Posts Tagged ‘Solve & Support’

Improving Turnaround Planning and Execution

Posted in Project Services on Monday, February 20th, 2017. No comments yet
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Continuously operating process plants need to plan outages, also known as turnarounds, from time to time to perform maintenance and improvements not possible while the process is online. Every day of downtime is lost revenue, so carefully planning the actions to be performed during the outage is critical. In a Hydrocarbon Processing article, Get more […]

Rethink Work Practices for Successful Project Execution

Posted in Event, Project Services on Wednesday, February 8th, 2017. No comments yet
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Manufacturing capital projects grow ever larger and more complex. At the ARC Industry Forum, ARC’s Dick Hill led a panel, New Approaches to Automation Projects: Reducing Cost and Complexity. This panel included Emerson’s Deston Day who is the director of Perfect Execution. Here was the session description: New technologies and approaches to project management are […]

Creating Automation Project Alignment and Success

Posted in Project Services on Thursday, February 2nd, 2017. No comments yet
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The Construction Industry Institute (CII) was established in the early 1980s to research ways to improve the performance of capital projects. CII is a consortium of more than 130 owners, engineering-contractors, and supplier firms focused on enhancing the business effectiveness and sustainability of the capital projects through CII research, related initiatives, and industry alliances. I […]

Industrial Internet of Things and Connected Services

Posted in Industrial IOT, Wireless on Friday, December 9th, 2016. No comments yet
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From the Fitbit, Apple Watch or other activity tracking device you may have to your smart thermostat which you can control from your smartphone, the Internet of Things is rapidly advancing all around us. Technology journalist, Stacey Higginbotham has covered these advancements on her IoT Podcast series for nearly two years. You can also find […]

Maintaining Secure and Reliable Control System Performance

Posted in Support Services on Thursday, December 1st, 2016. No comments yet
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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 […]