Plant & Asset Management 

SEPTEMBER FEATURED PRODUCTS

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RESOURCES

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  • Bosch Rexroth updates Factory Automation Resource Kit 
    Bosch Rexroth updates Factory Automation Resource Kit

    Additions include a Safety handbook excerpt, recent case studies, technical papers on topics such as vibration damping, and links to videos and... MORE

  • Gilman Precision offers Spindle Tips 
    Gilman Precision offers Spindle Tips

    While daily use of any spindle will be hard on the component, there are some basic practices to consider while using the machine to help with... MORE

  • Fluke publishes application note on temperature sensor calibration 
    Fluke publishes application note on temperature sensor...

    Free downloadable application note provides step-by-step information on automating calibrations with the Fluke Calibration 1586A Super-DAQ. MORE

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Comparing Harmonics Mitigation Techniques 
    Comparing Harmonics Mitigation Techniques

    By Jonas Persson, Comsys
    Harmonics is a major concern in many applications today. The increased use of variable frequency drives introduce more... MORE

  • Enterprise IoT Security Challenges Facing Industrial Automation 
    Enterprise IoT Security Challenges Facing Industrial...

    By Cormac Garvey, HAL Software
    Enterprise Automation & IT has been run for decades by professional IT and Automation managers that understand... MORE

  • Built to Last: Maintaining Reliability and Uptime of Critical Connected Systems in Industrial Settings 
    Built to Last: Maintaining Reliability and Uptime of...

    By Tim Senkbeil, Lumberg Automation
    Businesses in industrial settings require cabling components that are built to last, and can be depended upon.... MORE

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Dust: Hidden Hazard Lurks 
    Dust: Hidden Hazard Lurks

    Chemical Processing
    By Cyrus Fisher, Eli Lilly and Company
    At Eli Lilly, combustible dust became “hidden” within a dust collection... MORE

  • How Omron Uses Big Data 
    How Omron Uses Big Data

    Automation World
    To track its manufacturing processes in real time, Omron Corp. uses Microsoft SQL Server and Excel with its Sysmac SQL Direct... MORE

  • Nucor Steel Adopts Use of VFDs 
    Nucor Steel Adopts Use of VFDs

    Automation World
    Nucor Steel replaced two-speed motors with variable frequency drives to reduce energy and water use as well as maintenance costs.... MORE

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    EVENTS

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    June 2, 2014 - June 30, 2015


    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...

    September 8, 2014 - September 13, 2014
    Chicago , IL, USA


    From robotics and automation services, to micro sensors and nanotechnology, Industrial Automation North America showcases the most important products in the industry and is the North American hub for innovation and networking in industrial automation.

    September 9, 2014 - September 11, 2014
    Houston , TX, USA


    The event will consist of a conference program that includes user presentations, Yokogawa platform technology updates, industry and technology keynotes, workshops and panel sessions all designed to help users fully utilize automation technologies.

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    TRAINING

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    September 10, 2014 - September 12, 2014
    Calgary , AB, Canada


    This 3-day PHA / HAZOP course is designed to deliver expert instruction on how to successfully plan and execute Process Hazards Analysis (PHA) studies efficiently and effectively. This includes understanding the principles behind each of the major PHA methods (HAZOP, What-if?, Checklist, FMEA), learning how to deal with challenging personalities within the PHA team, and how to avoid common...

    September 16, 2014 - September 17, 2014
    Chalfont , PA


    The Endress+Hauser introductory course to instrumentation will provide maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of wiring, signals, instrumentation technologies, applications and installations.

    September 18, 2014
    Calgary , AB, Canada


    This 1-day course is designed to deliver expert instruction on the technical content of a control systems hazards and operability study (CHAZOP) session and why they are performed. This includes understanding the principles behind each of the major methods (CHAZOP, What-if? and FMEA) and the fundamentals on CHAZOP methodology, noding, team composition and preparation for a CHAZOP session. The...