Process Automation 

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MEDIA

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RESOURCES

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  • Emerson releases RTU and HART configuration suite 
    Emerson releases RTU and HART configuration suite

    The software suite enables local and remote configuration and real-time HART device monitoring in remote oil and gas applications such as wellhead...

  • Dwyer publishes 2015 instrumentation and controls CD 
    Dwyer publishes 2015 instrumentation and controls CD

    CD contains product pricing, applications, dimensions, specifications and tutorial videos.

  • Tooling U-SME announces Competency Framework training

    Competency Framework helps companies combat the increasing talent shortage and achieve stronger performance from their workforce.

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Point Level Capacitance Switch for Fly Ash Hopper Measurement 
    Point Level Capacitance Switch for Fly Ash Hopper Measurement

    By Bill Sholette and Ravi Jethra, Endress+Hauser
    If you’re the person tasked with controlling the level of fly ash in collection hoppers, you...

  • Deploying 802.11 Wireless LAN Technology 
    Deploying 802.11 Wireless LAN Technology

    By Rockwell Automation and Cisco
    Design and implementation guide outlines the key requirements and design considerations to help successful...

  • DeltaV Virtualization 
    DeltaV Virtualization

    By Emerson
    This whitepaper provides an overview of Emerson’s DeltaV virtualization solutions for both on-line production systems and off-line...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • HMI simplifies FDA and USDA compliance reporting 
    HMI simplifies FDA and USDA compliance reporting

    By: Julio Delgado, Stock America
    HMI software from InduSoft provides eSignatures, database connectivity and other features vital to proper process...

  • Keeping the Lights On 
    Keeping the Lights On

    Power Engineering
    By Steve Beddick and Brian Sims, Moog
    Entegra Power Group's Union Power Station near El Dorado, Arkansas, is one of the...

  • Rotork actuators control Gas blending process 
    Rotork actuators control Gas blending process

    A CVL-5000 electric control valve actuator replaced an existing actuator on a blending flow control valve in a trial at the Fluxys booster station...

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    EVENTS

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    December 2, 2014 - December 4, 2014
    Johannesburg , South Africa


    Mine Site Automation & Communication Africa in Rosebank, Johannesburg on 2 – 4 December 2014 focuses on creating a reliable communication network, establishing an integrated architecture and using data to determine where improvements can be made improving productivity, efficiency and safety.

    December 5, 2014
    Bangalore , India


    The Conference will provide an excellent opportunity for automation professionals interested in enhancing one’s knowledge of industry best practices and appreciate existing/revised regulatory norms in process safety.

    January 28, 2015 - January 29, 2015
    Houston , TX, USA


    This forum will bring together some of the leading companies in the industry to discuss the best practices for promoting a safety culture through technology, hazard analysis and organizational discipline. Petrochemical industries will share their experience in regulations, MOC lessons learned, audit challenges and risk management for complex refineries.

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    TRAINING

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    July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2015
    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.

    June 2, 2014 - June 30, 2015


    This online on-demand course covers the objectives, benefits and basic/advanced features of a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS). The course discusses CMMS modules and state of the art technologies that are used with a CMMS. It explains how to develop system specifications based on your individual needs and how to justify, evaluate and implement a CMMS. It also illustrates how to...

    September 10, 2014 - July 15, 2015


    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.