Articles & News on Process Automation and Control

Ouster and CronAI Partner to Bring Intelligent 3D Perception to Automated Machines

  • News

Deep tech 3D perception platform start-up CronAI has partnered with Ouster, the leading supplier of digital lidar technology, to support Ouster’s current spinning lidar sensors and next-generation solid-state lidar.

Case Study: Fracking Water-transfer Application Reduces Upstream Costs in Remote Areas

  • Case Study

An upstream service provider has implemented a Bedrock OSA Remote secure control node in a fracking water transfer application. This node, which replaces traditional PLCs to synchronize and monitor water pumping across miles of remote desert terrain, increased operational efficiency by over 50 percent.

Master Advanced Flow Measurements to Control Emissions

  • by Renee Bassett
  • News

Process plants install the world’s most sophisticated air pollution control systems, but they can be ineffective if the flow meters they rely on deliver inaccurate or unreliable data. This excerpt is from chapter 5 of the Air/Gas Flow Measurement Solutions Handbook covers everything from wet gas measurement issues to essential questions for specifying the correct flowmeter.

Dräger Signs Agreement with Vector CAG to Represent the Fixed Flame and Gas Detection Systems Portfolio

  • News

Dräger, an international leader in the field of safety technology, is proud to announce the appointment of Vector Controls and Automation Group (Vector CAG) a leading manufacturers representative of control and automation solutions.

Object Oriented Industrial Programming (OOIP) Part 3: Interfaces and Methods

  • by Gary L. Pratt, P.E.
  • Feature

Your plant or equipment is assembled from objects–your control should be, too. New tools deliver the productivity of OOP without the complexity.

Clarkson University Teams Up With New York State to Evaluate Effect of Offshore Wind Farms on the Electric Grid

  • News

Real-time models to investigate interconnection challenges, study effect on power grid, and help move state closer to reaching its nation-leading clean energy goals.

Bosch Rexroth to Showcase Automation Technology for the Factory of the Future at PACK EXPO Connects 2020

  • News

Company experts will give live presentations and technology demos at the virtual event.

IMA Life, Accelerating its Digital Innovation, Selects Falkonry’s Operational AI

  • News

Falkonry Clue enables IMA Life to accelerate its digital roadmap and maximize operational availability of its Aseptic Processing and Freeze Drying solutions.

NEMA Launches Industrial Control Panel Council

  • News

Council to hold its first workshop to discuss better harmonization efforts.

Brooks Instrument Expands Authorized MFC Calibration and Repair Customer Support Network

  • News

Expansion in southeastern U.S. and Canada gives customers better access, faster turnaround time for authorized services and repair work.