Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:25:10 -0500New product is lightweight, compact, runs on 12-24 VDC, and features a spring-return fail-safe that closes the valve when its power is lost.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:05:00 -0500
The 2017 RSA Security Conference had more discussions of ICS cyber security which is important as RSA is the mainstream of cyber security. On the other hand, some of the discussions were misleading with some speakers unaware of control system issues – an all too common problem.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:19:00 -0500Industry embracing technology, finding new ways to pare the labor force.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:03:00 -0500Protocol organizations report progress toward proficiency in process control applications.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:31:01 -0500Offers the ability to view video, supply power, and control the camera over one standard Ethernet cable via GigE Vision and Power over Ethernet (PoE) industry standards.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:27:00 -0500Level, flow and density instrumentation offer cost-effective ways to assess process fluids.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:09:24 -0500Brings functionality that makes improving plant operations easier and faster, including better mining and solids process simulations, simulation performance enhancements and optimizations, and a new simulated I/O driver for Siemens PCS7 and S7 systems.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:14:00 -0500Company's Middle East & Africa subsidiary has received an order from Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority to provide control systems for its Layyah Power and Desalination Station in the United Arab Emirates.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 15:09:00 -0500What's required are endlessly repeated demonstrations of value and slow chipping away, until formerly radical ideas gain enough critical mass to go mainstream, says Jim Montague
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 14:03:00 -0500In today's automated world it is not always easy to get the movement our bodies need to work properly.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:17:00 -0500You can choose from many different sensors on the market today to measure all types of natural phenomena.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 13:47:00 -0500The U.S. Dept. of Energy, Environmental Protection Agency, and Emerson Process Management, among others, offer a series of white papers, guides and other resources.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:15:00 -0500As an alternative to battery power, wireless power transfer improves process control and can pay for itself through reduced variability and higher profitability.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 11:19:00 -0500Lab focuses on intelligent systems connecting operations, IT, microgrid control and communication, advanced control for manufacturing, and asset monitoring of heavy equipment.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 11:05:15 -0500Includes an “industry first” UL 489 Branch Circuit Breaker with Ground Fault Relay (GFL Series) that combines a ground fault equipment protector with a UL 489 branch circuit protector.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 11:13:00 -0500By the end of 2017, Lynemouth Power Station near Newcastle, Northumberland, U.K. will be fueled by approximately 1.4 million tons of wood waste per year, and supply the U.K. national grid with up to 390 megawatts of low-carbon electricity.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 10:53:23 -0500Enables the connection of EZAutomation devices even if in an inaccessible location, giving users direct control from a computer connected over WiFi.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 09:25:00 -0500Books and courses in academia tend to address control issues on a more theoretical level, and even when partnering with industry, some practical information may be lacking. Greg McMillan and Stan Weiner offer their list of 'deal breakers' with regard to these vital applications.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 14:18:00 -0500SK15407 Maxxdrive is mounted on a swing base with a 600-HP motor, has a torque rating of 2 million lb-in, and can moves loads of several hundred tons.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 13:45:00 -0500There’s a balance to seek between automation and relying on human perceptions, knowledge, training and decision-making, says John Rezabek