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PID math demystified, part 1
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Most process control engineers have been exposed to the basic equation in a form that looks something like this: More than you want to swallow in one bite? Let’s break this down into the major components: Output: u(t)  is the output of the controller at the end of the scan. If the output of the controller... Read More

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Simulators use math to create virtual processes
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Imagine these situations: A designer creates a model of a part for an automotive enclosure on a computer. As part of that process, the computer generates instructions that can be uploaded to a... Read More

Steam production plant getting automation upgrade
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Honeywell announced it will provide a comprehensive automation solution for a new steam production plant in Finland. The contract, awarded by environmental management specialists Ekokem, covers all... Read More

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Integrating IP video with SCADA platforms
Integrating IP video with SCADA platforms

Moxa demonstrated an integrated platform, using IP video and Ethernet I/O for data collection and operations management, at the 2013 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC). "SCADA has changed... Read More

Valve actuator and controls extended
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Emerson Process Management's FieldQ rack and pinion fully integrated valve actuator and controls is designed to provide cost-saving diagnostic capabilities. The updated capabilities greatly... Read More

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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

Operator training simulators can help meet plant-wide safety goals
Operator training simulators can help meet plant-wide safety goals

Operator training simulators (OTSs) can be a major asset to a large plant or refinery. However,... Read More

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