FEATURED ARTICLESin Plant & Asset Management
Reinventing manufacturing with the latest technologies
By Bill Lydon, Editor
There is a great opportunity to leverage the latest technologies and compete in the global manufacturing landscape. The...
RTU And Process Security From The Ground Up
Pipeline & Gas Journal
By Kevin L. Finnan
ISA/IEC 62443 classifies RTU installations at the local level as control zones. It is conceivable that...
Tackling Valve Misalignment Problems
Pipeline & Gas Journal
By Eric Lauber, Matrix Technologies,
Valve misalignments are a real issue in the petrochemical industry where...
Factoring in factories
By Tom Eddershaw
Automating factories is a big business globally, but in order to maximise its effectiveness both the vision system...
NEWSin Plant & Asset Management
- Drive Users may be Breaking The Law
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- Bosch Rexroth offers electric drives and controls training courses
- Honeywell to Maintain Control Systems at Coal-To-Liquids Plant
- Fraunhofer and German government creating Industrial Data Space
- ASHRAE and IAQA Approve Consolidation
- PAS to supply inBound software to BP
- ISA and Beamex host web seminar on how to calibrate pressure instruments
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- Health screening for industrial machines
- Why Building Management Systems Are At Risk Of Cyberattack
PRODUCT NEWSin Plant & Asset Management
eRPortal updates Asset Management Software
Enhancements include advanced safety process management, sophisticated multi-level workflow, and serialized tool and component tracking.
5ME updates e$CORE software
Enhancements include a feature that monitors hourly, daily, weekly or monthly machine tool capability for maximized productivity and profitability.
Solid State Disks releases disk backup for old process equipment
The SCSI-Flash back-up and restore capability enables vital data back-ups of old process control systems to be made as a complete disk image at any...
MEDIAin Plant & Asset Management
RESOURCESin Plant & Asset Management
Emotor Rewind Pilot Program promotes energy efficient rewinds for small to large companies in the industrial/manufacturing sector.
“Lubrication of Rolling Bearings” contains information for engineers who want to learn more about the principles, methods, selection and...
Network monitoring feature monitors availability of integrated IP devices, web servers, and VPN tunnels.
WHITE PAPERSin Plant & Asset Management
By Don Lundberg, FCI
Nothing damages a pump faster than the build-up of heat from dry running conditions. When there’s no liquid to provide...
There are several benefits of using IEI Smart Lighting Solution: longer usage life, energy efficiency, ecologically friendly, supporting up...
By Anand Richard, Indiana State University
The only successful way to evade hacking is to constantly change the way a networked system or...
CASE STUDIESin Plant & Asset Management
Xothermic used B-Scada’s Status Enterprise software to identify a failed thermocouple in a furnace at the unidentified glass plant.
Control Engineering Europe
Tüpras Kirikkale petroleum refinery suffered a series of electrical trips, caused by lighting strikes in the area....
Proseal UK is now able to securely access, diagnose and quickly resolve issues on its tray sealing machines located anywhere in the world, via...
EVENTSin Plant & Asset Management
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.
The North American Manufacturing Excellence Summit brings together the “who’s who” of manufacturing executives, cutting edge technology providers and media partners for North America’s premier manufacturing event.
Featuring more than 40 industry expert presentations and workshops, Meridium Conference 2015 connects you to innovative simplicity for your Asset Performance Management initiatives. Learn about the latest in APM software and technology including how the industry will change with the introduction of the industrial internet. Nightly events include a trip to Universal Studios & Kennedy Space Center.
TRAININGin Plant & Asset Management
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...
This course will provide attendees with the knowledge and the tools required to successfully supervise and manage departments and groups involved in industrial control systems (manufacturing, sales, design, installation or maintenance).
The Online Certificate Program in Maintenance Management consists of three modules, which will help you evaluate your operation; plan, coordinate and schedule maintenance; and properly use preventive and predictive maintenance in your operation.