Process Automation 

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MEDIA

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FCI releases thermal dispersion sensing video for industrial processes The capabilities video explains how Fluid Components International (FCI) solves flow and level measurement problems for industrial process and plant applications around the globe with advanced...
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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  • Safety Integrity Level Selection: Systematic Methods Including Layer of Protection Analysis - $85.00 
  • Safety Instrumented Systems Verification—Practical Probabilistic Calculations - $85.00 
    Safety Instrumented Systems Verification—Practical Probabilistic Calculations - $85.00

    This book clearly explains how to do probabilistic calculations to accomplish SIL verification for safety systems. Starting with a description of...

  • Real-Time Execution for IEC 61499 - $70.00 
    Real-Time Execution for IEC 61499 - $70.00

    By Alois Zoitl
    This book discusses real-time execution of the models defined in the IEC 61499 standard with a closer look at predictable,...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • SaaS Supply Chain Management Systems: 'To Cloud' or 'Not to Cloud' 
    SaaS Supply Chain Management Systems: 'To Cloud' or 'Not to Cloud'

    By Gregory Braun, C3 Solutions
    This whitepaper explores arguments in favor and against using systems based in the cloud, with the goal of offering...

  • Associated Apparatus: The Safe and Most Affordable IS Solution 
    Associated Apparatus: The Safe and Most Affordable IS Solution

    By Tina Todd, Moore Industries
    The paper outlines how significant savings, both initial installation and ongoing maintenance costs, for...

  • 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...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • The 'Great (DCS) Migration Project' at Emerald Kalama Chemical  
    The 'Great (DCS) Migration Project' at Emerald Kalama Chemical

    By Daniel Visser, Istec International
    The EKC "Great Migration Project' was started, with the help of Istec International and Yokogawa to replace...

  • Areva implements Aucotec's EB software for safety instrumentation and control 
    Areva implements Aucotec's EB software for safety instrumentation and control

    The software platform Engineering Base (EB) replaces miscellaneous previously used maintenance inflexible tools. Thus EB contributes to the...

  • Westfalia enables automated storage for Glenmore Distillery

    With Westfalia’s automated storage and retrieval system (AS/RS) and Savanna.NET warehouse execution system (WES), the 223,000 square-foot...

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    EVENTS

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    June 19, 2016 - June 24, 2016
    San Antonio , TX, USA


    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...

    June 22, 2016 - June 23, 2016
    San Jose , CA, United States


    Sensors Expo & Conference is the only industry event in North America exclusively focused on sensors and sensor-integrated systems

    June 27, 2016 - June 30, 2016
    Las Vegas , NV, USA


    Don’t miss out on one of the best learning and networking opportunities that Siemens is offering this year. The Automation Summit Conference will be a valuable asset to attendees by providing the sessions and training you need to improve efficiencies and increase performance in your daily operations.

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    TRAINING

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    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 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.

    March 23, 2016 - July 27, 2016


    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.