Process Automation 

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MEDIA

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Reliable space-saving thin transmitters and isolators USB-configured transmitters offer Android mobile or PC configuration for easy setup. Advanced signal processing capabilities and rugged housing ensure accurate results.
What is industrial automation? At Opto 22 we make automation simple! As this short animation illustrates, industrial automation is a way to add intelligence to a process. Whether it’s a process for manufacturing solar panels,...
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RESOURCES

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  • Honeywell releases Mobility App

    The app sends real-time plant performance and notifications direct to smartphones, giving managers real-time information at their fingertips

  • ISA publishes third edition of CSE examination study guide

    The third edition features more comprehensive coverage of pertinent subject matter and new calculations, sample problems and tables for improved...

  • ABB publishes ProcessMaster magmeter leaflet  
    ABB publishes ProcessMaster magmeter leaflet

    Twelve-page leaflet describes how ProcessMaster electromagnetic flowmeter serves applications of the oil and gas industry.

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • AutomationDirect releases white paper on electrical arcs 
    AutomationDirect releases white paper on electrical arcs

    By Brian S. Elliott, AutomationDirect
    “Electrical Arcs” explains how arcing develops, the dangers of electrical arcs and various means of arc...

  • Improving Information Flow Improves Production Flow  
    Improving Information Flow Improves Production Flow

    By Alan Cone, Siemens Industry
    With field devices getting smarter and controllers more sophisticated, the operational networking layers that keep...

  • Characteristics of Filling Systems 
    Characteristics of Filling Systems

    By Penko
    In principle, filling is a dosing process, only much faster. Product that has been produced in one batch, is now filled in multiple...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Hint automates metering and allocation software for offshore oil and gas 
    Hint automates metering and allocation software for offshore oil and gas

    Hint automated a metering and allocation system for ENGIE that collects all data for the allocation of proceeds from oil and gas sales.

  • Automation scheme holds back the tide to improve flood protection 
    Automation scheme holds back the tide to improve flood protection

    A Rotork IQ3 intelligent electric actuator will improve flood protection in a vulnerable area of a coastal town in west Wales.

  • Scalable control system is at the heart of water-treatment process skid 
    Scalable control system is at the heart of water-treatment process skid

    Control Design
    By Gregory Möller, University of Idaho-Washington State University
    The University of Idaho’s research water-treatment-process...

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    EVENTS

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    February 8, 2016 - February 11, 2016
    Orlando , FL, USA


    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.

    February 11, 2016
    Shoreview , MN, United States


    Excel Engineering is hosting the 11th Annual Excel Engineering 2016 Technical Conference on Thursday, February 11th at the Shoreview Community Center in Shoreview, MN. This event includes a general interest morning session, buffet lunch and 3 concurrent tracks during the afternoon, each with four 50 minute presentations.

    March 14, 2016 - March 15, 2016
    Cork , Ireland


    This year the ISA’s international Food and Pharmaceutical symposium is being held in Ireland, and its first time to be held outside of North America. The symposium will bring together experts, suppliers, and end users in a two-day symposium of presentations and panel discussions.

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    TRAINING

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    February 1, 2016 - June 30, 2016
    Online , KS, USA


    This course is intended to provide an understanding of the types of computer-based devices, systems and networks used in modern industrial plants as well as the ways in which these elements can be compromised via cyber attacks. Attendees will also learn to build risk management techniques to improve their plant’s cybersecurity.

    February 1, 2016 - June 30, 2016


    This alarm management course is designed to educate key site personnel on industry standards, best practices, business justification, safety implications, business issues and the Seven-Step Approach to Effective Alarm Management.

    February 11, 2016


    RAECO's webinar with Ray Follis, industrial fire products specialist for Honeywell Security and Fire, gives you the tools necessary for better integrating your life safety and process safety systems.