BP with automation equipment and services
- Gas Detection Equipment Market Led by Wireless Detectors
- Honeywell to supply flowmeters to gas pipeline in China
- ABB to provide power and automation for oilfields off UAE coast
- Flow-Cal to supply SemGas with gas measurement software
- US Offshore O&G needs cybersecurity solutions
- GE software to connect 4,000 global oil wells for BP
- Honeywell Profit Blend Optimizer improves performance at Russian refinery
- Honeywell to supply automation and security to LNG terminal
- Maintaining oil and gas industry productivity and profitability
- ABB opens Analytical Systems Integration facility in Houston
PRODUCT NEWSin Oil & Gas
Marsh Bellofram announces Type T99 gas pressure reducing regulator
Type T99 gas pressure regulators help maintain consistent inlet pressures to downstream equipment.
AUMA adds FQM fail safe valve actuator
Actuators with FQM fail safe unit open and close a valve in the event of emergencies without power supply.
Flowserve increases pressure range of Durco Pumps
Pumps are now available in ratings up to 362 psi (25 bar).
MEDIAin Oil & Gas
RESOURCESin Oil & Gas
The Performance-based Fire and Gas Systems Engineering Handbook is a guide to designing and implementing performance-based Fire and Gas Systems...
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 Oil & Gas
By Steve Sponseller, Kepware
Big Data applications change the focus from reaction and response to anticipation and prevention. By incorporating...
As many as half of the skilled workers in energy, chemical and oil & gas industries are quickly heading towards retirement — but not nearly...
By Chad Harper, Maverick Technologies
Process manufacturing plants are famous for their tendency to keep automation systems and associated...
CASE STUDIESin Oil & Gas
Until recently, the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) – or drones – was mainly associated with the military. These days,...
By Bob Karschnia, Emerson
Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies, applied for monitoring valves in a refinery,...
FMC Technologies uses Westermo Ethernet switches to connect equipment as deep as 3000 metres down.
EVENTSin Oil & Gas
The Ecuador Oil & Power is the best global gathering for senior level executives in the oil & gas sectors where you will meet executives to discuss investment, partnership and business growth strategies for refining projects across the continent.
The Emerson Global Users Exchange is more than an industry-leading technical conference…it is a community of manufacturing leaders committed to extracting the most from their automation investment…and sharing their learning with each other.
The Gastech Conference & Exhibition is the world’s largest and most important Natural Gas and LNG Conference and Exhibition focusing on the commercial and technical aspects of the industry. Every major international oil and gas company is present, plus national oil companies, global utility companies, engineering contractors, ship builders, manufacturers, distributors and service providers..
TRAININGin Oil & Gas
This course will start by providing maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of pH and Conductivity analytical technologies. This basic portion will focus on concepts applicable to virtually any manufacturer's equipment. Following this introduction, we will proceed with in-depth training on pH and conductivity. The class will be a combination of classroom and hands-on...
This is a basic fundamental course (4 hours) for Guided Wave and Free Space Radar Level for maintenance technicians. We will dedicate a half day to Radar technology to give you a basic understanding of this level measurement technology. The class will be primarily classroom presentation, product demonstration, group discussion, and a small amount of hands-on training with working table top...
This introductory course to flow will start by providing maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of numerous flow technologies. The basic portion will focus on the physics of flow and concepts applicable to virtually any manufacturer's equipment. Following this introduction, we will proceed with in-depth training on magnetic and Coriolis flow meters. The class will be a...