October 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.
Gettin' Social With ControlGlobal.com
Whichever Social Media Tools You Use, ControlGlobal.com Can Be Part of Your Experience
Community and Responsibility
Don't You Wish That Today's "One Percent" Were as Community-Inspired as Their Financial Ancestors Were?
Process Automation Systems: How Secure Is Secure Enough?
Where Do you Draw the Line in Applying Security to Your Systems?
Twitter Time Well-Spent
Using Twitter to Listen and Discover New Things Is Time Well Spent
DAQ Is Everywhere
From Traditional I/O to Smart Apps That Bring Info to Your Phone, All the Latest in DAQ
One Page Short of a Story?
Why Would You Not Mention the Most Popular Meters That Measure Both Area and Velocity?
Crude Oil Pipeline Control
Is It Possible to Maintain an Accurate and Stable Pressure Control Just Using Speed Control?
Bidirectional Flow Measurement
The Right Flowmeter Is a Balance Between Technical Needs and Cost-Efficiency
Bringing Advanced Process Control Home
McMilland and Weiner Talk With Arnold Martin About Model-Predictive Control. Read the Column and Learn About Martin's Accomplishments and Perspective
Process Automation Innovation in Orlando
We Try to Pursue Innovation in Our World, but We've Learned That Each of Us Can Make a Difference in Everyone's World
Process Simulation Pans Out for Goldmine
Barrick Gold Is Using Mynah's MiMiC Software to Simulate Multiple Processes for Training Operators and Improving Performance at Its New, $3.7-Billion Gold Mine in the Dominican Republic
Best Practices in High-Performance HMI Design
Having a Solid Foundation to Build On Is Extremely Important, and Having an Enforced Policy That Ensures Compliance Is Just As Important
Process Analyzer Information Online
Online Resources: Our Editors Search the Web to Bring You the Latest Information on Process Analyzers
Breathe New Life into Your Facility
Break the Band-Aid Habit. Fix Your System Right the First Time
One Remarkable Transmitter
Two Decades Ago Engineers Saw No Value in Smart Transmitters, but Today They Have All Finally Accepted the Fully Digital Transmitter and Its Value
Securing Control Systems in Cyberspace
One of Our Readers Says That Even the ISA99 Memeber Will Say It Is Hard to Quantify Security From Their Security Access Level (SAL) Work
Energy Demand to Fuel Global Pressure Transmitter Market
Pressure transmitter shipments, after returning to pre-recession levels in 2010, saw strong growth in 2011, even besting 2010's growth by several percentage points
Foxboro to Help Users Modernize, Virtualize Automation Infrastructure
Foxboro User Group Meeting Features New Invensys Execs. First meeting in five years explores Foxboro plans to help users modernize, virtualize automation infrastructure
Linde North America's Texas Plant Receives Responsible Care Certification
Linde North America has received certification of its Clear Lake, Texas, HyCO (hydrogen/carbon monoxide) plant under the American Chemistry Council's ("ACC") Responsible Care program.
Phoenix Contact USA Launches PT Wire Retention Strength Video Contest
Create a Video Showing Terminal Block Strength
Siemens Canada Celebrates 100th Birthday
On September 4, 2012, Siemens PLM Software turned 100 years old in Canada. Siemens Canada celebrated its 100-year anniversary at its new LEED certified headquarters in Oakville.
Swagelok Broadens Valve Line with IPT Acquisition
The new products will help meet customer demands for using higher pressures in their applications.