Process Automation 

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MEDIA

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Thomson releases web video 'How to Increase Rigidity in a Linear Actuator' Thomson has authored a range of educational videos, webinars and technical white papers to inform and guide design engineers, explain technology alternatives and simplify the linear motion...
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.
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RESOURCES

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  • ABB releases update for System 800xA Minerals Library  
    ABB releases update for System 800xA Minerals Library

    The latest version expands plant operators’ ability to monitor and control safe production through direct object linking

  • Webinar: Digitalizing Predictive Maintenance 
    Webinar: Digitalizing Predictive Maintenance

    Learn how new technological advances are resolving not only these issues but also allowing for new value to be realized through the digitalization...

  • ISA publishes second edition Industrial Automation and Control System Security Principles 
    ISA publishes second edition Industrial Automation and Control System Security Principles

    The title of the second edition—Industrial Automation and Control System Security Principles: Protecting the Critical Infrastructure—was...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Measuring Bearing Vibration Levels 
    Measuring Bearing Vibration Levels

    By CAS Dataloggers
    The diagnosis of bearing damage in roller bearings is an integral part of servicing and maintenance tasks. This whitepaper...

  • Increasing the Lifespan of Electrical Components in Hazardous Environments 
    Increasing the Lifespan of Electrical Components in Hazardous Environments

    If an enclosure is properly cooled, the components within can have a long and useful life. Without proper cooling however, the components in these...

  • ABB publishes whitepaper on FTIR monitoring of cement plant stack emissions  
    ABB publishes whitepaper on FTIR monitoring of cement plant stack emissions

    The whitepaper describes the results of an extensive field evaluation at a major U.S. cement plant. The trial primarily tested whether the system...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Country Maid turns to Rockwell Automation to automate production 
    Country Maid turns to Rockwell Automation to automate production

    Country Maid had to add an additional line to help meet demand. They could either replace their mixer with a larger one, which would require...

  • Phoenix Contact helps Formak automate production 
    Phoenix Contact helps Formak automate production

    Forpak, an OEM in the food packaging industry, wanted to minimize cabinet space and reduce labor costs. While working with Phoenix Contact, Forpak...

  • Bedrock provides SCADA RTU platform for Clarksville Light and Water 
    Bedrock provides SCADA RTU platform for Clarksville Light and Water

    The project is part of Clarksville, Arkansas' plan to save up to $2M over the next five years through improved control, monitoring, and security of...

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    EVENTS

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    October 3, 2016 - October 6, 2016
    Orlando , FL


    The 2016 Yokogawa Users Conference & Exhibition is designed to help attendees get the solutions they need for today's challenges. Track themes include Security & Building a Stronger Defense, Operational Effectiveness, and Capital Expense Efficiency. Inspiring keynotes, informative technical sessions and workshops, application sessions, and hands-on demonstrations will be offered daily!

    October 3, 2016 - October 6, 2016
    Orlando , FL


    Wonderware is again changing the Industry landscape from Human Powered to Empowered Humans. Let us show you a new level of control – a level of control that has the power to change industry itself. Learn about the latest advances in process and automation engineering, share your professional insights, attend roundtable forums on the latest industry topics and network with your peers.

    October 24, 2016 - October 28, 2016
    Austin , TX, United States


    The Emerson Global Users Exchange is more than an industry-leading technical conference…it is a community of manufacturing leaders committed to extracting the most from their automation investment…and sharing their learning with each other.

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    TRAINING

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    October 12, 2016
    Research Triangle Park , NC, United States


    At the Strategic Automation Leadership Conference, industry expert will discuss ways to enhance processes to achieve operational excellence—both in terms of improved profitability and plant safety. Industry-recognized, top automation professionals, like Peter Martin with Schneider Electric, will deliver compelling information to use now that can be used immediately to ensure plant stability.

    May 2, 2017 - May 4, 2017
    Birmingham , AL


    The course will cover fundamentals of process variable measurements; process control loops and tuning with process control exercises. Programmable Logic Controls (PLC), Distributed Control Systems (DCS), and final control elements will be presented and discussed. The course is directed towards engineers, technicians, I&C team leaders, sales personnel, and other technical/automation...