Education Archives - Emerson Automation Experts - Emerson Automation Experts

Archive for the ‘Education’ Category

Globe Valve Basics

Posted in Education, Final Control Element on Thursday, July 18th, 2019. No comments yet
Tags: , , ,

If you’re new to the process industries and have responsibilities including a safe, reliable and efficient production process, then you likely need to understand how control valves work. And, one of the best sources for learning is the Control Valve Handbook. For instance, if you need to learn about globe valves, section 3.1.1 of the […]

Share Your Expertise at Instrumentation and Automation Symposium

Posted in Education, Event on Friday, May 24th, 2019. No comments yet
Tags:

One of the longstanding events for knowledge exchange among instrumentation and automation professionals and students is the Instrumentation and Automation Symposium for the Process Industries held annually at Texas A&M University. The next one, its 75th anniversary, will be held January 21-23, 2020. This symposium’s beginning dates back to 1946 as a short course on […]

Digital Skills and the Workforce

Posted in Education on Wednesday, March 13th, 2019. No comments yet
Tags: , ,

Organizational change involves managing change for people, processes and technologies. Emerson executive president, Mike Train, joined a CERAWeek 2019 panel, Digital Skills & the Workforce to look at the people part of this change management process. Panel moderator Susan Kish opened the panel describing the change in the workforce from the early 1900s through what […]

Knowledge Sharing with ISA Mentor Program

Posted in Education on Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019. No comments yet
Tags: , , ,

I’m lucky enough to be on the email distribution list for the ISA Mentor Program where automation hall of fame legend, Greg McMillan, shares some of the work he continues to offer well into his golden years. Greg and Hunter Vegas started this program in 2011 with the intent to transfer knowledge between seasoned automation […]

What are Valve I/P Transducers?

Posted in Education, Final Control Element on Thursday, September 6th, 2018. No comments yet
Tags: , , ,

As we continue to see a generational shift in the manufacturing industries, I like to highlight educational videos developed across the Emerson business groups. Our group managing Fisher Valves & Instruments products has recently posted a 2:51 YouTube video, What are I/P Transducers? This video, developed by the Valves, Actuators & Regulators educational services team, […]