Resources for Process Automation and Control

Automation 2020: Control Systems

  • Ebook Automation 2020

In this edition of AUTOMATION 2020, you’ll learn about the promise and reality of control systems that combine such new technologies with the robustness, security, and sophistication needed for industrial applications.

InTech Focus: Pressure & Temperature

  • Ebook InTech Focus

InTech Focus ebooks from ISA focus on the fundamentals of essential automation components. This May 2020 edition covers pressure and temperature instrumentation.

What is An Energy Audit?

  • White Paper

The aim of an energy audit is to reduce usage and improve performance.  It is becoming a standard practice for large industrial locations as well as smaller operations

Extending Connectivity to the Bottom of the Ocean

  • White Paper

If you have a ControlLogix PLC being used as the MCS, how can you make use of the OPC UA MDIS spec and bypass the old Modbus integration to the DCS? Softing has developed an OPC UA MDIS compliant server module that inserts into the ControlLogix chassis and creates the OPC UA provides a framework that can be used to represent field devices, for example. 

Monitoring Mechanical Behavior of Reciprocating Compressors

  • White Paper

By Istec
In this whitepaper we focus on the mechanical health and behaviour of reciprocating compressors with four important indicators; impact, temperature (valves and bearings), vibration and rod drop. Table 1 shows the typical measurements for reciprocating compressors.

Advancing Automation: Control Systems

  • Ebook

Learn the latest from industry leaders on everything from open automation systems for packaging machines to specifying process control systems using IEC 62603 in this Control Systems edition of Advancing Automation from Automation.com.

InTech Focus: Flow & Level

  • Ebook InTech Focus

This in-depth e-resource is designed to inform automation professionals of the innovations and strategies needed to thrive in tomorrow’s industry, and make the most out of their flow and level instrumentation.

Advancing Automation: Sensors & Instruments

  • Ebook

Automation.com has developed this ebook to serve as a guide to the latest instruments and sensors available to the automation community, as well as how other companies have already utilized some of these technologies to drive growth in their facilities. We’ve compiled articles from the technology experts and drivers, to provide this resource to keep you in the know with today’s latest and greatest automation technologies.

Advancing Automation: Control Systems

  • Ebook

This eBook will provide you with resource full of information on the latest advancements and optimization strategies in control system technology to bring you to your highest productive potential.

Advancing Automation: IIoT and Industry 4.0

  • Ebook

This eBook will look at some of the complex barriers that are currently hindering IIoT efficiency as well as discuss ways, in which to overcome them. It will also share some of the new technologies that have impacted the industry throughout the last year.