Continuous & Batch Processing

Continuous Processing operations require non-stop consumption of raw materials and energy to produce a product, such as oil or glass. Batch (or discontinuous) Processing is similarly automated, but products come out in batches. Read about developments in Process Automation and Control, Instruments & Sensors, and other aspects of these operations.
 

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Conquering Electric Vehicle Myopia

Conquering Electric Vehicle Myopia


Automation professionals are an important contributor to architecting, designing and deploying systems for effectiv…
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HIMA Group Acquires Sella Controls

HIMA Group Acquires Sella Controls


The HIMA Group headquartered in Brühl, Germany, which specializes in safety-related automation solutions, has acquired t…
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Understanding Open Process Automation

Understanding Open Process Automation


OPAF members think OT systems should adopt IT tools and techniques; vendors and integrators are on board. This feat…
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Conquering Electric Vehicle Myopia

Automation professionals are an important contributor to architecting, designing and deploying systems for effective reliability, availability and quality of electric vehicle initiatives throughout the world.

HIMA Group Acquires Sella Controls

The HIMA Group headquartered in Brühl, Germany, which specializes in safety-related automation solutions, has acquired the UK system integrator Sella Controls with effect beginning Feb. 1, 2023.

Understanding Open Process Automation

OPAF members think OT systems should adopt IT tools and techniques; vendors and integrators are on board. This feature originally appeared in the ebook Automation 2022 Volume 6: IIoT & Industry 4.0.

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ISA100 Introduces the Wireless AIM Steam Trap and Valve Monitoring Starter Kit

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Trusted by 57% of Fortune 100 companies, Ignition empowers you to connect all of the data across your entire enterprise, rapidly develop any type of industrial automation system, and scale your system in any way, without limits.

Trusted by 57% of Fortune 100 companies, Ignition empowers you to connect all of the data across your entire enterprise, rapidly develop any type of industrial automation system, and scale your system in any way, without limits.

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From the original 1970s PLCs to today’s scalable, multi-disciplined and information-enabled programmable automation controllers, Real Time Automation’s Allen-Bradley protocol gateways easily move your data into and out of your A-B controllers.

From the original 1970s PLCs to today’s scalable, multi-disciplined and information-enabled programmable automation controllers, Real Time Automation’s Allen-Bradley protocol gateways easily move your data into and out of your A-B controllers.

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Download the latest ebook in the InTech Focus 2022 ebook series.

Download the latest ebook in the InTech Focus 2022 ebook series.

Temperature & Pressure ebook
Download the AUTOMATION 2022: IIoT & Industry 4.0 ebook.

Download the AUTOMATION 2022: IIoT & Industry 4.0 ebook.

IIoT & Industry 4.0 Ebook
It's easy to get overwhelmed by all that is becoming available to upgrade tools and components, gather and analyze data, and otherwise optimize a facility. This ebook focuses on seemingly small changes that can lead to big results.

It's easy to get overwhelmed by all that is becoming available to upgrade tools and components, gather and analyze data, and otherwise optimize a facility. This ebook focuses on seemingly small changes that can lead to big results.

Cybersecurity & Connectivity Ebook
Emerson's Machine Automation Solutions can provide a range of resources to help end users understand and implement big data solutions that use IIoT and edge computing technologies.

Emerson's Machine Automation Solutions can provide a range of resources to help end users understand and implement big data solutions that use IIoT and edge computing technologies.

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In this edition of Advancing Automation, Dell Technologies OEM Solutions in collaboration with Intel provides insights into the megatrends pushing for digital transformation and the technologies that are enabling it.

In this edition of Advancing Automation, Dell Technologies OEM Solutions in collaboration with Intel provides insights into the megatrends pushing for digital transformation and the technologies that are enabling it.

Digital Transformation Ebook
Download the latest ebook in the InTech Focus 2022 ebook series.

Download the latest ebook in the InTech Focus 2022 ebook series.

Flow & Level Ebook
A best-selling, practical introduction to the principles, technologies, and strategies of industrial process control.

A best-selling, practical introduction to the principles, technologies, and strategies of industrial process control.

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Develop confidence in uncertainty analysis results and use measurement uncertainty to select instrumentation systems.

Develop confidence in uncertainty analysis results and use measurement uncertainty to select instrumentation systems.

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Understand each phase of the ISA-TR84.00.07 FGS design life cycle and learn how to develop an FGS design.

Understand each phase of the ISA-TR84.00.07 FGS design life cycle and learn how to develop an FGS design.

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Avoid reinventing the wheel. This ideal reference defines each phase of a project and then provides practical knowledge for each.

Avoid reinventing the wheel. This ideal reference defines each phase of a project and then provides practical knowledge for each.

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Minimize risk and avoid breakdowns. Follow the methods in this book to smoothly execute analyzer systems projects.

Minimize risk and avoid breakdowns. Follow the methods in this book to smoothly execute analyzer systems projects.

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Learn how to implement programmable controllers from design and programming to installation, maintenance, and start-up.

Learn how to implement programmable controllers from design and programming to installation, maintenance, and start-up.

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