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Emerson to Help Meet Need for Greater Oil and Gas Expertise

Automation Technology

Emerson to Help Meet Need for Greater Oil and Gas Expertise

02/10/2017 - Emerson has opened new education facilities at its Solutions Centre in Aberdeen. Training and competency assessments will focus on the installation, operation and maintenance of automation technology especially for oil and gas applications. read...

Storo Enso to Built Automated Roll Warehouse

Finland: Pulp and Paper

Storo Enso to Built Automated Roll Warehouse

02/08/2017 - Stora Enso invests € 70 million in a new polyethylene (PE) extrusion coating plant and an automated roll warehouse (ARW) at its Imatra mills in Finland. read...

Jacobs Engineering Invests in ION Software

USA: Connected Enterprise Framework Unveiled

Jacobs Engineering Invests in ION Software

02/01/2017 - Engineering companies are increasingly focusing on the development of Big Data analysis tools. Only recently, the Japanese plant builder Chiyoda announced the creation of a business unit dedicate to Big Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence. Now US company Jacobs Engineering follows by unveiling Connected Enterprise — a suite of integrated capabilities and solutions to enable digital transformation. read...

Extending the Options for Injection Skid Applications

Flowmeter

Extending the Options for Injection Skid Applications

02/15/2017 - Measuring technology specialist Krohne has extended the options for their H250 M40 flowmeter in order to match the requirements of the oil and gas industry. read...

SPX Flow Builds Plant to Serve European Market

Poland: Local Supply of Process Equipment

SPX Flow Builds Plant to Serve European Market

02/01/2017 - SPX Flow has recently expanded production capabilities by opening a new manufacturing campus in Poland. The US based company manufactures and markets hygienic valves, plate heat exchangers, pumps, homogenizers and process systems designed for use in dairy, food, beverage, pharmaceutical and personal care production. read...

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Discover the Building Blocks for Modular Plant Projects

Skids and Package Units

Discover the Building Blocks for Modular Plant Projects

01/23/2017 - Package unit integration: how do you assemble a modular system? — Package units, modular system design and process skids are hot topics at the moment. Thinking in systems is becoming a familiar soundbite in the component manufacturing and chemical industries, but the building block approach is not making as much headway as had been expected. Interfaces to existing automation and control systems are lacking. An overview. read...

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Nord Drive Systems Expands Capacities at Pune, India

India: Automation

Nord Drive Systems Expands Capacities at Pune, India

Nord Drive Systems has committed INR 45 mn (approx. EUR 600,000) to the expansion of its Indian subsidiary. The investment was used to establish a new service area at the company's facility in Pune. read...

FDI Device Package and Host Registration Now Available

FieldComm Group to Open Registration for All FDI-enabled Products

FieldComm Group has announced the availability of testing and registration for FDI Device Packages and FDI Host Systems to the industry integration standard. read...

Recognition for World's Largest Laes Facility

UK: BBC Explores Cutting Edge Technology

Recognition for World's Largest Laes Facility

The BBC has recognised the world’s largest liquid air energy storage (Laes) technology plant near Manchester, a facility that has received automation support from Bristol based automation experts, Optimal Industrial Automation. read...