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RESOURCES

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  • MAVERICK announces SureStart startup and commissioning solution

    SureStart mitigates financial and safety liabilities, while minimizing any negative impact to plant operations.

  • ISA publishes new book by Peter G. Martin 
    ISA publishes new book by Peter G. Martin

    “The Value of Automation: The Best Investment an Industrial Company Can Make” contends that the immense capabilities of automation systems are...

  • 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...

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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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  • 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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    April 13, 2015 - April 17, 2015
    Hannover , Germany


    HANNOVER MESSE 2015 covers all the core themes of the industrial value-adding chain at a single location – from individual components to the complete smart factory.

    April 22, 2015 - April 23, 2015
    Calgary , AB, Canada


    The ISA Calgary 2015 Show is Canada's leading event for automation, instrumentation and control professionals. Gain access to technical and innovative solutions for the energy industry from instrumentation, systems and automation experts at the new ISA Calgary Show Conference. This dynamic conference puts the spotlight on case studies, technical papers and innovative solutions available in the...

    June 7, 2015 - June 11, 2015
    Kansas City , MO, USA


    This event will provide power generation industry leaders with information on the latest innovations in controls, instrumentation, cyber security, SmartGrid, regulatory issues and variable energy technologies, which impact the power generation delivery systems.

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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.