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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  • ISA releases iOS app to calculate process variables and loop signals 
    ISA releases iOS app to calculate process variables and loop signals

    The tool is at users' fingertips on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch, and it allows the user to choose from a variety of engineering units (like...

  • ISA announces publication of Detecting Leaks in Pipelines book 
    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.

  • GF Piping releases 200 page Valve Technical Handbook 
    GF Piping releases 200 page Valve Technical Handbook

    The Valve Technical Handbook provides a resource for customers seeking detailed valve information. Over 20 manual valves and 22 actuated valves in...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Four Common Sources of Inaccuracy in Sensor Measurements 
    Four Common Sources of Inaccuracy in Sensor Measurements

    By CAS Dataloggers
    This White Paper from CAS DataLoggers addresses four measurement accuracy issues in the order of most to least common.

  • Benefits of Intelligent Valve Actuation in Low Temperature Environments 
    Benefits of Intelligent Valve Actuation in Low Temperature Environments

    By Rotork
    With the current emphasis in the oil and gas industry on unmanned, remotely operated sites, often utilising renewable energy sources in...

  • The Advantages of Using Flow Meters to Reduce Pressure Drop 
    The Advantages of Using Flow Meters to Reduce Pressure Drop

    By Dave Grumney, FLO-CORP
    Plant operators rely on plant air pressures to maintain properly working equipment and systems. This article discusses...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Honeywell to provide process control for Chinese petrochemical company 
    Honeywell to provide process control for Chinese petrochemical company

    Honeywell UOP will supply a range of technologies in the form of license, design, key equipment, and state-of-the-art catalysts and adsorbents,...

  • Opto 22 helps Pioneer Energy enhance visibility of oil wells 
    Opto 22 helps Pioneer Energy enhance visibility of oil wells

    Pioneer Energy faced a significant engineering challenge: how do you reproduce—and exceed—the processing capabilities of an entire gas...

  • Rotork provides automated shut-off for heating pipelines in Northern Sweden bridge 
    Rotork provides automated shut-off for heating pipelines in Northern Sweden bridge

    Opened in 2014, the 2.1 kilometre bridge also carries two 400 mm diameter district heating pipelines which are now protected by an emergency...

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    EVENTS

    in Process Automation
    April 24, 2017 - April 28, 2017
    Hannover


    HANNOVER MESSE covers a wider range of themes and exhibits than any other event – R&D, industrial automation and IT, industrial supply, production engineering and services, as well as energy and environmental technology.

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    TRAINING

    in Process Automation
    May 2, 2017 - May 4, 2017
    Birmingham , AL


    The course will cover fundamentals of process variable measurements; process control loops and tuning with process control exercises. Programmable Logic Controls (PLC), Distributed Control Systems (DCS), and final control elements will be presented and discussed. The course is directed towards engineers, technicians, I&C team leaders, sales personnel, and other technical/automation...