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Democratized Analytics Guides Industry 4.0

  • Feature

By Edwin van Dijk, TrendMiner Business outcomes can be controlled at each level of an organization by using applied analytics, machine learning, and artificial intelligence. It's all about aligning business objectives with direct business outcomes across departments, all while growing production knowledge.

ExxonMobil Advances Open Process Automation

  • by Automation.com
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ExxonMobil signed collaboration agreements with six other companies to accelerate the development of Open Process Automation (OPA) systems

BASF chooses Emerson to modernize automation software and controllers at German chemical production

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BASF will implement Emerson’s hybrid automation solution that replaces existing programmable logic controllers (PLCs), used to control 20 reactors, with Emerson’s DeltaV PK Controller.

BASF chooses Emerson to modernize automation software and controllers at German chemical production

  • News

BASF will implement Emerson’s hybrid automation solution that replaces existing programmable logic controllers (PLCs), used to control 20 reactors, with Emerson’s DeltaV PK Controller.

2018 Salary Survey Results: The pay raise engineers have been waiting for

  • by Cory Fogg, Automation.com
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The financial situation of the average automation engineer got a nice boost in 2018. With the need for experienced professionals still growing, we anticipate the demand to remain strong for engineers for the foreseeable future, with a great deal of opportunity for young graduates and those who are interested in a STEM career.

Meeting the Threat in 2019: Cybersecurity for Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Firms

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By Megan Berkowitz As pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies move toward greater digitalization and the storage of more valuable data, their digital security practices become more and more critical.

Emerson to help Indian oil company modernize automation operations

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The project will upgrade 14 different process units, including diesel hydro-treating units designed to reduce sulfur content and octane-boosting units either being installed or augmented with desulfurization technologies.

ABB to enhance process and power management for Philippines petrochemical facility

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The scope of supply includes 69kV high voltage air-insulated switchgear, UniGear medium-voltage switchgear, MNS low-voltage switchgear, power and distribution transformers, a capacitor bank, soft starter, IS-limiters and a process power management system.

Rotork to provide supply electric and pneumatic valve actuators and gearboxes to Chinese petrochemic

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The latest contract involves approximately 2,000 explosion-proof electric actuators to operate gate valves and ball valves in tank farms.

Rotork to provide supply electric and pneumatic valve actuators and gearboxes to Chinese petrochemic

  • News

The latest contract involves approximately 2,000 explosion-proof electric actuators to operate gate valves and ball valves in tank farms.