The fundamental purpose of a HART transmitter is to measure the input process signal and convert it into an accurate output signal and calibration is key.
When coupled with diagnostic software, smart positioners can be used to reduce maintenance costs and outages.
MIT researchers have created the first fabric-fiber to have digital capabilities, ready to collect, store and analyze data using a neural network.
Cover Story: Reasons for calibration include new instruments, repairs or modifications or scheduled care. Learn details about calibration’s impact on preventive maintenance, schedules, documentation and more.
Gas turbine manufacturers have developed larger and more efficient units, which need to be supported by advanced feed water pumps (FWP) to ensure long-term reliability as well as cost-effectiveness.
The importance of flow measurement accuracy in the energy sector which makes traceability, supporting documentary standards and regulatory regimes is vital.
Modern tank gauging systems not only provide accurate and reliable level measurements, but also prevent overfills and predict roll-overs in cryogenic tanks storing LNG.
The designer should consider what problems should be avoided via diversity — use of a different approach or technology.
High demand for semiconductor chips is forcing companies to adjust and ensure their supply chains are resilient and can withstand the pressure.
Microelectromechanical system (MEMS) sensor suppliers are responding to new opportunities created by electrified and automated vehicles by developing inertial measurement units (IMUs).