FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
Process skid standardization: What manufacturers want
By Dan Hebert
The main components of a skid’s automation system interfacing to a plant-wide control system are the HMI, the...
Monitoring Steam Traps with Wireless Instrumentation
By David Gustafson, Emerson Process Management
Failed steam traps can cost a plant millions in repair costs and downtime, so many...
Coriolis Flow Measurement – Past, Present & Future
By Jesse Yoder
Up until five years ago, about 85 percent of Coriolis flowmeters sold were built for line sizes of 2 inches and less....
Taking Complexity Out of Solids Measurement
Control Engineering Asia
By Ingemar Serneby
Selecting a suitable technology to measure the level of solid materials in vessels and silos can be a...
NEWSin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
- Endress+Hauser opens office in Finland
- Emerson’s Coriolis and vortex flowmeters certified for ASME B31.1
- Emerson to automate power plants in India
- Honeywell to automate paper mill in Finland
- Emerson promotes Scott Anderson to president of Control Techniques
- ISA introduces three courses for automation and instrumentation technicians
- ABB opens Analytical Systems Integration facility in Houston
- FCI Installs 20 Spent Fuel Pool Level Instruments at 6 Chinese Plants
- Lee College Announces Fieldbus Training Schedule
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- Will eddy current sensors replace thermocouples?
- Yokogawa promotes Daniel L. Duncan to CEO
PRODUCT NEWSin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
FCI updates FLT93 flow switch
FLT93 now complies with European Union RoHS Directive
Bronkhorst announces EL-FLOW Prestige mass flow controller
MFCs can be tuned for extra fast flow response (down to 500 milliseconds) or extra smooth control, depending on the requirements of the user’s...
Impress introduces MultiPrint MLP-149 panel printer
The thermal panel printer generates printouts of current measurement results directly at the point where the data recorder is installed.
MEDIAin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
RESOURCESin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
Flowmeters measure liquid, gas and steam and are available in flange-mount and flangeless (wafer) designs.
Classes are a combination of classroom and hands-on training on either the Endress+Hauser Process Training Unit (PTU) or live instruments in...
SureStart mitigates financial and safety liabilities, while minimizing any negative impact to plant operations.
WHITE PAPERSin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
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...
By Frederick J. Kohlmann and Kareem Key, Endress+Hauser
Maybe you have heard past pH horror stories throughout chemical, food and water treatment...
CASE STUDIESin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
Control Engineering Europe
Europe’s largest pulp, board and paper manufacturer, Stora Enso, migrating the plant from its previous control system...
By Jim Montague
Calibration is a complex procedure that takes time, and time is money. Here's how some facilities are saving both and also getting...
Process and Control Today
Graphoidal Developments makes lubrication and coating systems for the glass container and tableware industries. Older...
EVENTSin Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
The WWAC Symposium helps professionals in the water and wastewater industries understand how instrumentation, SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition), and automatic control applications are vital to the treatment and distribution of water; the collection and treatment of wastewater; and the management of stormwater.
Less Risk, More Performance: Best Calibration Practices, co-hosted by ISA and Beamex, is scheduled for Thursday, 24 September 2015 from 7:45 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ET.
One of its kind event including Factory Automation, Industrial Automation, Electric automation, Process Instrumentation & Control Industry, Hydraulics and Pneumatic, Gears, Valves, Smart Sensor Manufactures, System Integrator, OEM and many more under one roof. Manufacturing summit, Investor summit, and award ceremony is followed with the 3 days of exhibition. Many big players are participating.
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 is a basic fundamental course (4 hours) for Guided Wave and Free Space Radar Level for maintenance technicians. We will dedicate a half day to Radar technology to give you a basic understanding of this level measurement technology. The class will be primarily classroom presentation, product demonstration, group discussion, and a small amount of hands-on training with working table top...
This course will start by providing maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of pH and Conductivity analytical technologies. 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 pH and conductivity. The class will be a combination of classroom and hands-on...