July 2008 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.
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Manufacturing Isnt Going Away, Toffler Pointed Out, Any More Than American Agriculture Went Away A Hundred Years Ago
Control Editors Make Prognostications on the Future of Automation Technologies. We Have These on Video
Covering Intrinsically Safe Systems and Asking, How to Preserve Instruments/Valves In A Closing Plant?
Process Control Will Play a Key Role In the Transition From the Fossil/Nuclear Economy to the Solar-Hydrogen Economy of the Future
When The Loops Valve Positioner Loses Power, the Loop Will Experience an Upset No Matter Where the PID Is Solved
Engineers Must Now Keep Up with a Lot of Microsoft Hot Fixes and Software Patches to Solve Vulnerabilities
Controls Monthly Resource Guide
Both Leaders and Followers Need to Cultivate Their Skills to Create a Successful Process Automation Environment
Read Our Expanded Coverage, Including the System Integrators View
Senior Pharmaceutical Executives Agree, the Motif of Batch Manufacturing Will Change Dramatically In the Next Dozen Years
How to Find Out Whats Really Going On In Your Process
The Development Took Five Yearsfor An Analyzer Whose General Principles of Operation Have Been Known for Many Years
Ask the Experts, on ControlGlobal.com, is moderated by noted process control authority Béla Lipták. Béla and his cadre of leading experts in process automation, recruited from among the co-authors of the Instrument Engineers Handbook 4th Edition, are in the box all month answering process control questions from all comers.
Truly Useful Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) Software Never Dies
The Memories of Loops Gone Bad and Processes Gone Wild
StatoilHydros Integrated Operations Earned $1.5 Billion in Added Reserves Last Year, with Expected Savings of $60 Billion by 2015
Site-Wide Analyzer System Reliability Requirements
Read Andrew Bonds Industrial Automation Insider, a monthly newsletter covering the important industrial automation news and issues as seen from the U.K.
The Answers Not as Simple as It Might Appear
PlantBerries Wont Control Processes Any Time Soon, but They Do Break the Link Between Many Workers and Their Control Rooms
With the Right Tools and Connectivity of OPC, IT Managers Can Determine Just How Green IT Is
Predictive Maintenance Keeps Valves Humming
SCADA and alarm management are runners up. Integration and business intelligence applications dont score so well.
ISA Offers Three New Certificate Programs
Meet Control System Integrators Association's New Chairperson
Emerson Now Has SIL 3 Certification
Free of Debt
Steve Hare says that Wonderware makes up 20% of the Process division
Foundation Fieldbus Technology Provides a Comprehensive Solution for SIFs and Enables Manufacturers to Build Foundation Fieldbus Devices in Compliance with IEC 61508
Universal Solution for Device Integration
Foundation Fieldbus Users Access FDT/DTM Technology
An Independent Rockwell Is More Valuable Than It Would Be Either Merged or Acquired
Innominate Is Acquired by Blomberg
Copa-Data Integrates Its SCADA Package with the ADAM-5550 Programmable Application Controller
Innovative Ways of Exploiting Existing Technologies and Intellectual Property
ABB, A Powerful Brand in Flowmeter Technology
How Do You Reduce Your Electricity Bill?
Developing a Family of Universal Industrial Wireless Standards
Aberdeen Groups Annual Top 100 List of Most Influential Technology Vendors for 2008
Programmable Logic Controller Worldwide Outlook Estimates A worldwide PLC Market Growth
The Strategize to Optimize September conference also puts the spotlight on industry executives and their response to todays workforce challenges