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  • Design Patterns for Flexible Manufacturing - $79.00 
    Design Patterns for Flexible Manufacturing - $79.00

    By: Dennis Brandl
    This handy resource defines an effective set of design patterns and rules you should know when applying the widely used ISA-88...

  • Calibration: A Technician's Guide - $95.00 
    Calibration: A Technician's Guide - $95.00

    This comprehensive review of calibration provides an excellent foundation for understanding principles and applications of the most frequently...

  • Batch Control Systems: Design, Application, and Implementation, Second Edition - $99.00 
    Batch Control Systems: Design, Application, and Implementation, Second Edition - $99.00

    This revision of the 1990 work by Thomas Fisher covers an introduction to batch processes; batch control system structures; batch control; batch...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Effective Compliance with IEC 61508 When Selecting Solenoid Valves for Safety Systems 
    Effective Compliance with IEC 61508 When Selecting Solenoid Valves for Safety Systems

    Modifications in IEC 61508 regulations mean that industrial automation system designers and users must give new consideration to topics such as SIL...

  • 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...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Rockwell Automation Delivers Fully Automated Control System for SAB Maltings 
    Rockwell Automation Delivers Fully Automated Control System for SAB Maltings

    The new control system will integrate traditionally disparate, malt-production processes into a single, networked, EtherNet/IP-based solution to...

  • High Performance Graphics Improve Gas Turbine Temperature Control 
    High Performance Graphics Improve Gas Turbine Temperature Control

    Pigler Automation upgraded a Siemens Simatic PCS 7 used to produce electricity and steam for a paper company at one of its mills in Western Europe.

  •  Benefits of an O2-based fuel controller for biomass plants  
    Benefits of an O2-based fuel controller for biomass plants

    By Andrew Gentile and Sheldon Schultz
    An O2 controller was installed in a boiler in 2010. Process data was collected in 1 minute increments on 8...

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    EVENTS

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    May 23, 2016 - May 26, 2016
    New Orleans , LA, United States


    Schneider Electric CONNECT 2016 is the place where customers, product specialists and partners can come together to share experiences in a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere.

    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 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
    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.

    May 3, 2016 - May 5, 2016
    Birmingham , AL, United States


    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.