Controlling Interests Editors' Blog

@exida Certifies @ITT-Neo-Dyn Switches for #functional_safety #pauto #sis #automation #sensors

exida has certified ITT Neo-Dyn family of pressure, differential pressure, vacuum and temperature switches for functional safety use in SIL 3 locations

We Have Moved! Well, Sort of... #pauto #automation #CMS has moved to a new CMS (Content Management System) and I think you'll like the results

@Foundation_Fieldbus User Seminar Comes to Chicago #pauto

The Only Foundation Fieldbus User Seminar for the Midwestern United States Comes to Chicago September 18

Walt Boyes on the Millenial Generation and Automation #pauto #automation #abb

Walt Boyes weighs in on how to work with the Millenial Generation in a blog post on ABB's process automation insights blog

@Metso supplies crushing plant and simulator to vocational college #pauto #mining #automation

The Taivalkoski unit of Oulu Vocational College (OSAO) has invested in a fully automated, track-mounted Metso Lokotrack crushing plant. The plant will be used in education, and it will be inaugurated in October 2013. OSAO is the first educational institution in Finland to provide a fully automated, mobile crushing plant...

@HIMA-Sella Introduces New Two Tier Failsafe SIS for Nuclear Plants #pauto #sis #safety #automation

Hima-Sella to develop a two-tier, fail-safe Instrument Protection System to include the EMPHASIS-approved Planar4 logic solver

@Invensys Partners with @Microsoft in @CityNext #pauto #automation

Invensys is working with Microsoft on CityNext, an initiative designed to help governments, businesses and citizens reimagine what is next for their cities.

@exida accepts nominations for 1st annual safety awards #pauto #sis #automation #process_safety

exida, the world’s foremost technical authority and certification agency, is pleased to announce its 1st Annual Safety Awards. The awards are meant to honor the most outstanding functional safety products certified by exida per IEC 61508 in the following categories

@PeggySmedley keynotes ISA MARKETING AND SALES SUMMIT #ISAMS #M2M @Connected_World

Join us at the 8th Annual ISA Marketing & Sales Summit on Thursday, September 12, 2013, for the conference keynote presentation by Peggy Smedley, Editorial Director of Connected World magazine.

I will be using this to teach...Measuring Marketing Second Edition #ISAMS #pauto #pr

Editor in Chief Walt Boyes will be teaching out of this book for a good part of the Master Class in Marketing Communications and Public Relations for the Automation Industry.