January 2015 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 what-if analysis (fault tree analysis) is the key, and SIS standards committee are a long way from understanding that.
Troublesome gaps in communication between smart transmitters and older systems can make diagnosing faults a tricky problem.
Using PLCs or PACs and Ethernet as gateways to digital communication protocols can be a low-cost alternative
But no interoperability between WirelessHART and ISA100 is holding back more universal adoption.
Improved enterprise connectivity solutions bring process applications closer to upper-level systems and enable faster, better decisions and more efficient operations.
Real-time analytics, diagnostics and decision support pays off for Saudi Aramco Abqaiq Plants
2015 Control Readers' Choice Award Winners Represent More Than 80 Process Control Software, Hardware and System Categories
Greg McMillan and Stan Weiner Speak with Electrochemical Measurements Expert Jim Gray About the pH Electrode and Its Full Potential as a Measuring Tool
Modeling the Weather, Measuring Bulk Solids with Radar and Benchmarks for Loop Checking Productivity
Our Experts Tackle Three Difficult Questions
Forget the Flying Cars and Look at Some of the Real-Life Advancements in Process Technology . The Industrial Internet of Things, Smart Factories, and Better Applications Are Bringing Us the Advanced Technology We Really Need.
Because Big Data is Really More of the Same Data, Engineers and Other End Users Find Ways to Take Advantage of New Sources of Intelligence
Control's Editors Browse the Web to Get the Latest Innovations in Flow. Here's What They Found
Smart Drives, Mechatronics, Variable-Speed Drives and More Power Options
Who Should Have the "Last Word" on Safety, the Machine or the Operator?
New Technology, Service Offerings Speed Project Execution and Improve Plant Performance
ProSys and UCDS Become Partners, Beckhoff Automation Gets New president, Fieldbus Foundation Reaches Milestone and Hoffer Flow
ABB joins the Industrial Internet Consortium in 2015
Here are the 10 most interesting trends affecting the role of IT in manufacturing organizations
Hitachi and ABB Have Agreed to Form a Joint Venture for High-Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) System Solutions in Japan
Siemens Joins 500 Organizations That Have Had Their Programs Vetted