Top 5 Control Engineering articles November 27 to December 3: Engineers’ Choice finalists, SCADA and solar energy, 2018 technology trends, more
The top 5 most read articles online, from Nov. 27 to Dec. 3 for Control Engineering, covered the Engineers’ Choice finalists, SCADA and solar energy, 2018 technology trends, PID controllers, and process valve safety. Links to each article below.
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A multi-phase project led to a customized, cost-effective, reliable solar-powered automated gas distribution regulator monitoring system from Huffman Engineering, which improved the safety of Nebraska’s Metropolitan Utilities District (MUD) gas system.
With advancements in automation, industries need to stay on top of the challenges ahead.
Variations in the proportional, integral, derivative (PID) algorithm from one controller to the next can be confusing. Here are considerations when applying PID to your next implementation.
A detailed process hazard analysis (PHA) has to examine the human factors involved and identify, evaluate, and control potential hazards to prevent future process valve incidents from occurring.
The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on controleng.com, November 27 to December 3, for articles published within the last two months.
Chris Vavra, production editor, CFE Media, firstname.lastname@example.org.