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Situation Awareness – A Primer for Process Operations

Posted in Abnormal Situation Prevention, Emerson Exchange on Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013. 3 comments so far
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This title, Situation Awareness – A Primer for Process Operations, caught my eye and decided to end the day in this session. The abstract: As more and more emphasis is placed on supporting operator performance in the process industries, it is important to understand how concepts from outside process control can be used to inform […]

7 Ways Fieldbus Improves Operator Confidence and Performance

Posted in Emerson Exchange, Foundation Fieldbus on Tuesday, October 1st, 2013. 2 comments so far
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Notable contributor to Control magazine and process control specialist, John Rezabek presented on 7 ways the Foundation fieldbus technology improves operator confidence and performance. His abstract: Using the abundant insights available from digitally integrated field devices, deterministic control-in-the-field, advanced diagnostics, and DeltaV graphics capabilities, operators can quickly assess abnormal situations and take actions that prevent […]

Can DCS HMI Impact Operator Performance?

Posted in Operator Performance, Usability on Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009. No comments yet
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So asks one of the liveliest conversations going on the Process Automation Usability Project site. The thread begins with an observation by the Putman Media staff: Many recent accidents have clearly identified the contribution of bad alarm management practices as a major contribution. Action has been taken by regulators, standards bodies and customer forums to […]