Posts Tagged ‘improve & modernize’

4 Steps in Improving Operational Performance with Wireless Instrumentation

Posted in Wireless on Tuesday, December 19th, 2017. One comment so far
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Standards-based wireless instrumentation for the process industries recently hit its 10-year anniversary. These devices are being used to fill in measurement gaps to improve safety, reliability and efficiency. In a Plant Engineering article, Implementing wireless process sensing, Emerson’s Brian Joe outlines 4 steps in justifying and installing a wireless sensing network. Brian opens describing the […]

Undertaking a Digital Transformation

Posted in Industrial IOT, Process Optimization on Monday, December 11th, 2017. No comments yet
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The global market for natural gas has changed dramatically over the past several years. Some noteworthy changes include huge new supplies of natural gas from U.S. shale gas regions, more liquefied natural gas (LNG) facilities both on the liquefaction and regassification side, and addition downstream petrochemical processing facilities that use natural gas as a feedstock. […]

Improving Business Performance with IIoT

Posted in Industrial IOT on Thursday, November 30th, 2017. One comment so far
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It’s hard not to find an article of post about the wonders of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). We’ve written numerous times about the digital transformation and performance improvements IIoT can deliver here on the blog. In a CHEManager International article, Putting the ROI into IIoT, Emerson’s Roel Van Doren shares how these technologies […]

Digital Transformation in 2018?

Posted in Event, Industrial IOT, Wireless on Monday, November 27th, 2017. 4 comments so far
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In a prior post, I mentioned that Emerson’s Jonas Berge is presenting at the Malaysian Tank & Terminal Tech Asia conference this week. It turns out that Jonas is a very busy person because he’ll also be presenting tomorrow at the ISA Malaysia Automation Conference and Exhibition (event hashtag: #ISAMalaysia). Jonas will present, Digital Transformation: […]

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, […]