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Fixing PID, Part 3
Fixing PID, Part 3

PID: Proportional-integral-derivative controllers may be ubiquitous, but they’re not perfect. Consider how deadtime affects integral action.Read More

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Four overlooked aspects of risk management, process safety
Four overlooked aspects of risk management, process safety

Process safety trends in risk management and functional safety: The basic process control system (BPCS) focuses on optimizing the process for business continuity. Risks mitigated through... Read More

PLC vs. PAC vs. IPCs
PLC vs. PAC vs. IPCs

Know the features, limits, and compatibilities to select the right controller: programmable logic controller (PLC), programmable automation controller (PAC), or industrial PC (IPC). Choosing the... Read More

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Process safety: Shutdown failures
Process safety: Shutdown failures

Incidents are typically the result of multiple failures to address hazards effectively—represented by the holes in successive slices aligning.Read More

Blast furnace and stove control systems see a retrofit
Blast furnace and stove control systems see a retrofit

A major Midwestern steel producer sees a sequenced changeover of all process control parameters, which yields successful implementation of a system upgrade with minimal downtime. A system integrator... Read More

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Control panel series for hazardous, non-hazardous locations
Control panel series for hazardous, non-hazardous locations

The Watconnect line of control panels from Watlow are now certified for hazardous and non-hazardous... Read More

Software connectivity and analytics system for improved process efficiency
Software connectivity and analytics system for improved process efficiency

Seeq Corporation announced the availability of connectivity to Inductive Automation’s Ignition... Read More

Simulation program for processing, hazardous applications
Simulation program for processing, hazardous applications

The KBC Co-Pilot Program from KBC Advanced Technologies (KBC) is designed to remotely support the... Read More

Vibrating fork level detector for level detection
Vibrating fork level detector for level detection

Emerson Automation Solutions' Rosemount 2140 is a wired Hart vibrating fork level detector and is... Read More

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