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Conquering complexity -
Emerson Process Management held a press conference at Rijswijk, their
Netherlands' headquarters on the 18th November 2009. It preceded the
Innovatie Middag user meeting held on the 19th November. The meeting
started with a focus on customer usability. They introduced a new
technology to improve the usability of automation systems products
helping to increase operator productivity.
PLATFORM is a high quality, monthly magazine with editorial, features and advertising relevant to professionals in the oil and gas industry.
Process safety management systems - This document describes key elements of a process safety management system, in a format based on the British HSE publication, HSG65, Successful Health and Safety Management.
Risk & Safety Blog:The objective of this blog is to provide readers with risk analysis insights in various industrial sectors - consumer products, health sciences, financial, medical devices, chemical processing, energy.
The Repository of Industrial Security Incidents is a database of incidents of a cyber security nature that have (or could have) affected process control, industrial automation or Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems.
The Dictionary of Engineering
An essential reference for all professional engineers, writers, and students, the Dictionary of Engineering covers 15,000 terms and concepts used in the major engineering disciplines, such as chemical, civil, design, industrial, mechanical, mining, acoustics, petroleum, and systems engineering.
The Read-out Instrumentation Signpost joined the bloggers and we set up our own Blog in March 2009...! This mostly talks about applications and technology. It also has a list of the more active bloggers in the field of automation.
A second blog was opened in July 2009. This is usually contains releases from companies where they do not have html copies on their website! Both are updated regularly!
In passing we should mention twitter, where we also have a presence. This is a useful way of keeping up with developments. Doing a search for "#PAuto" will get a list of information and links of interest to the process automation sector!
Mike Boudreaux, who is a Product Manager at Emerson Process Management might be useful to follow on Process Safety and Safety Instrumented Systems where he monitors explosions and similar catastrophies expecially in the US but also throughout the world.
Information about Publicly Accessible Mailing Lists (PAML) and how they are used. This is a good site with more publicly available mailing lists and was brought to our attention by a reader. (thanks Lisa!)
MIMOSA - a not-for-profit trade association dedicated to developing and encouraging the adoption of open information standards in manufacturing, fleet, and facility environments Ð information standards which enable collaborative asset lifecycle management.
Sorts through the confusing maze of technologies, standards and issues that is the current wireless landscape. With the help of Control's Editor in Chief Walt Boyes, you can discern the lay of the land and begin to figure out what wireless technologies - if any - are right for you.
If you like this page you'll love automation.com's cartoons!
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Safety Users' Group an independent professional community dedicated to Functional Safety (FS) and Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) for the process industries and others.
mtec 2009 Review - We have attended the mtec show in February since the beginning of the century. This year the date was changed to March though the venue is still Birmingham's NEC. We have now completed our review. A short report giving impressions on the show on the signpost blog.
Technodesigners is known for supplying high quality filters which prove to be very durable over time.
Business marketing On-line Strictly speaking not automation or even engineering but these guys have an engineering background and ounderstand how an engineer's mind works!
IntegratorGuide.com - an offshoot of Control listing contract engineering firms that offer their time, talents, and technology for industrial automation and control projects.
eDrive - new products, services and technologies in motors, drives, controls, power, electronics, actuators, sensors, ICs, capacitors, converters, transformers, instruments, temperature control, packaging, and all related subsystems and components for electrodynamic and electromotive systems.