FEATURED ARTICLESin Oil & Gas
Remote Diagnostics Surveillance Improves Fiscal Assurance
Pipeline and Gas Journal
By Karl Stappert, Emerson
Technological advancements are driving a transformation in the way oil and gas companies...
Treat security like safety
By Gold and Baldi, Honewywell
Safety and security work hand in hand in the manufacturing automation arena. As cyber...
Integrated software drives improvement in asset management, productivity
By Eddie Amos, Meridium
With the proliferation of smart systems, connected assets and mobile devices, the need for an...
Automatic Override control Could Have Prevented the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Well Accident
Automatic override control would have detected the change in pipe position, and the position controller would have automatically actuated...
NEWSin Oil & Gas
- PPCL to fix control room alarms at Atlantic LNG plant
- HIMA to supply safety solution to Daqing Petrochemical
- ABB doubles size of oil & gas center in Bartlesville, Oklahoma
- Servomex to provide analyzers to Gasification Project in India
- Tupras to deploy AVEVA software in refineries in Turkey
- Will Siemens’ Acquisition of Dresser-Rand Change the Landscape?
- Autopro Automation Consultants Opens Saudi Arabia Office
- Enlink Midstream to install FLOWCAL Enterprise
- Emerging Regions to buy more Industrial Valves and Actuators
- Politics of Shale Gas Will Affect the Sensors Market
- Servi Group to open factory in Houston, Texas
- Moxa Joins Fieldbus Foundation
NOVEMBER FEATURED PRODUCTS
PRODUCT NEWSin Oil & Gas
Michell introduces OptiPEAK TDL600 Moisture Analyzer for Natural Gas
Using tuneable diode laser spectroscopy (TDLAS) technology, the analyzer offers accuracy with a lower detection limit of less than 1ppmV.
SignalFire announces RSDS Wireless Telemetry Remote Shutdown System
The long-range (3+ miles) wireless telemetry system can be configured with either a PLC monitoring system or a standalone system that can monitor...
Yokogawa Releases Complete Net Oil Solution Coriollis flowmeter
ROTAMASS Coriolis meter can measure net oil and real time gas void fraction measurement for use in upstream oil and gas.
MEDIAin Oil & Gas
RESOURCESin Oil & Gas
The brochure lists ABB measurement products that may be applied to the various components, such as well heads, separators, fracking fluids, pump...
Training courses and workshops teach control systems designers, engineers and operators various aspects of process safety and how to meet worldwide...
On May 29, 2014, experts will discuss the challenges, problems and common mistakes involved in a process control system migration, and show how...
WHITE PAPERSin Oil & Gas
By Guillermo Pacanins, ACM Facility Safety
Safety monitoring software and smart field devices can improve safety system performance and operation....
By Joachim Sahlqvist, IFS
ISO 14224 constitutes a “reliability language” that can be used to improve communication in oil & gas rig or...
By Opto 22
Can off-the-shelf mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets be safely used in industrial automation applications? This timely...
CASE STUDIESin Oil & Gas
By Mirco Calosi, et al
In this case study, the implementation team discusses how Eni’s Livorno refinery in Italy was...
Originally, Teekay had to send samples of gas from the Voyageur Spirit FPSO in the UK to their laboratory, but due to air...
Endress+Hauser was the Main Instrument Vendor for a $3.8 billion expansion and modernization project at Refineria de Cartagena in Columbia.
EVENTSin Oil & Gas
Remote Monitoring & Control 2014 will cover the latest advancements for monitoring and managing distributed equipment and facilities via recent developments in SCADA, remote networks (wireless & wired), security (cyber & physical), automation, onsite and back-up power, M2M and all other manner of technology that allows for the management of remote assets.
The annual Process Solutions User Group (PSUG) meeting, hosted by Rockwell Automation just prior to the Automation Fair event, is an opportunity for attendees to exchange ideas with peers, learn best practices and discover solutions to improve their processes and create new revenue.
Rockwell Automation welcomes industrial professionals, media, analysts, and technology and service providers to its Automation Fair® event. Through exhibits, labs, technical sessions and forums, attendees will learn how to leverage the connected enterprise to optimize production, improve machine performance, and manufacture products in a safer, more sustainable manner.
TRAININGin Oil & Gas
The P&ID Engineering Drawing Interpretation Workshop provides a combination of classroom instruction and workshop exercises focused on critical documentation essential to the safe day-to-day operation of facilities (e.g., P&ID, PFD, Plot Plan, Electrical Area Classification, Piping Drawing, Isometric Drawing, Line List, Tie-In List and Shutdown Keys). Price: $1,495 CDN
This FREE one-day training class prepares the student to apply PROFINET in his own project. Lunch is included. Technical details of the technology are provided along with practical demonstrations. The class is designed for End Users, OEMs, System Integrators and Manufacturers of automation devices. Each student will receive a certificate for 5.5 Professional Development Hours (PDH).
The Endress+Hauser Coriolis flow course provides maintenance and engineering personnel a basic understanding of the Coriolis principle for any manufacturer's equipment. It also provides in-depth training on density and concentration measurements.