FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Automation
Closing the Gap between Cyber Security and Operational Safety
By Barak Perelman, CEO, Indegy
Both external attackers and internal threats put the safety of industrial control systems (ICS) and critical...
Engineering Software Market to Reach $50.34 Bn in 2022
The primary driver for the global engineering software market is the growing demand for automation, along with an additional demand for integrated...
Getting the Most From Bulk Chemical Plants
By Terumi Okano, Aspen Tech
Successful chemical manufacturers are now implementing advanced integrated software solutions to help them maintain...
Veterans in Automation
By Michael Marlowe, Automation Federation
Automation jobs require a combination of technical know-how combined with interpersonal skills, making...
NEWSin Process Automation
- AXOOM, Nebbiolo partner with C-Labs to implement IoT software
- ISA releases advance program for its 16th ISA LDAR-Fugitive Emissions Symposium
- Revised ISA alarm management standard approved by ANSI
- OSI supplies Generation Management System to DP&L
- Turck announces partnership with U Grok It
- Industrial PC market to stabilize in 2018
- FDT Group adds Schneider Electric, Yokogawa executives to Board of Directors
- Rockwell Automation qualifies Symantec security for its industrial PCs
- Rockwell Automation appoints Blake Moret president and CEO
- Rotork to maintain VTTI Vasiliko oil terminal
- Phoenix Contact UPS receives UL 1778 HAZLOC rating
- Cutting Tool Market Report: US cutting tool consumption down 8.9% in February
PRODUCT NEWSin Process Automation
Equilibar releases HV series vacuum control valve
The HV replaces outdated control valves that use complex external control loops. Its pilot operated design enables it to respond automatically to...
ControlAir introduces Type-380 & Type-390 regulators
The Type-380SS and Type-390SS are designed to provide instrument quality air to valves, pneumatic controllers, transmitters, transducers, valve...
ValvTechnologies introduces NexTech pulsejet valve with EcoPack
The NexTech valves were designed for high-cycle designs that must meet fugitive emission requirements
MEDIAin Process Automation
RESOURCESin Process Automation
By David W. Spitzer
The industry’s most authoritative handbook on flow measurement provides a road map to the field of flow measurement. This...
By: Ernest Magison
An encyclopedia of electrical safety, this classic book features expanded treatment of theory and principles to provide a...
By: Gregory K. McMillan
An insider’s collection of original satires and jokes from the men and women behind the tanks and valves and digital...
WHITE PAPERSin Process Automation
By Gregory Braun, C3 Solutions
This whitepaper explores arguments in favor and against using systems based in the cloud, with the goal of offering...
By Tina Todd, Moore Industries
The paper outlines how significant savings, both initial installation and ongoing maintenance costs, for...
By Brian S. Elliott, AutomationDirect
“Electrical Arcs” explains how arcing develops, the dangers of electrical arcs and various means of arc...
CASE STUDIESin Process Automation
With Westfalia’s automated storage and retrieval system (AS/RS) and Savanna.NET warehouse execution system (WES), the 223,000 square-foot...
AVEVA software has been used to facilitate a number of upgrade and modernization projects on Russian plants.
The new control system will integrate traditionally disparate, malt-production processes into a single, networked, EtherNet/IP-based solution to...
EVENTSin Process Automation
ISA’s LDAR Symposium is the longest-running technical conference in America devoted solely to LDAR and air compliance professionals and their needs and concerns.
Schneider Electric CONNECT 2016 is the place where customers, product specialists and partners can come together to share experiences in a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere.
HUG has a long tradition of customer led knowledge. Learn how your industry peers solve similar problems, attend valuable and relevant training courses and network with colleagues and leading experts. Join us for roundtables on topics such as migration, cyber security, alarm management, and more. You’ll have many opportunities to gain knowledge. As part of your registration, you can attend...
TRAININGin Process Automation
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.
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.
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.