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AFPM Summit Crude/Vacuum Distillation and Coking Q&A

Posted in Downstream Hydrocarbons on Wednesday, October 16th, 2019. No comments yet
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One of the key parts of the AFPM Operations & Process Technology Summit is the Q&A Panel sessions. I attended the Crude/Vacuum Distillation & Coking Q&A session with a panel of experienced refiner professionals. The first question was about meeting H2S specification in the vapor space in the shipping or receiving points in shipping intermediate […]

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 […]

AFPM Summit Cybersecurity and IIoT

Posted in Cybersecurity, Downstream Hydrocarbons, Industrial IoT on Monday, October 14th, 2019. No comments yet
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At the AFPM Operations & Process Technology Summit, Emerson’s Eric Braun and Marcio Donnangelo presented on cybersecurity considerations in implementing Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)-based architectures. Marcio opened noting that the opportunity to improve operational performance globally for manufacturers and producers is valued at $1 Trillion USD per year. Easy to install and use Industrial […]

IIoT Cybersecurity Considerations at AFPM Operations and Process Technology Summit

Posted in Cybersecurity, Downstream Hydrocarbons, Industrial IoT on Thursday, October 3rd, 2019. No comments yet
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At the upcoming October 14-16, 2019 AFPM Operations & Process Technology Summit, Emerson’s Eric Braun and Marcio Donnangelo will present on the subject of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) cybersecurity considerations. I’ll preview a few things from their presentation and invite you to join their session on Monday, October 14, at 11am if you plan […]

Improving Refining Agility, Reliability and Collaboration

Posted in Downstream Hydrocarbons on Monday, June 17th, 2019. No comments yet
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Production agility is an increasing objective among refiners and petrochemical producers. Changing characteristics of feedstocks and demand for produced products is forcing these companies to look for solutions to increase operational flexibility. In a Petroleum Review article, Future-proofing refining (membership required for access), Emerson’s Marcelo Carugo shares his insights on how transformative digital technologies improve […]