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Getting the Most From Bulk Chemical Plants

  • April 1, 2016
  • Feature

By Terumi Okano, Aspen Tech Successful chemical manufacturers are now implementing advanced integrated software solutions to help them maintain production margins, improve product quality and continue to meet regulatory compliance.

Honeywell modernizes Russian ammonia plant

  • December 11, 2015
  • News

Honeywell upgraded the controls and safety system at TogliattiAzot’s production site in Tolyatti, Russia.

Honeywell to control coal-to-plastic plant in China

  • December 4, 2015
  • News

LUXI Chemical Group Co., Ltd. selected Honeywell process technology and automation controls to convert coal to key plastic building blocks.

Yokogawa to control methanol plant in Beaumont, TX

  • November 16, 2015
  • News

Yokogawa will supply CENTUM VP integrated production control system, ProSafe-RS safety instrumented system, Exaquantum plant information management system, and Plant Resource Manager (PRM) software package.

ABB gives Dow Chemical “Control Room of the Year” award

  • November 12, 2015
  • News

The Oyster Creek, Texas, Hydrocarbons Command Center uses ABB’s System 800xA Process Automation System to control all facets of production at the plant.

ACM Facility Safety Offers Training Pass

  • November 12, 2015
  • News

Pass provides unlimited access to process safety training courses along with other benefits for one low fee, representing a 90% discount from list prices.

2015 Chem Show celebrates 100 Years in NYC, November 17-19, 2015

  • October 19, 2015
  • News

The 2015 Chem Show’s exhibits will echo the importance of everything from electronics and wastewater management to the latest practices in sustainability, while exemplifying that controls and automation have dramatically changed the face of the industry.

Endress+Hauser provides process training unit to West Virginia college

  • October 15, 2015
  • News

PTU is fully equipped through joint efforts of Endress+Hauser, Rockwell Automation and BridgeValley Community and Technical College.

Emerson to automate Sasol petrochemical plant

  • October 13, 2015
  • News

Emerson will supply a DeltaV distributed control system, DeltaV SIS process safety system, and AMS Suite predictive maintenance software to automate the $8.9 billion complex in Lake Charles, La.

Endress+Hauser Announces Fall and Winter 2015 Training Courses

  • October 7, 2015
  • News

Classes typically are a combination of classroom and hands-on training on either the Endress+Hauser PTU (Process Training Unit), a full-scale, working process skid with on-line instrumentation and controls, or live instruments in training stands, both designed to simulate operating conditions.