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  • CMMS: Step By Step

    David Berger, P.Eng., Plant Services contributing editor, explains how to get more from your CMMS through process mapping.

    David Berger, P.Eng., Plant Services contributing editor
    07/20/2009
  • Rethink Sample System Automation

    NeSSI provides new tools to tackle the challenges and improve performance.

    Robert N. Dubois, consulting analytical specialist
    05/02/2009
  • Speedy Upgrade Transforms Production

    Replacement of legacy control system offers immediate and long-term benefits.

    Ian Heathcock, Siemens Industrial Automation & Drives Technologies
    03/03/2009
  • Control System Migration

    Reduce Costs and Risk by Following These Control System Migration Best Practices

    Nigel James
    02/11/2009
  • Consider Cascade Control

    Such configurations sometimes offer benefits for tubular exchangers.

    Cecil L. Smith, Cecil L. Smith, Inc.
    02/01/2009
  • Call It Convergence: Software strategists raise emphasis on integration

    Allowing information to flow freely among applications and between offices and plant floors isn’t a new concept, but it appears to be reaching a new level of reality, especially for maintenance and asset-management purposes.

    By Paul Studbaker, CMRP, editor in chief, Plant Services
    12/21/2008
  • Carving Up Security

    Many process control engineers and IT technicians are still learning to communicate with each other, but some are sitting down to define roles and divvy up security responsibilities to give their applications and organizations some much-needed peace of mind.

    Jim Montague, Executive Editor, Control Global
    12/09/2008
  • Houston, We Have Lift-off

    Several interesting new products got launched at ISA Expo.

    Mark Rosenzweig, Editor in Chief
    11/04/2008
  • We Want To Know

    What's the main factor impeding predictive maintenance at your site?

    11/02/2008
  • Wireless Starts to Mesh

    Plants are taking a broader view of the role of the technology

    C. Kenna Amos, contributing editor
    11/01/2008
  • Upstairs, Downstairs

    Data Going Up, Data Going Down? Engineers and IT Shake Hands in the Middle as OPC Gives Way to XML, Web Services

    Bob Sperber
    10/29/2008
  • Upstream

    What We Think We Know About Upstream Straight Run

    Richard A. Furness and David W. Spitzer
    10/29/2008
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