FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
The Importance of Sensor Triggering in Production and Process Automation
By Chris Jones, Micro-Epsilon UK
This article discusses the different methods of sensor triggering, their impact on measurement cycle times and...
Magnetic Flow meter installation in Chlor-Alkali process applications
By Neelesh Shah, Westlake Chemicals
This paper provides a review of correct installation procedures for magnetic flow meter in electrolytic...
Beyond IoT: pervasive sensing
By Jonathan Wilkins, European Automation
The increasing availability of inexpensive, wireless sensors now lets facilities measure safety,...
Two-wire flow transmitters keep up with technology
By Nathan Hedrick, Endress+Hauser
It was not until 2011 that modern electronics technology made it possible for Coriolis mass flowmeters and...
NEWSin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
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PRODUCT NEWSin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
Aerotech releases QNP-HD linear piezo nanopositioning stage
With a direct-metrology, capacitive sensor feedback option, high resonant frequencies, and high load capacity, the QNPHD is intended for a range of...
Micronor to release MR386 fiber optic microswitch
The non-electrical, passive sensor provides EMI and RFI immunity, isolation from high voltage and lightning, safety in explosive atmospheres, and...
AutomationDirect introduces Mini Size 1 accessories for ZIPport line
AutomationDirect’s ZIPport line of wiring products now includes Mini Size 1 cables, cordsets, field-wireable connectors, T-couplers and bulkhead...
MEDIAin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
RESOURCESin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
Available for free download, the device drivers enable users to develop control interfaces to Alicat instruments, without PLC programming skills.
By L. D. Goettsche
This edition of ISA’s best-selling maintenance handbook provides comprehensive coverage of maintenance requirements for...
The Mechanical Components 2 evaluates the candidate's mastery of the principles and application of mechanical components such as clutches, brakes,...
WHITE PAPERSin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
By Geoffrey Bowers, Vega
Radiation-based continuous level gauges provide highly reliable measurements because no part of the instrument system is...
By Scott Hokeness, Emerson Process Management
Typical device commissioning processes are time-consuming and potentially error-prone. This...
By Gerardo Vargas, Fluid Components International
White paper describes the ST100 Flow Meters, designed for rugged industrial process and plant...
CASE STUDIESin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
The ST98 Flow Meter with its thermal mass sensor provides direct mass flow measurement without the need for additional temperature or pressure...
THM Analyzer dramatically reduced the time and complexity of measuring trihalomethane levels in drinking water at Anglian Water.
The original plan was to develop a flow measurement and control system with leak detection and energy-use calculations for...
EVENTSin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
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...
Sensors Expo & Conference is the only industry event in North America exclusively focused on sensors and sensor-integrated systems
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.
TRAININGin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
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.
This hands-on introductory course to instrumentation will start by providing maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of wiring, signals, instrumentation technologies, applications and installations. Fundamental operation of the common instruments found in today's process industries will be examined from a view applicable to virtually any manufacturer's equipment....
This Coriolis flow course (8 hours) will start by providing maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of the Coriolis principle. This basic portion will focus on concepts applicable to virtually any manufacturer's equipment. Following this introduction, we will proceed with in-depth training on density and concentration measurements. This class will be a combination of...