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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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  • 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...

  • ABB publishes product brochure for oil and gas well operations 
    ABB publishes product brochure for oil and gas well operations

    The brochure lists ABB measurement products that may be applied to the various components, such as well heads, separators, fracking fluids, pump...

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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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    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..

    November 24, 2015 - November 26, 2015
    Geneva , CA, Switzerland


    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.

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    TRAINING

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    August 3, 2015 - August 6, 2015
    Mobile , AL, USA


    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...

    August 4, 2015 - August 5, 2015
    Greenwood , IN, USA


    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....

    August 6, 2015
    Greenwood , IN, USA


    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...