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Device Revisions Management Best Practices-Is DD the Problem or the Solution?

Posted in Asset Optimization, Emerson Exchange, Interoperability on Thursday, October 18th, 2012. No comments yet
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Emerson’s Jonas Berge posed this question, which he addressed in his Emerson Exchange presentation with the same name. His abstract: Keeping the system up to date with new types and versions of 4-20 mA/HART, WirelessHART, FOUNDATION fieldbus, and PROFIBUS devices as they come into the plant over its operational life is a challenge in most […]

Adventures in pH Control

Posted in Analyzers, Emerson Exchange on Wednesday, October 17th, 2012. One comment so far
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Controlling your process based on pH is usually a tricky matter. Control Talk blog‘s Greg McMillan and Emerson’s Dave Joseph presented a short course, Adventures in pH Control, at last week’s Emerson Exchange conference in Anaheim. It was a best in conference winner in the short course category which is a feat with over 350 […]

Master the Mystery and Marvels of DeltaV Model Predictive Control

Posted in Emerson Exchange, Process Optimization on Monday, October 15th, 2012. No comments yet
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Emerson’s James Beall presented Master the Mystery and Marvels of DeltaV MPC at the 2012 Emerson Exchange. His abstract: Have you found the perfect application for Model Predictive Control (MPC) but don’t know how to get started? Or perhaps you have implemented an MPC but you are not getting the expected results. This workshop will […]

Instrumentation and End Devices Needed for Improved Boiler Operation

Posted in Emerson Exchange, Energy, Viscosity on Thursday, October 11th, 2012. 2 comments so far
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Emerson’s Joel Lemke, Bob Sabin, and Scott Pettigrew presented Instrumentation and End Devices Needed for Improved Boiler Operation at the 2012 Emerson Exchange. Their abstract: While boilers are critical to plant/mill operation and business results, their performance is often not ideal. Poor combustion results in higher fuel costs and increased emissions. Lack of reliability and […]

Rules for Designing Optimal Operator Interfaces

Posted in Emerson Exchange, Operator Performance on Thursday, October 11th, 2012. 7 comments so far
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Emerson’s Aaron Crews, Molly Firkins, and Jessica Graham presented, “Rules” for Designing Optimal Operator Displays at the 2012 Emerson Exchange. Their abstract: “How can I design displays in the right way?” No matter whether we are creating, migrating or optimizing operator displays, we need to provide Operators with all the relevant information to perform his […]