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Inspire 2014 Conference Covers Process Safety

  • March 28, 2014
  • News

The theme of Inspire 2014, May 6-8, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, is how the interaction among Culture, Safety and Technology can be used to improve safety in process plants.

MAVERICK Technologies Named Best system integrator

  • March 27, 2014
  • News

CIO Utilities Technology magazine named MAVERICK Technologies the best source for automation in the utilities industry.

New Emerson Facility Features Integrated Operations (iOps) Center

  • March 26, 2014
  • Feature

By Bill Lydon, Editor Emerson invested nearly $70 million in a new 282,000-square-foot Innovation Center in Round Rock, Texas. The center serves as the global headquarters for Emerson’s automation systems and project services business, which helps customers safely, reliably and profitably operate facilities in various industries.

Honeywell to supply modeling software to China

  • March 25, 2014
  • News

Honeywell’s Refining and Petrochemical Modeling System (RPMS) and its Intuition Executive advanced information management software will be installed in 17 PetroChina refining and petrochemical sites across China.

T√úV Rheinland Offers REACH Registration Services in U.S.

  • March 21, 2014
  • News

REACH is a European Community safety and environmental regulation that deals with the registration, evaluation, authorization and restriction of chemical substances.

Lockheed Martin to Acquire Industrial Defender

  • March 12, 2014
  • News

Industrial Defender is a provider of cyber security solutions for control systems in the oil and gas, utility and chemical industries.

ACM Facility Safety Announces Spring Process Safety Courses

  • March 7, 2014
  • News

Classes typically are a combination of classroom and hands-on training covering various aspects of process safety, including P&ID drawings, hazard and operability (HAZOP) studies, Safety Integrity Level (SIL), Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS), Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA), and similar topics.

ACM Facility Safety Offers Free Process Safety Workshop

  • February 21, 2014
  • News

The free workshop teaches the essential elements of Safety Instrumented Systems including how to comply with myriad safety requirements. The workshop is available in a two-day classroom in Calgary, or as a three-day webinar.

UOP to control Propylene plant in China

  • February 20, 2014
  • News

Ningbo Fortune Petrochemical, a Chinese petrochemical producer, selected UOP's C3 Oleflex process technology to convert propane to propylene.

Endress+Hauser sales reach $2.43 billion

  • February 4, 2014
  • News

Endress+Hauser Group increased its net sales by approximately 7 percent to over 1.8 billion euros ($2.43 billion) in the 2013 financial year.