Courses in this module address topics such as: PID loop tuning, advanced process control, process sensors, instrumentation, and more...
The Power of Integration by ABB: Integration brings significant value to process automation applications. Integration enables collaborative control system environments, improves operator effectiveness, helps generate cost effective control solutions, drives seamless control strategies and provides a flexible evolution path for existing systems.
ABB's System 800xA is an integration platform with unparalleled connectivity to plant systems, applications and devices that improves operations, engineering and maintenance. Integration lets ABB deliver systems that can leverage the power of integrated information from integrated process and power automation, to integrated process and safety, to integrated smart devices. A single visualization environment provides context and decision support, enabling operators to be as effective as possible. Visit www.abb.com/controlsystems to learn more.
This white paper will explore using State Based Control as a plant automation control design based on the principle that all process facilities operate in recognized, definable process states that represent a variety of normal and abnormal conditions of the process. Learn how SBC delivers direct benefits to its adopters in a variety of Operational Excellence categories.
FF HSE has been available to automation system suppliers since 1999, but few of these suppliers have provided the full features and functionality offered by this technology to their clients. Learn how FF HSE can help you reduce capital cost, improve process visibility and eliminate the need for controller peer to peer communications to share device information.
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Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey