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Testing steam trap stations by temperature
Testing steam trap stations by temperature

The relationship between steam pressure and temperature makes temperature measurement extremely helpful in understanding many different operating conditions of steam components in the steam and condensate system. Read More

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Building a smarter actuator
Building a smarter actuator

Electric devices provide a better connection to smart maintenance systems.Read More

Process control sensor types and applications
Process control sensor types and applications

Taking accurate, reliable measurements of process parameters that matter is the first step to optimizing any control loop. You cannot improve what you do not measure. Process sensors help.Read More

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2018 ERP, IIoT and the Cloud Study
2018 ERP, IIoT and the Cloud Study

The IIoT for Engineers 2018 Enterprise Resources Planning, IIoT and the Cloud Study unveiled several key findings regarding usage of ERP, IIoT, and the Cloud. This includes connections to process... Read More

Evaluating the ISA 88 standard for batch control
Evaluating the ISA 88 standard for batch control

Deciding whether to employ a programmable logic controller (PLC), distributed control system (DCS) or a batch control depends on certain application requirements.Read More

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Digital Edition
Did you know a digital version of the magazine is released every month? It is easily viewed from your desktop or tablet device. The March issue of Control Engineering includes stories on digitalization integration, fog computing, condition monitoring, and Big Data.
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IIoT: Operations & IT Digital Report
This digital report will explore several aspects of how IIoT will transform manufacturing in the coming years. Among the topics covered are how to use IIoT to improve operations, how to do a better job of data analysis by using new technologies and new software, and how manufacturers are already using IIoT to affect changes in their operation. ​Learn more.
Upcoming Webcast
How to Improve Troubleshooting Efficiency on the Plant Floor
When equipment fails, manufacturers depend on the knowledge and skills of operators and mechanics to fix the problems. The key is to quickly find solutions to get the machine back on line. Unfortunately for many, the current systems and processes for resolving unexpected issues is inefficient and manual.

This webcast will discuss how to improve the way your workers troubleshoot resulting in better overall equipment effectiveness (OEE).

Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at 11 a.m. PT/1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

Sponsored by: Poka
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Pipe flange containment and remote monitoring system
Pipe flange containment and remote monitoring system

The Andax Xtreme Shell pipe flange containment system and remote monitoring system (RMS) is... Read More

Fork sensor series for mounting, liquid detection
Fork sensor series for mounting, liquid detection

PS series fork sensor from AutomationDirect additions include harsh duty U-frame sensors for food... Read More

Engineering tool for packaging OEMs
Engineering tool for packaging OEMs

Mitsubishi Electric iQ Monozukuri Packaging is designed to improve the productivity, quality, and... Read More

Loop-powered moisture transmitter
Loop-powered moisture transmitter

The AcuDew moisture transmitter from Edgetech has several display options including a loop-powered,... Read More

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PLCs and Analog Signals
Whether it is a pressure transducer, temperature transducer, proportioning valve, or other varying devices, they are most likely producing an analog signal. Programmable logic controllers (PLCs) deal with analog inputs and analog outputs. This allows the user to receive varying signals that allow for more precise control of a system. Learn more.