June 2010 Issue
CONTROL is the only magazine exclusively dedicated to the global process automation market with a readership of 65,000 plus engineering, operations and management professionals. The publication reports on developing trends, illustrates successful applications, and updates the basic skills and knowledge base that provide the profession's foundation.
Innovation's New Frontier
Q&A with Emerson's Peter Zornio
Birds of a Feather
If You Recognize Your Peers and Competitors Attending or Presenting at a Trade Group Seminar, Then You May Have Found Your Home
Network Tunnel Links Control and Vision
Swiss Paper Mill Uses OPC DataHub to Integrate Real-Time Data for Better Quality Management
Redesigned for How You Work
Both S-Series and M-Series I/O Hardware Can Coexist in the Same DeltaV System with No Trade-Offs or Incompatibilities
Could Cyber Terrorists Attack Our Company?
Less Than 25% of the Incidents Recorded in the RISI Database Represent Intentional Attacks on Control Systems
Redefining the Project Path
Emerson's DeltaV S-Series Allows Users to Add or Change I/O Types Whenever They Make Project Design Changes
The Early Reviews Are In
Emerson Revolutionize How the Process Industries Do I/O
Oil Ought to Be used As a Chemical Feedstock for Things Like Clothing, Building Materials and Shelter-Not Fuel
FISCO is Fortified Intrinsic Safety
More Power Means More Devices Can Be Connected to a Single H1 Port - Especially Now That FNICO Is Part of the FISCO Standard
The New Game in Fieldbus
Fieldbus Reduced the Number of I/O Cards Needed at the Control Room, but It Still Requires Third-Party Power Supplies and Power Conditioners
Calculate Your Project Savings
How Much Money Can You Save?
I/O on Demand: The New Paradigm
One of the Goals of Human-Centered Design Is to Eliminate Unnecessary Work
The Pressure Instrumentation Shop
Review the Latest Pressure Instrumentation Technology Here and More
What's Going On with Loop Performance?
Do You Know What the Most Common Performance Problems Are?
The 2010 Oil Spill
Readers Respond to the Current Oil Spill Crisis. See What They Have to Say
Pictures for Polymers
Be Brave. Be Persistent. Build Displays That Focus on the Values You Truly Need
Flexibility Without Compromise
Emerson's I/O on Demand Approach Transformed Users' Ability to Flexibly Deploy Modular, Distributed Safety Applications
It's Not Easy Being Clean
Sustainability Will Happen When We All Learn a New Economic Calculus
Getting Respect and Preventive Valve Maintenance
Touching On the Need for a larger Role and Added Recognition that Process Control Professions Deserves and Getting to the Bottom of a Mathematical Model Description for Water Treatment Plants
The Ultimate in Flexibility
44 % of Process Control Inputs Can Be Wireless with No Difficulty and for a Greenfield Plant That's a Savings of 7% Overall
Emerson Opens $30 Million Global Innovation Center
Go big or go home is the order of the day at Emerson Process Management's new Emerson Innovation Center
Honeywell to Acquire Matrikon
Honeywell signs an agreement valued at approximately $142 million USD to acquire Matrikon Inc.
Byres Security Wins Frost & Sullivan Award for Industrial Network Security
2010 World Customer Value Enhancement Award in Industrial Network Security Solutions
ABB Acquires Ventyx
ABB has agreed to acquire Ventyx for more than $1 billion from Vista Equity Partners to become a leading provider of software solutions for managing energy networks.