Posts Tagged ‘control system modernization’

Strategies to Reduce Unplanned Downtime and Improve Operations

Posted in Event, Modernization on Thursday, February 15th, 2018. No comments yet
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At the 2018 ARC Industry Forum, ARC Advisory Groups’ Craig Resnick led a panel session, Strategies to Reduce Downtime and Increase Plant KPIs. The description for this session was: This session will discuss manufacturers’ biggest nemesis – unscheduled downtime – and strategies on how to reduce or eliminate it, subsequently increasing a plant’s key performance […]

Plan for PID Control Differences in Control System Migration Projects

Posted in Modernization on Wednesday, November 15th, 2017. No comments yet
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The typical lives of industrial control systems (ICSs) are measured in decades. Even so, the time comes when reliability and securing replacement parts becomes nearly impossible given the rapid advancement of technology. There is much to plan and do when the time comes to migrate and modernize the control system. In a Chemical Processing article, […]

5 Questions for Modernization Solutions Consultant Joel Galmor

Posted in Modernization on Tuesday, June 13th, 2017. No comments yet
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Emerson’s Joel Galmor joins our continuing podcast series on 5 Questions for an Emerson Expert. Joel is a member of our Modernization Solutions Consulting team. The team creates wiring and control solutions, develops engineering tools, and provides subject matter expertise to minimize cost and risk in control system and safety instrumented system modernization projects. Send […]

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5 Questions for Modernization Solutions and Consulting Group Director Aaron Crews

Posted in Modernization on Tuesday, May 9th, 2017. No comments yet
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Emerson’s Aaron Crews joins our continuing podcast series on 5 Questions for an Emerson Expert. Aaron leads the Modernization Solutions and Consulting team. The team creates wiring and control solutions, develops engineering tools, and provides subject matter expertise to minimize cost and risk in control system and safety instrumented system modernization projects. Leave a comment […]

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The Value of Process Monitoring

Posted in Modernization on Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017. 2 comments so far
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Author: John Dolenc What should you expect from a modern control system that you do not get from the older system now running your process? A major improvement in modern control systems is the ability to monitor the performance of the control loop. This includes how well the loop is managing to remain within an […]