The Ethernet Alliance, an industry group dedicated to the expansion of Ethernet technology, has announced the formation of subcommittees chartered to support the IEEE 802.3 standards development process.
The Journal of Pharmaceutical Innovation, an international scientific peer-reviewed journal intended for the publication of research and review manuscripts, is seeking original manuscripts for publication.
Square D, the North American Operating Division of Schneider Electric, has announced today that on April 7, 2006, it filed suit against Scott Electric Company of Greensburg, PA, and a local retailer in the U.S. District Court located in Pittsburgh. Efforts by Square D to track down potential counterfeiters and protect intellectual property rights revealed that Scott Electric had reportedly sold certain counterfeit electrical products.
Eric Byres, one of the big names in SCADA security, has reportedly decided to leave the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) and join Wurldtech Analytics, bringing most of his research team and many of the projects with him.
Emerson Process Management has been awarded a contract from Bergesen Worldwide Offshore for supplying a safety and automation system (SAS), process instrumentation, and fiscal metering system for the FPSO BW Enterprise, one of the worlds largest vessels of its kind for production, storage, processing and offloading of oil.
WBF the Forum for Automation and Manufacturing Professionals will hold it's bi-annual European WBF Conference November 13-15 at the Mechelen Conference Centre near Brussels, Belgium. Abstracts and papers can now be submitted.
Process Control Systems Forum's 2006 Spring meeting will take place Tuesday, June 6, and Wednesday, June 7, at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines in La Jolla, California. The agenda reportedly will support the PCSFs mission to accelerate the design, development, and deployment of more secure control and legacy systems.