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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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  • 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.

  • 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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  • 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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  • 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...

  • Plant engineering software helps improve interoperability in power system engineering 
    Plant engineering software helps improve interoperability in power system engineering

    Control Engineering Europe
    Cosmos Plant engineering software from Siemens is helping ENERGOPROJEKT Katowice SA (EPK), a power system engineering...

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    EVENTS

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    March 29, 2015 - April 1, 2015
    Abu Dhabi , United Arab Emirates


    Join the Middle East’s IT security experts and address issues around how to avoid cyber espionage and data theft, ensuring real-time response, and aligning the IT security framework with global frameworks.

    April 13, 2015 - April 17, 2015
    Hannover , Germany


    HANNOVER MESSE 2015 covers all the core themes of the industrial value-adding chain at a single location – from individual components to the complete smart factory.

    April 15, 2015 - April 16, 2015
    Chicago , IL, USA


    Internet of Things North America is an innovative event covering advanced connectivity and cloud based monitoring/control of devices, facilities, automobiles and enterprise operations. After a successful 2014 event in Milwaukee, the 2015 will be held in Chicago on April 15-16.

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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 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...