FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Automation
Industrial automation lacks essential elements for IoT
By Bill Lydon, Editor
I see the technology progress in other industries, and I am coming to the realization that the industrial automation...
Switching Strategies - Moving to Condition-Based Maintenance
By David Stevens
The benefits of switching to proactive, condition-based maintenance in preference to reactive, run-to-fail...
Welcome to the next generation of automation media!
By Rick Zabel
The recent acquisition of Automation.com by ISA will benefit readers, advertisers, ISA’s partners, and the automation...
Protecting your operational integrity
By Clemens Blum
As users take advantage of new interconnected technology, they can no longer just talk about security. Taking active,...
NEWSin Process Automation
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- Alarm management update
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- ISA announces recipients of 2014 author awards
- Cincoze opens office in South Burlington, VT
- Aurelio Banda Named President of Beckhoff North America
- OSI installs electrical transmission control center in Chile
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PRODUCT NEWSin Process Automation
OMEGA Introduces OM-CP-RFPRHTEMP2000A Wireless Data Logger
The wireless data logger measures and records ambient pressure, humidity and temperature.
Deeter introduces HFS-FP 80 series float switch
The switch has ATEX certification (ExVeritas 14ATEX0427X) that covers multiple mounting configurations which can be used in hazardous areas when...
Gems Sensors announces Explosion Proof Pressure Transducers
31EP/EA and 32EP/EA incorporate sputtered thin-film pressure sensing technology, all stainless steel wetted parts, and an IP67 enclosure.
MEDIAin Process Automation
RESOURCESin Process Automation
The mobile application features the same look, feel and navigation as the standard catalog of of liquid level, flow and pressure sensors,...
The software suite enables local and remote configuration and real-time HART device monitoring in remote oil and gas applications such as wellhead...
CD contains product pricing, applications, dimensions, specifications and tutorial videos.
WHITE PAPERSin Process Automation
By Bernard Cubizolles and Alicia Bowers, GE
Are you running your plant with serious risk? Most industrial applications lack recommended updates,...
By Moore Industries
Details how the use of a HART interface module can serve as a simple and cost-effective method for gathering HART information...
By Matt Signon, Maverick Technologies
As electric utilities consider replacing aging power plant control systems, there are many strategic...
CASE STUDIESin Process Automation
By Jaime A. Alba, et al
The water reclamation plant at Prince William County Service Authority in Virginia needed to expand and upgrade...
Ripon Cogeneration replacied its obsolete distributed control system (DCS) with the PlantPAx process automation system from Rockwell Automation.
By Melissa Tompkins and Manuel Keldenich, Siemens
TOTAL, Paris, is relying on an immersive training simulator (ITS) for...
EVENTSin Process Automation
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.
SPS Automation India will be the Tradeshow where automation industry leaders present and explore technology application with users to publish latest technologies and market ready solutions. Display your products among sustainable automation solutions making operations cleaner, safer, secure and more energy efficient.
The symposium will bring together experts, from end users, , engineering consultants and supplier communities in a two-day symposium to cover the important issues of automation and their impact on the pharmaceutical (and food) industry.
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 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...
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.