FEATURED ARTICLESin Oil & Gas
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...
Instrumentation And Automation For Terminals
By Sunil P Agarwal and Mohan R Joshi, Tata Consulting Engineers
Terminal Automation system (TAS) is a process in which a Supervisory Software...
How Ultrasonic Flowmeters Measure Natural Gas More Efficiently
For natural gas processes with dry, wet, or corrosive and abrasive gases, or requiring bi-directional measurement with minimal or no...
NEWSin Oil & Gas
- 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
- Emerson Acquires Energy Solutions International
- Lower oil price is changing the outlook for distributed control systems
- Flowserve to supply pumps to Peruvian Refinery
PRODUCT NEWSin Oil & Gas
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).
Yokogawa introduces Platform for Advanced Control and Estimation
Platform for Advanced Control and Estimation is a software suite that speeds up and simplifies the process of designing, deploying, and maintaining...
MEDIAin Oil & Gas
RESOURCESin Oil & Gas
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...
The brochure lists ABB measurement products that may be applied to the various components, such as well heads, separators, fracking fluids, pump...
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 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..
The European Autumn Gas Conference (EAGC) 2015 will attract business leaders operating within Europe’s gas supply chain who are looking to adapt and overcome the commercial, geopolitical and macro-environmental challenges of working in the region.
TRAININGin Oil & Gas
This introductory course will by provide maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of numerous pressure, temperature and calibration technologies. This basic portion will focus on concepts applicable to virtually any manufacturer's equipment, as well as the skills needed to set up and maintain such equipment. Introductions and lectures on the technologies will be followed...
This hands-on introductory course to instrumentation will start by providing maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of wiring, signals, instrumentation technologies, applications and installations. Fundamental operation of the common instruments found in today's process industries will be examined from a view applicable to virtually any manufacturer's equipment....
This Time of Flight (ToF) course for level will start by providing maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of numerous ToF 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 ToF technologies that include a variety of radar types as well as...