FEATURED ARTICLESin Plant & Asset Management
Small change, powerful gains
Nuclear Engineering International
By Sören Künne and Wolfgang Schuch
Simple, low-cost improvements to valves, MSRs and preheaters can improve...
CMMS with OPC interface creates real-time savings
By Paul Lachance, Smartware Group
Integrating a CMMS with an open platform communications (OPC) server can lessen breakdowns...
Don’t be a Statistic: Stay Safe with Top 5 Plant Safety Tips
By Jim Hathaway, Wildeck
Here are five things industrial plant operators could do today to create a safer work environment.
Can System Integration Improve Your Triple Bottom Line?
By Mark Adair
The triple bottom line is a term that was coined in the 90’s. In a nutshell, there are three accounts to the triple bottom...
NEWSin Plant & Asset Management
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PRODUCT NEWSin Plant & Asset Management
OMEGA Introduces OSXL-EX Infrared Cameras
OSXL-EX series compact infrared cameras have 3 views: thermal, visible and MSX imaging. Price Starts at $995.
Siemens enhances TeleControl Server Basic software for cellphones
Version 3 makes it possible to monitor and control remote stations around the world not only using a cell phone, but also via Ethernet/Internet.
Siemens updates Comos software for mobile data management
Enhancements in Version 1.1 allow all those involved in a project to access relevant information at all times via mobile data terminal equipment,...
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RESOURCESin Plant & Asset Management
Program helps manufacturers identify safety system integrators with current safety standards expertise, a proven track record in building safety...
The software suite enables local and remote configuration and real-time HART device monitoring in remote oil and gas applications such as wellhead...
Requirements to further reduce energy and environmental impacts of buildings are contained in the 2014 version of the green building standard from...
WHITE PAPERSin Plant & Asset Management
By Clive Jones, et al, Global Heat Transfer
A properly maintained heat transfer system employing food-grade heat transfer fluids will contribute...
By Jeffrey Cohen
Although the price to acquire equipment is important for buyers to consider, there are other long-term costs outside of the...
By Salvatore Castro, SAP
The common view of OEE is the localized one of an operator trying to control the machine better during the shift. The...
CASE STUDIESin Plant & Asset Management
By installing condition monitoring systems on its gantry cranes, port operator RheinCargo is now able to detect any damage to crane hoisting gear...
General Cable deployed InfinityQS ProFicient, an enterprise quality platform powered by a centralized statistical process control (SPC) analytical...
Transmission & Distribution World
By Janice Yen, ITC., and Donald J. Morrow, Quanta Technology
Aging equipment is part of the nature of the...
EVENTSin Plant & Asset Management
What strategies can industrial enterprises adopt to help position them to take advantage of the latest round of technology changes while prioritizing their investments wisely? Join us at the Nineteenth Annual ARC Industry Forum to learn from your peers how an information-driven strategy can better position you to succeed and determine how you can best approach critical technology decisions.
The symposium will bring together experts, from end users, , engineering consultants and supplier communities in a two-day symposium to cover the important issues of automation and their impact on the pharmaceutical (and food) industry.
Europe´s leading conference in the field of energy efficiency goes into the 3rd round: ener.CON Europe 2015. Network & exchange with 120+ pioneers & leaders to discuss the latest developments, future trends & challenges in this field.
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.