Process Automation 

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MEDIA

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Thomson releases web video "How to Install SB Series Power-Off Brakes" Thomson Industries, a manufacturer of mechanical motion control solutions, has released an educational video for design engineers, illustrating how to properly install its SB Series power-off...
Thomson releases web video 'How to Increase Rigidity in a Linear Actuator' Thomson has authored a range of educational videos, webinars and technical white papers to inform and guide design engineers, explain technology alternatives and simplify the linear motion...
FCI releases thermal dispersion sensing video for industrial processes The capabilities video explains how Fluid Components International (FCI) solves flow and level measurement problems for industrial process and plant applications around the globe with advanced...
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RESOURCES

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  • Advancing Automation: Sensors & Instruments, Volume XXI 
    Advancing Automation: Sensors & Instruments, Volume XXI

    With so many new tools and capabilities, it can be hard to keep up with innovations. That’s why Automation.com remains committed to being the top...

  • NK Technologies releases Ground Fault Considerations Tech Guide 
    NK Technologies releases Ground Fault Considerations Tech Guide

    The Ground Fault Considerations Tech Guide covers a wide range of topics and includes a selection guide, as well as a variety of case studies and...

  • Advancing Automation: Control Systems, Volume XX 
    Advancing Automation: Control Systems, Volume XX

    Learn the latest from industry leaders on everything from open automation systems for packaging machines to specifying process control systems...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • 80 GHz radar vs. ultrasonic:  Non-contact Level Measurement Technology Comparison 
    80 GHz radar vs. ultrasonic: Non-contact Level Measurement Technology Comparison

    By Greg Tischler, Vega Americas
    When it comes to non-contact continuous level measurement, radar and ultrasonic are two of the most common...

  • What is the Difference Between Frequency-Modulated Continuous-Wave (FMCW) and Pulsed Wave or Pulsed Width Radar? 
    What is the Difference Between Frequency-Modulated Continuous-Wave (FMCW) and Pulsed Wave or...

    By Hawk Measurement Systems
    The two types of non-contact level radar, Pulse Level Radar and Frequency Module Continuous Wave (FMCW) Level Radar...

  • Improving the Efficiency and Reliability of Water Systems with Variable Speed Pumps and Pressure Sensors 
    Improving the Efficiency and Reliability of Water Systems with Variable Speed Pumps and Pressure...

    By Daniel Mullen, Sensata Technologies
    Distributing water on a large scale has been a challenge that the world has tackled for decades. It is a...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Litum IoT helps Ferrero Group enhance worker tracking 
    Litum IoT helps Ferrero Group enhance worker tracking

    Ferrero needed a way to confirm that all its employees could be safely accounted when an emergency evacuation was underway.

  • Rockwell Automation helps Ithaca Beer enhance brewery automation process 
    Rockwell Automation helps Ithaca Beer enhance brewery automation process

    Working with OBG, Ithaca Beer Co. upgraded to a semi-automated brewing process based on the FactoryTalk Craft Brew solution from Rockwell...

  • Emerson helps BP Alaska enhance process safety with wireless pressure gauges 
    Emerson helps BP Alaska enhance process safety with wireless pressure gauges

    Rosemount Wireless Pressure Gauges work to contribute to decreased personnel and environmental risk by providing visibility into well integrity...

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    EVENTS

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    TRAINING

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    January 21, 2020 - January 23, 2020
    College Station , TX


    The Instrumentation and Automation Symposium for the Process Industries, now in its 75th year, continues to educate professionals and students. The Symposium focuses on current critical areas in instrumentation and automation.

    May 5, 2020 - May 7, 2020
    Birmingham , AL


    The course will cover fundamentals of temperature, pressure, flow, and level measurements; process control loops and tuning, with process control exercises. Programmable Logic Controls (PLC), Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Fieldbus Technology, and final control elements will be presented and discussed. Instructors are practicing engineers who are enlisted by the ISA Birmingham Section.