Posts Tagged ‘DeltaV’

Maintaining Secure and Reliable Control System Performance

Posted in Support Services on Thursday, December 1st, 2016. No comments yet
Tags: , , , ,

Control systems are the heart of manufacturing and production processes. Keeping them operating at peak efficiency while also keeping them secure requires time, energy and focus. Automation suppliers can play a large role in these efforts. News came out today of Guardian Support improvements and simplifications in how DeltaV distributed control system users can better […]

Effective Compressor AntiSurge Control

Posted in Project Services on Tuesday, November 29th, 2016. No comments yet
Tags: , , , , , ,

Centrifugal and axial compressors are at the heart of many production processes. Effective compressor automation and turbomachinery control not only impacts efficiency, but also safety, reliability, production throughput and energy usage. A complete turbomachinery control system consists of measurement devices, high speed controllers, control valves, guide vane drives, turbine governors and more. I spoke with […]

Module-Based Automation in NAMUR NE 148

Posted in Technologies on Friday, November 4th, 2016. No comments yet
Tags: , , , , ,

The NAMUR (User Association of Automation Technology in Process Industries) is: …an international association of user companies (established in 1949) and represents their interests concerning automation technology. NAMUR numbers over 140 member companies. NAMUR working groups exchange experiences to develop recommendations. One of the recommendations of the Modular Automation Working Group is NE Recommendation 148 […]

Implementing an Effective Alarm Management Program

Posted in Alarm Management, Emerson Exchange on Thursday, October 27th, 2016. No comments yet
Tags: , , , , ,

At the Emerson Exchange conference in Austin Emerson’s Kim Van Camp and exida’s Todd Stauffer presented Seven Steps to a Peaceful Control Room: How to Implement an Effective Alarm Management Program for your DeltaV System. Their abstract: Has the alarm horn become the nemesis of your operators? This presentation describes how to create (build) an […]

Alarm Management Live Q&A Highlights

Posted in Alarm Management on Monday, October 17th, 2016. No comments yet
Tags: , , , , , ,

The power of on-line technical communities is the knowledge exchange among experts. Instead of this knowledge being buried in email archives, it’s available for others to search and find—even well after the fact. Today we hosted a live Q&A session on alarm management for DeltaV systems in the Emerson Exchange 365 global user community. The […]