Yokogawa Solution Service Corporation, a subsidiary that oversees Yokogawa’s IA and control business in Japan, has received an order from JX Nippon Oil & Energy Corporation (JXE) to execute the front end engineering design (FEED) for a project to consolidate the control rooms and systems at its Mizushima-A oil refinery.
Yokogawa United Kingdom Ltd. has been awarded a multi-million pound contract by SSE Hornsea Ltd for the upgrade of one of the UK's largest onshore underground gas storage facilities, located at Atwick, East Yorkshire.
Yokogawa has released the FieldMate R2.06 Versatile Device Management Wizard, a versatile software program for configuring, adjusting, and managing a wide variety of field devices in factories and other production sites.
Wonderware has addressed certain vulnerablities in its Wonderware Information Server according to a report on ICS-CERT. Researchers at Positive Technologies Research, who found the vulnerabilities in the first place, have tested the update and have validated that it fixes the remotely exploitable issues.
Industrial Ethernet growth will remain higher than that of fieldbus. IHS believes that within 10 to 15 years industrial Ethernet will be the dominant networking technology in industrial environments and almost all components will offer Ethernet connectivity as standard.
U.S. taxpayers paid nearly $100 billion responding to damages caused by last years extreme weather events associated with climate change, about $1,100 per taxpayer, according to an analysis by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC).