Talking Head: Shinskey Provides Advice in Real Time for Process Control
Like the Medieval alchemist Roger Bacon's "talking head" F. Greg Shinskey will soon be providing real time process control expertise through ExperTune. Here's the press release from John Gerry, CEO of Expertune:
F. Greg Shinskey’s Advice Now Available in Real-Time
World-renowned process control expert F. Greg Shinskey will soon be providing advice to hundreds of plants, in real-time. ExperTune’s PlantTriage software has captured much of Mr. Shinskey’s process control knowledge in an on-line expert system. The software takes real-time data from any control system, then applies Mr. Shinskey’s rules, giving an instant analysis of process, control, instrument, and control valve issues.
F. Greg Shinskey is well-known in the field of process control. A practitioner of process control for over 50 years, he has received 17 patents, authored 7 books and over 100 articles. Mr. Shinskey is the recipient of ISA’s 2008 Lifetime Achievement Award, and has received entry into the Process Automation Hall of Fame. Mr. Shinskey’s approach to energy saving and process improvement have been adopted by many companies in the process industries.
John Gerry, President and founder of ExperTune says “Many of our clients have experienced very subtle and often misleading symptoms from their automation systems. Few plants have the luxury of such deep expertise on their staff. We are very excited to be able to bring Greg’s expertise into hundreds of plants at once.”