Archive for the ‘Event’ Category

Digital Transformation in 2018?

Posted in Event, Industrial IOT, Wireless on Monday, November 27th, 2017. 4 comments so far
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In a prior post, I mentioned that Emerson’s Jonas Berge is presenting at the Malaysian Tank & Terminal Tech Asia conference this week. It turns out that Jonas is a very busy person because he’ll also be presenting tomorrow at the ISA Malaysia Automation Conference and Exhibition (event hashtag: #ISAMalaysia). Jonas will present, Digital Transformation: […]

#POWERGEN 2017 Preview: Flexible Operations

Posted in Event, Power on Thursday, November 16th, 2017. No comments yet
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Author: Douglas Morris The new plants that are coming online today are already designed for fast start and flexible operations. With the changing generation mix, being able to move a unit is essential as fleets dispatch more renewables. But what about older plants that were designed to operate as baseload generation? Sometimes units must be […]

#POWERGEN 2017 Preview: Microgrids and Controls

Posted in Event, Power on Thursday, November 9th, 2017. No comments yet
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Author: Douglas Morris Microgrids are collections of generating sources that are coupled to operate as one either connected to or disconnected from (islanded) the main power grid (sometimes called the macrogrid). Being able to independently provide one’s power is becoming popular with standalone entities like colleges or universities, military bases, and remote locations. Hawaii is […]

Part 3 – Technology, Trends and Happenings from Emerson Exchange

Posted in Emerson Exchange, Event on Thursday, October 26th, 2017. No comments yet
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Our series of news-making videos from the Emerson Exchange conference concludes today. Here are Part 1 and Part 2 from the two prior days. In this 3:42 video, Jaime Froedge highlights how advancements in the DeltaV distributed control system simplify the process of collecting data, controlling the process, visualizing the data, and routing this data […]

Part 2 – Technology, Trends and Happenings from Emerson Exchange

Posted in Emerson Exchange, Event on Wednesday, October 25th, 2017. No comments yet
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Yesterday we featured several Emerson executives providing insights on trends, emerging technologies and service capabilities and other happenings in process manufacturing and production. Let’s continue today with five more videos from the recent Emerson Exchange conference. In this 4:10 video, Tanner Rundall discusses the importance of upskilling personnel to take advantage of the performance improvements […]