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MEDIA

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What is industrial automation? At Opto 22 we make automation simple! As this short animation illustrates, industrial automation is a way to add intelligence to a process. Whether it’s a process for manufacturing solar panels,...
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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  • AEP Ohio Offers Motor Rewinds

    Emotor Rewind Pilot Program promotes energy efficient rewinds for small to large companies in the industrial/manufacturing sector.

  • NK Technologies publishes product catalog 
    NK Technologies publishes product catalog

    Comprehensive catalog completely covers current measurement

  • Global Training Offers Online Cybersecurity Courses

    Fully interactive, role-based NERC CIP V5 Online Training Courses cover cyber security and access controls in the power industry.

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • 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...

  • What You Need to Know Before Replacing Your Control System 
    What You Need to Know Before Replacing Your Control System

    By Matt Signon, Maverick Technologies
    As electric utilities consider replacing aging power plant control systems, there are many strategic...

  • Point Level Capacitance Switch for Fly Ash Hopper Measurement 
    Point Level Capacitance Switch for Fly Ash Hopper Measurement

    By Bill Sholette and Ravi Jethra, Endress+Hauser
    If you’re the person tasked with controlling the level of fly ash in collection hoppers, you...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Emerson automates supercritical power-generating unit in India

    Located in Krishnapatnam, the Sri Damodaram Sanjeevaiah Thermal Power Station is a $2 billion investment by APGENCO that will provide new,...

  • FuelCell Energy uses  VFDs and PACs to improve grid connection 
    FuelCell Energy uses VFDs and PACs to improve grid connection

    Rockwell Automation PowerFlex 700L drives and CompactLogix PACS convert DC power to AC power within the fuel cell and connect it to the grid.

  • Wind farm turning big data into smart data 
    Wind farm turning big data into smart data

    What’s New in Process Technology
    A SCADA system and more than 800 sensors strategically positioned on the wind turbines at Australia’s newest...

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    EVENTS

    in Power & Energy
    June 3, 2015 - June 5, 2015
    Chicago , IL, USA


    The Modern Solutions Power Systems Conference (MSPSC) is a three-day event that focuses on discovering interdisciplinary solutions to the important issues affecting utility and industrial power systems including cybersecurity, safety and maintenance.

    June 7, 2015 - June 11, 2015
    Kansas City , MO, USA


    This event will provide power generation industry leaders with information on the latest innovations in controls, instrumentation, cyber security, SmartGrid, regulatory issues and variable energy technologies, which impact the power generation delivery systems.

    June 21, 2015 - June 26, 2015
    San Antonio , TX, USA


    The agenda for this event is largely developed by customers, for customers with opportunities for knowledge sharing and networking. Join us as we discuss trends and new technologies impacting the automation industry.

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    TRAINING

    in Power & Energy
    January 5, 2015 - December 31, 2015
    Mississauga , ON, Canada


    Global Training Solutions Inc. of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada is now offering the North American Power Industry, fully interactive, role-based NERC CIP V5 Online Training Courses. CIP V5 Courses Include: Base Training – Cyber Security; Information Handling; Electronic Access Controls; Physical Access Controls (Includes Visitor Management); Cyber Security Incidents, Response and Recovery. ...

    April 27, 2015 - April 29, 2015
    Memphis , TN, USA


    The Endress+Hauser pH & Conductivity measurement school will provide maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of pH and Conductivity analytical technologies.

    April 28, 2015 - April 29, 2015


    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. Document and drawing types covered include P&ID, PFD, Plot Plan, Electrical Area Classification, Piping Drawing, Isometric Drawing, Line List, Tie-In List and Shutdown Keys, and...