FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Automation
Improving Worker Safety with Automatic Tank Gauging
By Christoffer Widahl, Emerson Automation Solutions
Manual tank gauging at oil and gas extraction sites is a dangerous and potentially fatal...
The Rise of Cloud Computing in Industrial Process Automation
By Latha D.S. & K. Jayaprakash, Tata Consulting Engineers
This article provides a brief cloud technology overview and discusses how cloud...
Bill’s Top 10 Automation & Control Trends for 2017 – Convergence, Divergence, or Chaos?
By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com
2016 was an exciting year of innovation and exploration in industrial automation. All this cutting-edge...
Effective Leak Testing: Are you testing the part or the seal?
By Robert Plumridge, Sciemetric Instruments
Based on Scimetric's experience with customers in industries such as automotive, off-highway and...
NEWSin Process Automation
- Rotork actuators deliver automated safety solution for Mauritius airport
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- Yokogawa announces strategic alliance with eSimulation
- Elipse provides remote monitoring for Vietnamese electric company
- VDW works to revise machine tool safety standards
- Brooks Instrument introduces Mohamed Saleen as chief technology officer
- Nook Industries announces Jim Rowell as COO
- ISA Director: Oil & Gas facilities must take action now to protect against cyberattack
- Siemens announces collaboration in 'Road to Digital Production' research project
- HIMA announces framework agreement with Pepperl+Fuchs
- CMR announces opening of Thailand automation engineering operation
- Honeywell and Seeq announce collaboration on Honeywell Connected Plant initiative
PRODUCT NEWSin Process Automation
Endress + Hauser releases SupplyCare 3.0 for tank inventory management
Enhancements in SupplyCare 3.0 include hardware and software options allowing level, flow and pressure data to be displayed at a desk or handheld...
VPG Transducers releases Models 5113 & 5117 load pins
Model 5113 and Model 5117 load pins provide measurements of force, tension, load, and overload parameters, with a safe overload capacity of up to...
Bristol Instruments introduces OMR700 digital chart recorder
This instrument is available with up to 96 input channels and can record from two hours to 132 years of data—depending on the number of channels...
MEDIAin Process Automation
RESOURCESin Process Automation
The Valve Technical Handbook provides a resource for customers seeking detailed valve information. Over 20 manual valves and 22 actuated valves in...
This eBook presents CIMdata's perspective on the use of open standards, notably ISO 15926, to improve interoperability, and the application of...
Business Industrial Network, a leading provider of industrial training, announced the release of the new OPC Training for SCADA & DCS Certificate...
WHITE PAPERSin Process Automation
This whitepaper discusses the smart cities of the future and how IoT technologies can enable smart parking among other advancements
By Steute USA
Clearly, wireless technology has been widely accepted and embraced in the industrial community. This has resulted in the development...
By Dr. Qin Wang, PULS
This whitepaper is an assessment of the safety situation with AC and DC power supplies and what organizations can do to...
CASE STUDIESin Process Automation
Honeywell UOP will supply a range of technologies in the form of license, design, key equipment, and state-of-the-art catalysts and adsorbents,...
Pioneer Energy faced a significant engineering challenge: how do you reproduce—and exceed—the processing capabilities of an entire gas...
Opened in 2014, the 2.1 kilometre bridge also carries two 400 mm diameter district heating pipelines which are now protected by an emergency...
EVENTSin Process Automation
ABB Automation & Power World (APW) brings together professionals from utilities, industries and infrastructure for a premier educational and collaboration event in North America.
HANNOVER MESSE covers a wider range of themes and exhibits than any other event – R&D, industrial automation and IT, industrial supply, production engineering and services, as well as energy and environmental technology.
TRAININGin Process Automation
The course will cover fundamentals of process variable measurements; process control loops and tuning with process control exercises. Programmable Logic Controls (PLC), Distributed Control Systems (DCS), and final control elements will be presented and discussed. The course is directed towards engineers, technicians, I&C team leaders, sales personnel, and other technical/automation...