Articles & News on Chemical

Endress + Hauser earns IACET accreditation for IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

  • January 20, 2017
  • News

Upcoming classes in 2017 which offer CEUs at Endress+Hauser include I-101 Basic instrumentation in January, March, June, and September in Greenwood, IN.

Lehmann&Voss&Co opens Chinese production facility

  • December 19, 2016
  • News

Production at the plant will focus on LUVOCOM high-performance compounds as well as LUVOBATCH additives and masterbatches.

MYNAH announces expanded training partnership with ProSys

  • December 16, 2016
  • News

MYNAH will now have a Gulf Coast Sales & Service office located within ProSys’ Baton Rouge, LA and Houston, TX offices, as well as a European Sales & Service office located within ProSys’ Hurth, Germany office.

ISA's 2016 Process Control Symposium draws over 300 attendees

  • November 28, 2016
  • News

Attending engineers, technicians and plant managers gained the latest insights, news and trends in process measurement and control across key process industry sectors. Particular attention was placed on the critical issues in instrumentation, communications, control systems, safety and security.

ExxonMobil chooses Wood Group to automate polyethylene plant

  • November 16, 2016
  • News

Wood Group is currently providing process control systems detailed engineering, procurement and fabrication services for ExxonMobil Chemical’s multi-billion dollar expansion project at the Baytown and Mont Belvieu plants near Houston.

ABB announces APW virtual conference for the oil, gas, and chemicals industry

  • November 3, 2016
  • News

The event, “Outperform in an uncertain market,” will focus on the oil, gas and chemicals industry and will take place November 10, 2016, 11:00 am-4:00 pm EST. The online conference is free to attend.

Schneider Electric announces acquisition of Applied Instrument Technologies

  • October 24, 2016
  • News

The acquisition adds to Schneider Electric’s process automation portfolio that already includes Foxboro plant instrumentation, Foxboro and PlantStruxure PES process automation systems, Modicon PAC systems and Triconex safety systems.

The Inside Story: Visualizing Column Hydraulic Behavior and the Product Ecosystem

  • October 17, 2016
  • Feature

By Jennifer Dyment, AspenTech We all want the inside story. Greater visibility into asset performance can help chemical and energy companies gain a competitive edge. This article discusses how process engineers can quickly get to the root cause of operational issues and make informed decisions that impact the entire operation

Rockwell Automation acquires MAVERICK Technologies

  • October 4, 2016
  • News

Rockwell Automation, Inc. has acquired systems integrator, MAVERICK Technologies, to expand domain knowledge and help deliver innovative control and information solutions to customers in industries such as chemical, food and beverage, and oil and gas.

Czech chemical plant chooses Westermo switches for power control

  • October 3, 2016
  • Case Study

A complete new network backbone for power control and distribution as well as an upgraded network backbone for the emergency shutdown system has been built with Westermo switches to support the applications in the Ethylene unit.