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MEDIA

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RESOURCES

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  • ISA Publishes Reactor Measurement and Control book 
    ISA Publishes Reactor Measurement and Control book

    Written from a practical perspective, Advances in Reactor Measurement and Control book explains how to improve batch and continuous reactor and...

  • ABB publishes brochure on instruments for process recording and control  
    ABB publishes brochure on instruments for process recording and control

    Products include process controllers, digital indicators, chart and strip recorders and paperless videographic recorders.

  • ISA publishes Third edition of Tuning of Industrial Control Systems 
    ISA publishes Third edition of Tuning of Industrial Control Systems

    Tuning of Industrial Control Systems simplifies modern control system tuning by eliminating mathematical complexity and addressing the real-world...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Integrating Multigenerational Automation Systems 
    Integrating Multigenerational Automation Systems

    By Chad Harper, Maverick Technologies
    Process manufacturing plants are famous for their tendency to keep automation systems and associated...

  • What You Need to Know Before Replacing Your Control System 
    What You Need to Know Before Replacing Your Control System

    By Matt Signon, Maverick Technologies
    As electric utilities consider replacing aging power plant control systems, there are many strategic...

  • 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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  • Cogeneration Plant Reduces Shutdowns With PlantPAx  
    Cogeneration Plant Reduces Shutdowns With PlantPAx

    Ripon Cogeneration replacied its obsolete distributed control system (DCS) with the PlantPAx process automation system from Rockwell Automation.

  • HIMA modernizes safety systems at  Heide Refinery 
    HIMA modernizes safety systems at Heide Refinery

    Heide Refinery used two weeks of planned downtime at its pyrolysis plant to migrate to new safety systems.

  • Consider rapid new controller developments via adaptive process control 
    Consider rapid new controller developments via adaptive process control

    Hydrocarbon Processing
    By Mirco Calosi, et al
    In this case study, the implementation team discusses how Eni’s Livorno refinery in Italy was...

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    EVENTS

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    February 5, 2015 - February 7, 2015
    Mumbai , India


    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.

    February 9, 2015 - February 11, 2015
    Spring House , PA, USA


    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.

    June 21, 2015 - June 26, 2015
    San Antonio , TX, USA


    The agenda for this event is largely developed by customers, for customers with opportunities for knowledge sharing and networking. Join us as we discuss trends and new technologies impacting the automation industry.

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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.

    September 11, 2014 - July 16, 2015


    This course will provide attendees with the knowledge and the tools required to successfully supervise and manage departments and groups involved in industrial control systems (manufacturing, sales, design, installation or maintenance).

    May 5, 2015 - May 7, 2015
    Birmingham , AL, USA


    The course will cover fundamentals of temperature, pressure, flow, and level measurements; process control loops and tuning, with process control exercises. Programmable Logic Controls (PLC), Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Fieldbus Technology, and final control elements will be presented and discussed. Local subject matter experts will serve as the instructors.