FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Automation
FDT Technology Development: Expanding the Horizon of Device and Network Integration
By Glenn Schulz, Managing Director, FDT Group
FDT Technology holds the key to integrating a wide range of devices and networks in today’s...
Industrial Automation Absorbed by IT (Information Technology)?
By Bill Lydon, Editor
"Industrial Automation Absorbed by IT," may be the future headline if the industrial automation community does not make a...
WirelessHART Field Device Installation and Configuration
By Moazzam Shamsi, Emerson Process Management
The self-configuring capabilities of WirelessHART networks simplify the installation and...
Interesting Encompass Partner Products from Automation Fair
By Bill Lydon, Editor
Automation Fair 2015 was described as a showcase of the latest advances in manufacturing and industrial automation enabled...
NEWSin Process Automation
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PRODUCT NEWSin Process Automation
Moore Industries releases SPA2IS alarm trips
Trips have Intrinsically-Safe (IS) Field Connections that reduce installation and maintenance costs.
Softing updates commModule PD communication module
commModule PD integrates Foundation fieldbus and PROFIBUS PA functionality in field devices.
Matrox announces C900 graphics card
C900 graphics card drives nine 1920x1080 displays for 3x3 video walls.
MEDIAin Process Automation
RESOURCESin Process Automation
The app sends real-time plant performance and notifications direct to smartphones, giving managers real-time information at their fingertips
The third edition features more comprehensive coverage of pertinent subject matter and new calculations, sample problems and tables for improved...
Twelve-page leaflet describes how ProcessMaster electromagnetic flowmeter serves applications of the oil and gas industry.
WHITE PAPERSin Process Automation
By Brian S. Elliott, AutomationDirect
“Electrical Arcs” explains how arcing develops, the dangers of electrical arcs and various means of arc...
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
Hint automated a metering and allocation system for ENGIE that collects all data for the allocation of proceeds from oil and gas sales.
A Rotork IQ3 intelligent electric actuator will improve flood protection in a vulnerable area of a coastal town in west Wales.
By Gregory Möller, University of Idaho-Washington State University
The University of Idaho’s research water-treatment-process...
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.
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.
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.
TRAININGin Process Automation
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.
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.
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.