Posts Tagged ‘procedure automation’

Ethylene Furnace Automation, Control & Optimization

Posted in Chemical, Services, Consulting & Training on Thursday, January 23rd, 2020. No comments yet
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Cracking furnaces are one of the most crucial parts of an ethylene complex. They set the production and yield for the entire plant. For furnace-limited plants, when a furnace is down, whether for maintenance or decoking, production is lost.

State-based Control Case Study at AFPM Summit

Posted in Services, Consulting & Training on Tuesday, October 15th, 2019. No comments yet
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At the 2019 AFPM Operations & Technology Summit, Emerson’s Dustin Beebe teamed with a professional with a global chemical producer. Their presentation was case study was on applying state-based control on one of their production processes. Procedural automation addresses the various states in which a continuous process resides. Some examples include startup, upset recovery, planned […]