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Ensuring pipeline physical and cyber security
Ensuring pipeline physical and cyber security

While there have not been reports of pipeline attacks on U.S. soil, there have been attacks in other countries. In 2008, a section the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceylan (BTC) pipeline in Turkey was reportedly the victim of a targeted cyber attack. The pipeline ruptured, exploded, and released 30,000 barrels of oil near Refahiye... Read More

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Automation safety: Clearer requirements arise for risk assessments
Automation safety: Clearer requirements arise for risk assessments

Automation has gained plenty of traction in the food and beverage processing industry thanks to benefits including cost savings, labor reduction and increased food safety. However, a slew of national... Read More

Active cyber defense cycle: Asset identification and network security monitoring
Active cyber defense cycle: Asset identification and network security monitoring

Understanding and monitoring networked infrastructure is the key to identifying cyber attacks. This is the reason that the second phase of the Active Cyber Defense Cycle (ACDC) is asset... Read More

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Rise of the service robots; comparison to industrial robots
Rise of the service robots; comparison to industrial robots

According to figures provided by the International Federation of Robotics (IFR) around 21,000 service robots were sold for professional applications in 2013, generating sales revenue of $3.6... Read More

Address the weak link in a cyber security plan
Address the weak link in a cyber security plan

A malicious and largely unknown targeted attack focused on oil tankers emerged and has been going on since August 2013. First discovered in January 2014, the motive in the ongoing attack is to... Read More

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2016 System Integrator of the Year
For the 10th System Integrator of the Year program, Control Engineering and Plant Engineering are looking for the best integrators in the automation business to feature on the cover of the Global System Integrator Report in December 2015. Winners are then inducted into the System Integrator Hall of Fame.
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Mid-range turbine air starter
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The ST150 turbine air starter with 47 horsepower aluminum motor is designed for fast starts on... Read More

Shaft machine for variety of machining operations
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Fork sensor series with red light and laser models

The PS series fork sensors are offered in visible red light and laser models and the rugged metal... Read More

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