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Is that light supposed to be blinking?
Is that light supposed to be blinking?

Do you ever get the feeling that trying to find what’s in alarm on your HMI graphics is a bit like playing the “Where’s Waldo” game? There are so many things blinking and so many colors on the screen that you can’t tell which one just went into alarm. Is it an important alarm? Could be, but how can you tell since... Read More

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DCS market may be crucial in Invensys bidding
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The announcement last week that Schneider Electric is in negotiations to purchase Invensys has led to speculation of a bidding war for the London-based company, an analyst for research firm IHS... Read More

Safety isolators and splitters
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Moore Industries’ SSX and SST Safety Isolators and Splitters are designed to provide isolation and signal conversion for HART data in functionally safe process control settings. The... Read More

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Temperature/process meters
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Omega’s Dpi-AL series configures meters with alarms that have universal inputs, strong accuracy, 2 relay alarm outputs, programmable color displays, built-in excitation, AC... Read More

Transmitter with batch controller capabilities
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GF Piping Systems' second generation Signet 9900 Transmitter features a Batch Controller option and supports multiple parameters that include flow, pH/ORP, Conductivity/Resistivity,... Read More

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Enhancing piping, instrumentation diagrams to fit your needs
Enhancing piping, instrumentation diagrams to fit your needs

When I start work on a project, the first thing I do is get an understanding of the process that... Read More

Enterprise batch records and enterprise manufacturing intelligence
Enterprise batch records and enterprise manufacturing intelligence

In past blog posts where I’ve talked about enterprise batch records, I’ve also mentioned the... Read More

Program development: How to simplify a complex system
Program development: How to simplify a complex system

"If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough." - Albert... Read More

Converting control systems: Take the time to improve control strategy
Converting control systems: Take the time to improve control strategy

One of the most frustrating expressions I see in scope documents is, “Convert the existing control... Read More

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