Posts Tagged ‘Ovation’

Electronic Turbine Overspeed Protection

Posted in Asset Optimization on Wednesday, August 1st, 2018. No comments yet
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At the 2018 Ovation Users’ Group Conference, Emerson’s Sam Onuska and Greg Lieb presented improvements in advanced overspeed protection and online, real time testing of overspeed systems. Greg opened describing where overspeed protection systems can be applied including steam turbines, gas turbines, boiler feed pump turbines (BFPTs) and hydro turbines. These systems measure the shaft […]

Ovation Compact Controller

Posted in Plant Equipment on Wednesday, August 1st, 2018. No comments yet
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Emerson’s Tom Snowdon provided a closer look at the Ovation Compact Controller (OCC100) with third party I/O at the 2018 Ovation Users’ Group Conference. The OCC100 extends the Ovation platform to small-scale and highly-distributed applications that need secure, reliable and direct control close the field devices or plant equipment. Typical applications may include small hydro, […]

Integrated Machinery Health Monitoring

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At the 2018 Ovation Users’ Group Conference, Emerson’s Jason King and John Reidelbach provided an update on Ovation Machinery Health Monitor and a case study of its application. Jason opened describing some of the challenges of traditional machinery protection systems. Plants today have more operational issues due to cycling stresses, loss of expertise, and maintenance […]

Power and Water Cybersecurity Suite Modules

Posted in Cyber-Security on Tuesday, July 31st, 2018. No comments yet
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At the 2018 Ovation Users’ Group Conference, Emerson’s Jose Pablo Bonilla and Levi Crosier described the different components of the Power and Water Cybersecurity Suite (PWCS). This presentation included providing users with guidance for configuring their systems, identifying custom reports & dashboards along with establishing a cadence for performing routine security tasks effectively & efficiently. […]

Ovation Control System Lifecycle Planning

Posted in Support Services on Tuesday, July 31st, 2018. No comments yet
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At the 2018 Ovation Users’ Group Conference, Emerson’ Nick Koonce and Mike Ames presented on some of the tools and data that Ovation control system users can use for lifecycle planning. It included a step-by-step demonstration along with an explanation of the data (format and content) focused on: Lifecycle planning tools & data such as […]