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Safety does not come out of a box
Safety does not come out of a box

The solution to making your process plant a safer place isn’t something you can buy. Much of it depends on changing the ways your people work and think.Read More

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Model-based control, dead times, lag times
Model-based control, dead times, lag times

Distillation columns and precise composition control: Composition control is critical for economical operation of distillation columns. Model-based control techniques prevent purity problems... Read More

Managing the DCS upgrade
Managing the DCS upgrade

The right process can take out the guesswork and lead to a successful migration.Read More

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Multi-touch panel series, 7 inch HMI panel PC
Multi-touch panel series, 7 inch HMI panel PC

American Industrial Systems' (AIS) 7-in. HMI Panel PC is a fully-integrated commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) unit that features a robust and lower-power TI ARM Cortex-A8 AM3354 Processor 720 MHz and... Read More

Are Microsoft technologies still best for process control systems?
Are Microsoft technologies still best for process control systems?

Engineering and IT Insight: Process control architects and designers are questioning the 15-year wisdom that you cannot go wrong by picking the Microsoft environment for a process control system. See... Read More

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Apps for Engineers
CFE Media's Apps for Engineers is an interactive directory of more than 240 engineering-related applications for Android and iOS operating systems, that were created by various companies. The app will help users do their jobs better and save time, providing a "pre-sort" of relevant mobile engineering applications loaded with various calculators, catalogs, file viewers, measurement tools and more.
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Using programming standards to navigate your process
Using programming standards to navigate your process

A definite set of programming and HMI standards can alleviate the burden of navigating your... Read More

Factory acceptance testing with system simulators
Factory acceptance testing with system simulators

System simulators allow developers to test most of a new control system, but not the entire system.... Read More

Hazards encountered in industrial automation
Hazards encountered in industrial automation

Recognizing safety hazards is important in any work environment—in the office, commissioning on the... Read More

Separating good code from bad: The "paper-and-pencil" method
Separating good code from bad: The "paper-and-pencil" method

As the digital age continues to grow, the automation industry keeps up with upgrading or replacing... Read More

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