Process Manufacturing

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Process Manufacturing December 11, 2021

Wastewater management firm acquires SCADA company

Inframark, LLC has acquired MR Systems, Inc., which specializes in providing automation, process controls, instrumentation, and SCADA systems for the municipal water and wastewater market.

By Inframark, LLC
ASRock and COPA will co-construct open-industrial control systems with information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) vendors to elevate the world's leading industrial companies in their journey through operation transformation and the accelerating Industry 4.0. Courtesy: ASRock, COPA
Process Manufacturing November 17, 2021

Open process automation-based control system announced

ASRock Industrial is working with the Coalition for Open Process Automation (COPA) formed by CPLANE.ai and Collaborative Systems Integration (CSI) on the development of the first open-industrial control systems based upon the Open Process Automation Standard (O-PAS).

By ASRock Industrial
Courtesy: ESA-CNES-ARIANESPACE
Data Acquisition, DAQ December 15, 2021

Launching rockets securely by converging IT, OT and high-speed DAQ

Converging information technology (IT), operational technology (OT) and high-speed data acquisition (DAQ) helps make an aerospace solid booster test bench safe from cyberattack.

By Grant M. Smith
Courtesy: Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC)
Simulators, Optimizers August 2, 2021

Top 5 Control Engineering articles July 26 to August 1, 2021

Articles about programming standardization, scalable IIoT networks, simulation and computer-aided design, programmable fibers and IEC 61131-3 structuring were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from July 26 to August 1, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
Courtesy: Seeq
Analytics December 27, 2021

Top 5 Control Engineering articles December 20-26, 2021

Articles about advanced analytics allowing engineers and data scientists to work together, and accelerating digital twin technology adoption were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from December 20-26, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Keagan Gay
Seven keys to a compliant PSM training program for Ammonia refrigeration
Process Safety January 11, 2022

PSM compliance training according to OSHA

To ensure the safest environment for employees, review current PSM training to verify that it meets OSHA requirements

By Ken Philo
Courtesy: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sensors, Actuators January 5, 2022

Flexible fiber lithium-ion battery developed for wearable devices

MIT researchers have developed a rechargeable battery can be woven and washed, and could provide power for fiber-based electronic devices and sensors.

By David L. Chandler