FEATURED ARTICLESin Oil & Gas
Enabling the refinery of the future—Safety first
By Dan Mulholland, Trinity Integrated Systems
Within this “new” economy, automation systems must be capable of...
Protecting network assets for improved cyber security
By Graham Speake
Asset management is a major concern for workers in the oil and gas industry as the possibility of cyber...
Helping oil drilling rigs run cool and smooth
By Dennis Pauls, Daptech, and Ivan Masek, Novotechnik U.S
This article describes an overview of drilling processes and details the...
How to automate oil platforms - part 1
By Bela Liptak
This first article focuses on the crude oil separation process, which removes the sand, and splits the crude oil into its...
NEWSin Oil & Gas
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PRODUCT NEWSin Oil & Gas
Daisy Data Displays releases explosion-proof Series 4520Cx Workstation
Series 4520Cx ruggedized blow-out preventer (BOP) control computer for oil exploration applications is IECEx Zone 2 and UL Division 2 certified and...
Impress introduces SS subsea pressure and level transmitters
The sensors are suitable for a variety of subsea pressure and level measurement applications, in depths up to 3,000 metres and external pressures...
ABB announces TeleOS point-to-multipoint (PP) radios
TeleOS unlicensed PP radios provide power-efficient SCADA with I/O for off-grid well pads
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
Emerson provided automation and engineering services for a Qatargas project that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 1.6 million tonnes...
Elipse Software controls cooling and power distribution systems at Petrobras’s Cenpes, one of the largest oil research centers in the world.
Twelve Barco F12 WUXGA projectors provide operators with a lifelike, high-resolution environment in which to practice intricate drilling set-ups.
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..
Endorsed by the ISA - The Field Automation Summit 2015 is the only operator-led meeting-point for automation, controls, SCADA and engineering leaders to target a cost-effective shale production automation strategy in light of low oil prices.