Articles & News on Operations & Management

Alarm Management Solutions Continue to Outpace the Process Automation Market

  • News

New ARC Advisory Group research on the global Alarm Management market reveals that alarm management in general continues to be a big issue in hydrocarbon processing plants, chemical plants, power plants, and other industrial process plants around the world.

IMI Critical Engineering Forms Strategic Partnership With Vector Controls and Automation Group

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Vector Controls and Automation Group, a leading manufacturing representative, distributor, and service provider, announce that they have formed a strategic partnership with IMI Critical Engineering.

Network Connectivity: The New Era for Oil & Gas

  • by Shobhit Jain
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As industries strive to disrupt markets with new innovations, digitalization has proven to be a key driver in enhancing a company’s bottom line. The oil and gas industry is no exception.

Case Study: Rockwell Automation Helps Cut COVID-19 Test Strip Machine Build Time in Half

  • by Ed Karabec
  • Case Study

Our customers must keep moving forward–in the new world, they are navigating new needs. They might need fewer machines than before or twice as many. That requires us to be flexible.  

Digitalization Stack Buildout: AVEVA Acquires OSIsoft

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Industrial Software company AVEVA announced the acquisition of OSIsoft famous for the PI Historian for the purchase price of  $5 billion, expanding the company’s digitalization offerings.

TrendMiner Expands Global Network to Support Demand for Self-service Data Analytics

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TrendMiner has announced the global expansion of its partner ecosystem to the regions North and South America, the Middle East, Russia, Asia Pacific and Australia.

Wood and AspenTech Form Partnership to Deliver Optimized Asset Performance Management Solutions

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AspenTech and Wood announced a new partnership that will offer Wood’s clients Aspen Mtell® asset performance management (APM) technology for predictive and prescriptive maintenance.

The Future of Manufacturing Plants: Self-learning, Self-adapting, and Self-sustaining

  • by Melissa Landon
  • Feature

AspenTech is working toward what is called an SOP, or Self-Optimizing Plant.

Pandemic Accelerates Manufacturing Digitalization

  • by Bill Lydon
  • Feature

Attending the AVEVA World Digital Virtual Press Roundtable provided thoughts and insights about the impacts of the pandemic and recovery.

The Evolution of Telematics

  • by Sid Nair
  • Feature

Telematics will evolve from being a “dot on a map” tracking solution to a digital automation platform that ultimately guides an effective and fast decision-making process.