May 2012 Issue
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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.
If Your Functional Safety and Cybersecurity Programs Aren't Intertwined, You May Not Be as Safe as You Think
A Plant That Can Be Easily Penetrated by an Evil-Doer, or a Plant That Can Easily Have a Cyber-Induced Accident Is, by Inspection, Not a Safe Plant
What's Stalling VFD Adoption? It May Not Be What You Think
This Month We Search the WeB For Fieldbus Resources. See What We Found
Now PCs Are Used to Perform Critical Real-Time Control in Applications Closely Related to Process Plants
Presentation is Key! See How a Retired Professional Inspires Kids to Be Interested in Science and Engineering. The More Flash, Splash and Wow, the Better
The Right Flowmeter Is a Balance Between Technical Needs and Cost-Efficiency
The Drilling for Oil and Gas Will Be With Us for Some Time, the Only Contribution Our Profession Can Make Is to Improve the Safety of These Processes
Is the Famous Ziegler-Nichols (ZN) Open-Loop Tuning/Closed-Loop Tuning Parameter Calculation for Interacting or Non-Interacting PID?
McMillan and Weiner Asks Hans Baumann About His Most Notable Innovations in Control Valves.
We All Search the Web Differntly, and There Are many Shortcuts to Get Better Results. Here Are Just a Few
The Industry Needs Rebranding. Young People Today Think That Working in Power or Petrochemical Plants Involve Shoveling Coal, But A Graphical Presentation Can Easily Change This Point of View
Dear Plant Manager, We See a Chance to Get Distinctive and Strategic Value From Intelligent Devices; Give Us a Chance to Prove We Can Do It
It's Not the Best Solution for Loop Control. Here's Why
The THLink Network Adapter Himstedt Provides Visibility to Not Only Network Health, But Also Gives Operators the Ability to Troubleshoot Device Alarms from the Control Room
See Some of the Latest in Level Instrumentation Here
User Event in Houston Touts First-Quarter Success and Strong Emphasis on North American Growth
EAM and FSM Market Achieve Strong Growth in Service Field Despite Difficult Economic Environments
ODVA Releases Its First Round of Specification Enhancements for 2012
Phoenix Contact Received Deutsche Messe AG's 2012 Hermes Award for Its Lightning Monitoring System
Two Process Automation Product and Systems Providers Have Been Tapped by Certification Organizations in Recognition of Their Product and Production Quality