FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Automation
Simulation: A game-like approach to innovation
By Alvaro Gill
The low price of oil has caused hydrocarbon companies to look at innovative ways of reducing their costs....
Disaster — Prepare For The Worst And Then Be Ready When It Happens
By Jason Gargala, Ottawa Kent
Businesses unprepared when disaster strikes are often forced into bankruptcy because they are unable to absorb...
Succeed at pH Troubleshooting
By Cherlyn Marlow, Yokogawa
Control System Security Meets Modern Threats
Pipeline & Gas Journal
By Andrew Ginter
The day of the ICS/IT firewall has passed; modern attacks push through such firewalls at will. As...
NEWSin Process Automation
- Rockwell Automation updates Integrated Architecture Portfolio
- Automation Fair show report
- Bob Lindeman elected board member for the American Association of Engineering Societies
- Deloitte identifies Ten Advanced Technologies for Manufacturing
- Control Valve market growing
- Network Vulnerabilities Keep Automation from Living Up to Full Potential
- Honeywell to automate LNG terminal in Finland
- Cisco says digitizing increases profits 12.8 percent
- Yokogawa to control methanol plant in Beaumont, TX
- ABB gives Dow Chemical “Control Room of the Year” award
- Measurement Computing acquires Data Translation
- Sparling obtains NSF61-Certification for TigermagEP flow meters
PRODUCT NEWSin Process Automation
Rockwell Automation updates PlantPAx DCS
Enhancements include a mobile component that enables users to create displays and interact with process data across any HL5-compliant mobile...
Rockwell adds MPC to PlantPAx DCS
Rockwell embeds fully functional MPC technology into Logix controllers to help maximize equipment performance.
Siemens announces Simatic IPC347E rack PC
The PCs have seven PCI(e) expansion slots for easy expansion and integration into existing systems, a 500 gigabyte hard disk, and 2 or 4 GB RAM,...
MEDIAin Process Automation
RESOURCESin Process Automation
The 2016 Edition has a comprehensive listing of NEMA electrical standards as well as an extensive directory of manufacturers and their products.
Pass provides unlimited access to process safety training courses along with other benefits for one low fee, representing a 90% discount from list...
The guide touches on personal protective equipment (PPE), facility safety instructions and machine/equipment/process protocols, showing how visual...
WHITE PAPERSin Process Automation
“Electrical Arcs” explains how arcing develops, the dangers of electrical arcs and various means of arc suppression.
By Alan Cone, Siemens Industry
With field devices getting smarter and controllers more sophisticated, the operational networking layers that keep...
In principle, filling is a dosing process, only much faster. Product that has been produced in one batch, is now filled in multiple...
CASE STUDIESin Process Automation
Production of hydrogen and electricity at zero emissions, thanks to aluminum combustion.
The original plan was to develop a flow measurement and control system with leak detection and energy-use calculations for...
The best-surviving copy of the Magna Carta, currently on exhibition in Britain’s Salisbury Cathedral to commemorate the document’s 800-year...
EVENTSin Process Automation
Join us at the 20th annual ARC Industry Forum to learn more about how this industrial transformation will unfold. Discover what other companies are doing today to prepare for the new age of industrial innovation and how they expect to improve their business performance by doing so.
With the leading trade fairs taking place in parallel, 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. in 2016, the USA is making its debut as the Partner Country at the world’s largest industrial technology event.
Process Automation Expo -2016 will be the Co-located Event with Automation & Robotics Expo -2016. This will be the leading event on the Process Automation Sector.
TRAININGin Process Automation
Take a deep look into level measuring technology and learn about proper configuration, calibration and troubleshooting techniques in this comprehensive training course.
This webinar will begin with the complex applications that drive temperature measurement, such as dual element sensors and checking multiple sensors. Other advanced topics, such as end-to-end temperature loop calibration and partial loops, along with best practice applications, will be discussed. It will also include several calibration demonstrations and interactive question and answer...
Find out what Endress+Hauser has to offer in the area of process automation training with free lunch events that feature valuable presentations by industry professionals, tours of our PTU® facilities, and a chance to ask your questions to our process experts.