Nominees being accepted for Plant of the Year award
The FieldComm Group is seeking qualified nominees for the 17th annual Plant of the Year Award. End users and manufacturers from all world areas are encouraged to enter their plant or customer’s plant. The FieldComm Group Plant of the Year is presented to end user companies in the process automation industry to recognize the exceptional and valuable application of Foundation Fieldbus and/or HART Communication technologies. Nominations will be accepted until May 31, 2019.
“Selection of the Plant of the Year is based on a plant’s use of our field communication and integration technologies – not on the size or location of the installation. We are seeking a plant that has taken the capabilities of Foundation Fieldbus, HART, HART-IP or WirelessHART enabled devices beyond configuration and calibration,” said Ted Masters, FieldComm Group president and CEO. “It can be a plant that is using real-time device diagnostics and process information integrated with control, information, asset management, safety systems or any other system to lower operating costs, reduce unplanned downtime and improve operations.”
This award has been presented to plants who have demonstrated significant savings and benefits by making a digital transformation utilizing the information available in their smart measuring devices improving reliability, quality, safety or compliance. revious recipients include MRPL, Shell, MOL, Nucor Steel, Dow Chemical, Monsanto, Shell,, Statoil, and Sasol.
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