FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Automation
Next-gen Thinking: The Advance of HMI and SCADA Software
By Phil Couling, Schneider Electric
HMI and SCADA systems have been undergoing a series of quiet revolutions for many years now. With all their...
Introduction to Safety Critical System Design
By Wayne Mcgee and Bill Ripley, Creative Electronic Systems
Well beyond reliable, safety-critical systems must do no harm—to...
Process skid standardization: What manufacturers want
By Dan Hebert
The main components of a skid’s automation system interfacing to a plant-wide control system are the HMI, the...
Monitoring Steam Traps with Wireless Instrumentation
By David Gustafson, Emerson Process Management
Failed steam traps can cost a plant millions in repair costs and downtime, so many...
NEWSin Process Automation
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PRODUCT NEWSin Process Automation
AUMA adds FQM fail safe valve actuator
Actuators with FQM fail safe unit open and close a valve in the event of emergencies without power supply.
3S-Smart Software adds CODESYS Depictor Tool
CODESYS Depictor supplements the CODESYS Development System with an additional interface for 3D animation of IEC 61131-3 applications.
FCI updates FLT93 flow switch
FLT93 now complies with European Union RoHS Directive
MEDIAin Process Automation
RESOURCESin Process Automation
Site provides access to 53,000 products. Visitors can search by function, part number, model number, or brand
Free software guides specifiers through selecting the right control valve for any project.
The app store includes packages ranging from safety, security, and storage to connectivity, graphics, and development tools.
WHITE PAPERSin Process Automation
By Scott Hokeness, Emerson Process Management
Typical device commissioning processes are time-consuming and potentially error-prone. This...
By Gary Prentice, Moore Industries
White paper shows how to select the best sensor for a particular application and ways to improve the accuracy...
Glass-reinforced polymer (GRP) composite material for protective enclosures is electromagnetically transparent, making it easier to...
CASE STUDIESin Process Automation
An unnamed shale gas company in Louisiana installed Rotork CMA actuators run by solar panels to replace existing actuation equipment and control a...
Until recently, the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) – or drones – was mainly associated with the military. These days,...
The software from MDT manages changes to 16,000 programmable devices in remote areas across the continent and reduces safety risks to employees...
EVENTSin Process Automation
The WWAC Symposium helps professionals in the water and wastewater industries understand how instrumentation, SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition), and automatic control applications are vital to the treatment and distribution of water; the collection and treatment of wastewater; and the management of stormwater.
Automation 2015 is a four day event in India, set to introduce new and upcoming technology this year.
At the 4th Software Asset Management Strategies 2015 (September 21 – 22, 2015) more than 150 experts & professionals will discuss challenges & solutions for Software Asset and License Management.
TRAININGin Process Automation
The online certificate program in Process Instrumentation and Control (I&C) consists of three modules covering the different phases of I&C from a nonmathematical and practical point of view. It includes basic concepts, engineering, and installation of control equipment.
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).
This is a basic fundamental course (4 hours) for Guided Wave and Free Space Radar Level for maintenance technicians. We will dedicate a half day to Radar technology to give you a basic understanding of this level measurement technology. The class will be primarily classroom presentation, product demonstration, group discussion, and a small amount of hands-on training with working table top...