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  • ISA and MAVERICK Present Control System Migration Webinar

    On May 29, 2014, experts will discuss the challenges, problems and common mistakes involved in a process control system migration, and show how... MORE

  • ISA releases InTech Plus app

    InTech Plus mobile app for the Apple iPad enables automation professionals to rapidly access, scan and digest a diverse range of technical and... MORE

  • ISA book says automation can prevent nuclear power plant...

    ISA publishes a book that declares that another Chernobyl- or Fukushima-like catastrophe is inevitable unless nuclear power plants across the world... MORE

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  • Improving Process Quality with Cascade Control 
    Improving Process Quality with Cascade Control

    By West Control Solutions
    Cascade Control is a temperature control method which has two elements, the primary (end
    product) and the secondary... MORE

  • The Changing Face of Temperature Control 
    The Changing Face of Temperature Control

    By West Control Solutions
    This paper looks at how the development of technology has reacted to the changing demands of its customers, from... MORE

  • Choosing a Temperature Control Partner 
    Choosing a Temperature Control Partner

    By West Control Solutions
    White Paper has eight tips for choosing a supplier, including product offerings, reliability, application knowledge,... MORE

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  • Integrating DCS I/O to an existing PLC 
    Integrating DCS I/O to an existing PLC

    By Debashis Sadhukhan and John Mihevic, NASA
    At the NASA Glenn Research Center (GRC) in Cleveland, Ohio, existing programmable logic... MORE

  • Distillery Doubles Bourbon Output with New Control Platform 
    Distillery Doubles Bourbon Output with New Control Platform

    Automation World
    Campari Group built a new automated distillery to meet higher demand for Wild Turkey brand bourbon and whiskey. The new PlantPax... MORE

  • Control System Upgrade Delivers Peace of Mind 
    Control System Upgrade Delivers Peace of Mind

    Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
    By Don Geers, Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals
    Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals recently completed a control system upgrade... MORE

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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.

    July 29, 2014 - July 31, 2014
    New Orleans , LA, United States

    The leading marcus evans 6th Annual Chem/Petrochem and Refinery Shutdowns & Turnarounds Conference will focus on the key fundamentals for achieving an efficient turnaround, including timely maintenance planning, effective communication between departments, managing scope through expected and unexpected scenarios, and recruiting and retaining qualified turnaround talent.

    September 8, 2014 - September 13, 2014
    Chicago , IL, USA

    From robotics and automation services, to micro sensors and nanotechnology, Industrial Automation North America showcases the most important products in the industry and is the North American hub for innovation and networking in industrial automation.

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    September 9, 2014
    Franklin , TN

    This FREE one-day training class prepares the student to apply PROFINET in his own project. Lunch is included. Technical details of the technology are provided along with practical demonstrations. The class is designed for End Users, OEMs, System Integrators and Manufacturers of automation devices. Each student will receive a certificate for 5.5 Professional Development Hours (PDH).

    September 21, 2014 - September 25, 2014
    Jeddah , Saudi Arabia

    This course recognises that maintenance personnel cannot build up a profound technical knowledge of all the equipment to be maintained. One needs to have sufficient knowledge of the equipment, coupled with knowledge of the installation to be able to diagnose the problem and then solve the problem.

    October 19, 2014 - October 23, 2014
    Al Khobar , Saudi Arabia

    This lesson introduces the general maintenance requirements of a distributed control system . It covers troubleshooting techniques using DCS self-diagnosis and the various diagnostic displays available to the technician as well as safe and proper component replacement procedures for cards, modules and power supplies.