Melissa Stiegler Tuesday 12.06.2016

Wireless takes control for industrial applications

Wireless transmitters are being widely used for monitoring, but recent developments show wireless also is suitable for real-time control for any application.

Gary Jacott, Motion Industries Monday 12.05.2016

VFD efficiency: Three best practices

The use of variable frequency drives (VFDs) has many benefits including improved process control, energy savings, higher reliability and reduced wear and tear.

Rick Schear Monday 12.05.2016

Steps to ensure proper installation of monitoring and metering equipment

Following best practices for proper field device installation will help avoid performance issues and help designers realize the true return on investment (ROI).... read more

Chris Vavra Monday 12.05.2016

Top 5 Control Engineering articles November 28 to December 4: Process automation systems, Engineers' Choice finalists, robotic programming advancements, more

Articles about process automation systems, the Engineers' Choice finalists, robotic programming advances, SCADA/HMI cybersecurity, and IoT control system optimi... read more

Richard Meyerhoefer Sunday 12.04.2016

Controller for crane testing

Inside Machines, hydraulic control: Verifying load parameters when testing mobile cranes is important to verify quality, which matters for functionality and saf... read more

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