December 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.
The Whole Sorry Story and Some Light at the End of the Tunnel
A New Three-Part White Paper by Swagelok Focuses on Understanding and Measuring Time Delay, Calibrating the Analyzer, and Maintaining Representative Samples
One Reason to Replace Old Systems Is Their Inability to Natively Interact with Smart Devices Speaking Open Protocols
Questions to Ask: Things to Look For
A Wrap Up of Measurements and Actuators, Valuable Advice for Projects, and an Amusing, Insightful List of "Things You Don't Want to Hear on Start-up"
Our Readers React to Our Article About Smart Manufacturing and Explain Why Stuxnet Happens and Why Everybody Is Vulnerable
The Requirements in the CIP Standards Are Pretty Good, but They Do Not Address Common Methods of Attacking a Protected Network
Visualizing the Filling Station of the Future. Are There Any Control Challenges? Transmitters, Is It Necessary to Provide Transient Protection?
Control's Monthly Resource Guide. This Month We Talk About Power Supplies
The Sad Fact Is Technical Education, Know-How, Experience and Responsibility Go Out the Window When Fast Money Shows Up
Since the Stuxnet Worm Hit, Vendors and End Users Alike Are Thinking and Talking About Their Security Policies
Here are Applications for Every Aspect of your Process Automation Environment.
Introducing Yokogawa's CA450 Process Multimeter
Systems Integrator Helps Desert Districts Conserve Precious Resource
Genentech Checks Steam Traps and Freezers to Find Energy Savings and Improve Uptime
Smart, Safe and Sustainable Are the New Black in Manufacturing
Honeywell is putting its corporate weight behind efforts to encourage young people to become engineers.
The Wireless Plant of the Future
New Version of CHARMs With Intrinsically Safe Approval
GE has emerged from three years of relative inactivity in the take-over market with around $25 to $30 billion to spend on share buy-backs and acquisitions
ABB and Dresser Masoneilan agreed to collaborate on emergency shutdown valve (ESDV) integration with the ABB System 800xA
IOM Europe seeking to establish its own European identity
ABB CoriolisMaster flow meters measure the mass flow rate and density of liquids that contain up to 45% distributed gas inclusion
Rotameter is a Carefully Trade-Marked Word
UK PR consultancy CadenceFisher pulled off something of a minor coup last week by persuading arch-rivals Emerson, ABB, Siemens and Rockwell to present at the same session of its First Friday Club
The Automation Federation and the IET have signed a formal agreement to collaborate on efforts to advance and grow the automation profession.