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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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  • ISA publishes book on Fire and Gas Systems 
    ISA publishes book on Fire and Gas Systems

    The Performance-based Fire and Gas Systems Engineering Handbook is a guide to designing and implementing performance-based Fire and Gas Systems...

  • Emerson releases RTU and HART configuration suite 
    Emerson releases RTU and HART configuration suite

    The software suite enables local and remote configuration and real-time HART device monitoring in remote oil and gas applications such as wellhead...

  • SignalFire publishes Wireless Telemetry Catalog 
    SignalFire publishes Wireless Telemetry Catalog

    Catalog covers telemetry products that support long-distance wireless communications in large scale environments such as those found in oil and...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Enabling Big Data Benefits in Upstream Systems 
    Enabling Big Data Benefits in Upstream Systems

    By Steve Sponseller, Kepware
    Big Data applications change the focus from reaction and response to anticipation and prevention. By incorporating...

  • 6 ways for energy, chemical and oil and gas companies to avert the workforce crisis 
    6 ways for energy, chemical and oil and gas companies to avert the workforce crisis

    As many as half of the skilled workers in energy, chemical and oil & gas industries are quickly heading towards retirement — but not nearly...

  • Integrating Multigenerational Automation Systems 
    Integrating Multigenerational Automation Systems

    By Chad Harper, Maverick Technologies
    Process manufacturing plants are famous for their tendency to keep automation systems and associated...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • BP - Using drones to monitor safety 
    BP - Using drones to monitor safety

    HazardEx
    Until recently, the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) – or drones – was mainly associated with the military. These days,...

  • Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) benefits, examples 
    Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) benefits, examples

    Control Engineering
    By Bob Karschnia, Emerson
    Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies, applied for monitoring valves in a refinery,...

  • Westermo switches work 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea 
    Westermo switches work 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

    FMC Technologies uses Westermo Ethernet switches to connect equipment as deep as 3000 metres down.

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    EVENTS

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    September 16, 2015 - September 18, 2015
    QUITO , AK, ECUADOR


    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.

    October 12, 2015 - October 16, 2015
    Denver , CO, USA


    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.

    October 27, 2015 - October 30, 2015
    Singapore , SK, Singapore


    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..

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    TRAINING

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    August 31, 2015 - September 1, 2015
    Lakeland , FL, USA


    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...

    August 31, 2015 - September 4, 2015
    Mobile , AL, USA


    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...

    September 2, 2015 - September 3, 2015
    Lakeland , FL, USA


    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...