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Will Manufacturers Ride the Servitization Wave to Greater Profitability?
September 21, 2018

Will Manufacturers Ride the Servitization Wave to Greater Profitability?

By Charles Rathmann, IFS
Servitization is driven in part by limited opportunity for many product-centric companies to grow in terms of product revenue and profits—due to factors like downward price pressure, volatile demand and increasing prices for inputs and raw materials.

Wood Group releases ProGHG greenhouse gas reporting application
September 06, 2017

Wood Group releases ProGHG greenhouse gas reporting application

ProGHG has been developed by Wood Group’s specialist technical solutions business in Houston, and provides an enterprise-level application that automates data collection, integration and validation, and emission calculations up to automated reporting.

ISA announces publication of Detecting Leaks in Pipelines book
March 01, 2017

ISA announces publication of Detecting Leaks in Pipelines book

The book explores the complex requirements for effective leak detection of petroleum pipelines and improved pipeline safety.

CIMdata releases eBook on capital project success for EPCs
February 22, 2017

CIMdata releases eBook on capital project success for EPCs

This eBook presents CIMdata's perspective on the use of open standards, notably ISO 15926, to improve interoperability, and the application of integrated project execution and integration construction planning techniques to improve project efficiency.

Learn How Big Data & Analytics Deliver Practical Results with Significant ROIs - FREE Webinar
June 06, 2016

Learn How Big Data & Analytics Deliver Practical Results with Significant ROIs - FREE Webinar

Automation.com partners with Integration Objects to present this free webinar to help you find out how you can use your data to gain a deep understanding of your dynamic processes quickly, maximize your operations reliability and efficiency, and your asset availability.

January 13, 2016

ASTM Test Method Helps Reduce Problem of Asphaltenes in Oil Production

The standard covers gas oil, diesel fuel, fuel oils, residual fuel oils, lubricating oil, and bitumen, as well as crude oil that uses microfluidics and spectrographic techniques.

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ACM Facility Safety Offers Training Pass
November 12, 2015

ACM Facility Safety Offers Training Pass

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

ISA publishes book on Fire and Gas Systems
August 06, 2015

ISA publishes book on Fire and Gas Systems

The Performance-based Fire and Gas Systems Engineering Handbook is a guide to designing and implementing performance-based Fire and Gas Systems (FGS) for process industries.

Emerson releases RTU and HART configuration suite
November 19, 2014

Emerson releases RTU and HART configuration suite

The software suite enables local and remote configuration and real-time HART device monitoring in remote oil and gas applications such as wellhead automation, flow measurement, and tank overflow protection.

SignalFire publishes Wireless Telemetry Catalog
November 14, 2014

SignalFire publishes Wireless Telemetry Catalog

Catalog covers telemetry products that support long-distance wireless communications in large scale environments such as those found in oil and gas, agriculture, water systems, forestry and public infrastructures.

ABB publishes product brochure for oil and gas well operations
June 04, 2014

ABB publishes product brochure for oil and gas well operations

The brochure lists ABB measurement products that may be applied to the various components, such as well heads, separators, fracking fluids, pump jacks, tank levels, storage, and gas transmission.

May 07, 2014

ACM Facility Safety Announces Summer Process Safety Courses

Training courses and workshops teach control systems designers, engineers and operators various aspects of process safety and how to meet worldwide safety requirements.

April 25, 2014

ISA and MAVERICK Present Control System Migration Webinar

On May 29, 2014, experts will discuss the challenges, problems and common mistakes involved in a process control system migration, and show how using front-end loading (FEL) practices help smooth the migration process.

 Video from Moore Industries shows Natural Gas and Oil Wellhead Applications
January 10, 2014

Video from Moore Industries shows Natural Gas and Oil Wellhead Applications

The video shows a typical natural gas wellhead set-up with HART instruments, which includes tanks that store liquid and gas remnants.

November 07, 2013

OGP updates Shale gas chemical disclosure web site

NGS Facts web site gives public access to information about the contents of the fracturing fluids being used for shale wells in Europe.

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ABB publishes brochure on chemical injection
November 06, 2013

ABB publishes brochure on chemical injection

Brochure explains ABB’s chemical injection application for flowing wells, production lines, and pipelines.

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ABB publishes Coriolis flowmeter leaflet
June 06, 2013

ABB publishes Coriolis flowmeter leaflet

Eight-page full-color leaflet describes CoriolisMaster FCB330/350 mass flowmeters for the upstream and midstream oil and gas industry.

Mettler-Toledo publishes weigh module integration handbook
February 06, 2013

Mettler-Toledo publishes weigh module integration handbook

Handbook provides expert advice on the design and application of load cells and weigh modules for tanks, silos, vessels, hoppers and conveyors.

McCrometer publishes Subsea Flow Meter Brochure
December 13, 2012

McCrometer publishes Subsea Flow Meter Brochure

Brochure explains the advantages of the V-Cone Subsea Flow Meter, which operates at pressures of up to 15,000 psi and depths down to 5,000 m.

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Endress+Hauser Introduces Operations App
October 28, 2012

Endress+Hauser Introduces Operations App

The free app provides mobile access to information about Endress+Hauser instruments, such as operating instructions and technical details, from a smart phone and other mobile devices.

October 17, 2012

LNG Production Facilities for Vehicle Fuel Website

Site has a list of all the LNG facilities around the country that have the capability to offload LNG into trailers for truck delivery to user sites.

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ABB publishes leaflet on new CoriolisMaster mass flowmeters
September 14, 2012

ABB publishes leaflet on new CoriolisMaster mass flowmeters

According to the leaflet, the new flowmeters provide unmatched measurement accuracies and easy installation and handling in a compact, space-saving design.

Metso announces free RapidDraw3D Valve Model Generator
August 28, 2012

Metso announces free RapidDraw3D Valve Model Generator

RapidDraw3D Valve Model Generator allows users to create realistic, to-scale, 3D valve assemblies and export them to any CAD program for use in plant piping diagrams.

Fieldbus Foundation Updates DesignMATE Design Tool
August 21, 2012

Fieldbus Foundation Updates DesignMATE Design Tool

The updates cover DesignMATE's library of registered devices, and revised terminology used within the software to align with current FOUNDATION fieldbus installations.

Emerson offers free online tool for WirelessHART network planning
June 27, 2012

Emerson offers free online tool for WirelessHART network planning

This free web-based application allows users to upload an image of their plant to design a customized wireless network using IEC-approved WirelessHART network standards.

ABB publishes flow measurement brochure
June 05, 2012

ABB publishes flow measurement brochure

The brochure covers the benefits of each flowmeter type, covering typical applications in process, oil and gas, power, hygienic, and water industries.

May 24, 2012

General Monitors Video Explains Photoacoustic Gas Analyzer

Product video explains the PA4000 Monitor’s gas detection principle and its application in a wide range of hazardous industrial environments.



Cooper publishes Guide to the Principles of Explosion Protection
March 20, 2012

Cooper publishes Guide to the Principles of Explosion Protection

Guide outlines the essential principles of explosion-protection with respect to electrical equipment installed in harsh, hazardous environments.

Moore Industries releases STA Safety Trip Alarm Video
March 13, 2012

Moore Industries releases STA Safety Trip Alarm Video

The video shows how the STA can monitor potentially hazardous events as well as initiating emergency shutdown procedures or alerting personnel of unsafe process conditions.

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McCrometer Adds Live Chat to Web Site
February 08, 2012

McCrometer Adds Live Chat to Web Site

The online Live Chat system allows customers to communicate directly with flow measurement experts.

EGE releases on-line sensor product finder
February 05, 2012

EGE releases on-line sensor product finder

Using the product finder, customers can now make a pre-selection according to medium type, medium temperature, sensor material and design, voltage supply, connection type and ATEX category.

RheoSense describes viscosity test protocol
January 30, 2012

RheoSense describes viscosity test protocol

Application note describes a viscosity test protocol that achieves viscosity measurement using only 20µl (microliter) of sample fluid.

January 10, 2012

ISA publishes Control Systems Engineer Technical Reference Handbook

The Handbook is a technical reference guide for the control systems professional, as well as a study aid for the Control Systems Engineering (CSE) Professional Engineer (PE) Exam.

January 05, 2012

Deeter announces three websites

The websites focus on the USA, the UK and Germany.

FCI publishes Flare Gas Flow Measurement Applications Brochure
December 22, 2011

FCI publishes Flare Gas Flow Measurement Applications Brochure

Brochure explains how the precision metering of flare gases and feed lines optimizes the disposal of waste gases in oil/gas land-based and offshore production fields as well as refineries.

OMEGA publishes automation catalog
December 21, 2011

OMEGA publishes automation catalog

Catalog contains 100 full color pages of products from Omega’s automation line: PLCs, smart relays, enclosures, process measurement and control devices, motion control sensors, HMIs and more.

McCrometer Installs Wet Gas Test Stand
December 20, 2011

McCrometer Installs Wet Gas Test Stand

Wet Gas Test Stand advances the physical understanding of wet gas flows without the constraints of traditional third party testing.

December 19, 2011

Harmonization of Pump Schemas with ISO 15926

Fiatech has published "Harmonization of Pump Schemas with the ISO 15926 Reference Data Library." The report provides an exploratory analysis of the work required to harmonize three technical activities.

Bosch Rexroth publishes pneumatic solutions brochure
December 13, 2011

Bosch Rexroth publishes pneumatic solutions brochure

Brochure covers industrial pneumatic directional control valves, cylinders and actuators, automation/handling devices, vacuum devices, electro-pneumatic pressure control devices, and more.

Yokogawa releases Analytical Sensor Wiring Guide app
December 09, 2011

Yokogawa releases Analytical Sensor Wiring Guide app

Available as an app for Android phones, the Sensor Wiring Guide covers all Yokogawa liquid measurement sensors and analyzers.