FEATURED ARTICLESin Manufacturing Operations Management
Metal vs. plastic: specification of large outdoor enclosures
Due to its inherent strength, steel has traditionally been the material of choice despite several shortcomings; but can... MORE
Plant Networks Are Getting Smart About Security & Safety
By Rob Spiegel
Just as there are multiple vulnerabilities along the plant network, we're seeing multiple protection strategies. An... MORE
NEWSin Manufacturing Operations Management
- The UK needs better Security for Critical National Infrastructure
- GE Measurement & Control buys part of Meridium
- Lenze adds OPC to its motion control software
- Ocean Data Systems to develop TUS solution for Yokogawa
- Robot Can Detect Gas Pipe Leaks
- What Are You Doing About Cybersecurity?
- Yole says slow military spending killed IR sensor sales
- ABB records orders of $10.6 billion in Q2
- IOActive adds two Industrial Security experts
- OSI to supply EMS to Kansas City Power & Light
- Machine Safety: We haven’t finished assessing cloud computing; here comes the fog
- Mfg Industry getting Malware-Laden Scanners
JULY FEATURED PRODUCTS
PRODUCT NEWSin Manufacturing Operations Management
Progea announces Automation Platform.NExT HMI/SCADA software
Automation Platform.NExT HMI/SCADA software integrates equipment and systems across the plant floor and multiple locations without the need for... MORE
MEDIAin Manufacturing Operations Management
RESOURCESin Manufacturing Operations Management
A user enters the enclosure volume, the start and end temperatures, the process time and the operating pressure differential, and the calculator... MORE
The book has been published for more than 50 years and covers the selection and application of overcurrent protective devices, including code,... MORE
WHITE PAPERSin Manufacturing Operations Management
By John Maher and Rick Denison, Synchrono
This paper looks at the competitive edge that manufacturers gain by being not only devoted to driving... MORE
CASE STUDIESin Manufacturing Operations Management
Mazak's turning and milling machine plant uses MERLIN's Manufacturing Execution System (MES) and Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communications platform... MORE
EVENTSin Manufacturing Operations Management
This course is intended to provide an understanding of the types of computer-based devices, systems and networks used in modern industrial plants as well as the ways in which these elements can be compromised via cyber attacks. Attendees will also learn to build risk management techniques to improve their plant’s cybersecurity.
This online on-demand course covers the objectives, benefits and basic/advanced features of a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS). The course discusses CMMS modules and state of the art technologies that are used with a CMMS. It explains how to develop system specifications based on your individual needs and how to justify, evaluate and implement a CMMS. It also illustrates how to...
The marcus evans 6th NERC Compliance Conference will address major issues such as CIP standards demonstrating the difficulties of legislating reliability and security, culture of compliance, audit preparation, transparency between regional entities, and federal legislative and regulatory concerns.
TRAININGin Manufacturing Operations Management
The TÜV Rheinland Process Hazards & Risk Analysis Workshop trains experienced safety engineers who wish to obtain a Functional Safety PH&RA (TÜV Rheinland) certificate verifying their expertise. The workshop has been reviewed and accepted by TÜV Rheinland, and passing a final exam at the end of the four-day course will earn the certificate. Price: $3,100 CDN
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.
The Endress+Hauser Radar Level School is an introductory course for maintenance and engineering personnel. The class will be a combination of classroom and hands-on training with on-line instrumentation and controls.