Posts Tagged ‘Pete Sharpe’

Driving Manufacturing Performance Gains with Cloud-based Optimization

Posted in Control Strategies, Process Optimization on Monday, December 10th, 2018. No comments yet
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The U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) is: …an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 “to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense…” In 2006, the NSF funded a research project to create a step change in the performance of US manufacturing. The […]

Answering the Challenges Refiners and Petrochemical Producers Face

Posted in Event, Refining on Thursday, September 22nd, 2016. No comments yet
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The autumn season is officially here in the Northern hemisphere and this season is filled with events and conferences. I’m always amazed when I hear about some of my friends in the industry and automation trade press and their daunting travel schedules through the rest of the year. One conference that Emerson’s Tim Olsen shared […]

Strategic Relationships, Lifecycle Services and the Cloud

Posted in Emerson Exchange, Event on Friday, June 26th, 2015. No comments yet
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If you’ll be presenting at the October 12-16 Emerson Exchange conference, the July 1 deadline for submitting your first presentation draft is rapidly approaching. If you’re not presenting and planning to join us in Denver, you have until August 15 to get the Early Bird registration rate. Here are some justifications if you need to […]

Effectively Managing Energy Consumption

Posted in Energy on Thursday, October 2nd, 2014. 3 comments so far
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We grow ever closer to next week’s Emerson Exchange Conference in Orlando and I hope we’ll have the chance to connect if you’ll be joining us. Many of the subject matter experts featured in the posts here on the blog will be there to share their experiences and best practices. And, your peers at other […]

Collaborative Initiative to Show Real-Time Energy Use Management

Posted in Energy on Wednesday, June 5th, 2013. 3 comments so far
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You may have seen the news release from the Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition (SMLC), Smart Manufacturing Coalition-led Project Wins DOE Clean Energy Manufacturing Contract. If not, it highlighted: The Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition (SMLC) today announced that it won a 2013 Clean Energy Manufacturing contract to start developing the nation’s first open smart manufacturing technology […]