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Investment in Production Line for Flue Gas Treatment

Belgium: Emission Reduction

Investment in Production Line for Flue Gas Treatment

01/31/2018 - Solvay invests € 6 million in the expansion of its sodium bicarbonate capacity at the Rheinberg production site. Its start-up is planned by the end of 2018. read...

Emerson to Deliver Software-as-a-Service Technology to Covestro

Germany: Industrial IoT Solutions

Emerson to Deliver Software-as-a-Service Technology to Covestro

01/29/2018 - Covestro has selected Emerson to provide Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) technologies for remote monitoring and predictive maintenance at nine high-utilisation plants. read...

Oil Company Eni Boots Up Super Computer

Italy: Digital Transformation

Oil Company Eni Boots Up Super Computer

01/19/2018 - Eni has booted up its HPC4 supercomputer with a peak performance of 18.6 Petaflops. Located at its Green Data Center in Ferrera Erbognone, 60 km from Milan, HPC4 quadruples the company’s computing power. read...

Industrial Ethernet for Flowmeters

Automation

Industrial Ethernet for Flowmeters

02/02/2018 - MFC 400 signal converter is now available with the Profinet I/O option. Hereby, all Krohne Optimass x400 Coriolis mass flowmeters (compact and field versions) can be equipped with Industrial Ethernet communication, complementing the existing Hart 7, Foundation Fieldbus, Profibus and DP as well as Modbus communication options. read...

SIL Certified Vortex Flow Meters Enhance Plant Safety

Flow Measurement

SIL Certified Vortex Flow Meters Enhance Plant Safety

02/02/2018 - Facilities with safety instrumented systems can now take advantage of the new SIL 2/3 functional safety certification of Emerson’s Rosemount 8800 Vortex flow meters, per IEC 61508. This will help mitigate risk, enhance plant safety, and protect personnel. read...

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Bluetooth 5 Technology for the Internet of Things

IIoT

Bluetooth 5 Technology for the Internet of Things

01/17/2018 - Bluetooth 5 offers a long range, high speed and extended support for connectionless services. This opens up new IoT applications for the smart environment. read...

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ABB and SNC-Lavalin Form Joint Venture

Switzerland: Electrical Substation Projects

ABB and SNC-Lavalin Form Joint Venture

ABB and SNC-Lavalin have signed an agreement to form a joint venture for the execution of engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) projects for electrical substations. read...

“Solutions for Intelligent Manufacturing in the Process Industry”

China: Ninth Namur Conference in Shanghai

“Solutions for Intelligent Manufacturing in the Process Industry”

The ninth Namur conference in China took place in Shanghai on November 22 and 23, 2017. In addition to participants from member companies, representatives of the press, standardisation organisations and universities, also invited guests from local process industry companies attended the conference. read...

Linde's Digital Strategy Gathers Momentum

Digital Base Camp

Linde's Digital Strategy Gathers Momentum

Lots of companies are talking about the digital transformation. But how do you turn theory into practice? Gas specialist Linde shows how it can be done with its Digital Base Camp which combines the look and feel of a start-up with the know-how of the company's core business. The entrepreneurial spirit brings urgency, while experts from the different business units offer a reality check. PROCESS was offered insight into the work and its first projects. read...