Flow control products and services provider Flowserve Corp. has joined the ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute as a supplier member, according to WCI.
Flowserve is in the process of developing ISA100-based products. Joining ISA100 WCI provides Flowserve with access to a wide technical and user network of ISA100-based products, said Scott Wilkerson, senior product portfolio manager of Flowserve.
Flowserve brings another product category into the ISA100.11-based offerings, said Andre Ristaino, managing director of ISA100 WCI. Flowserve's products support several industrial sectors, including gas, oil, chemical, power generation and water resources, Ristaino noted.
ISA100.11 is a wireless mesh network protocol standard that enables suppliers to build interoperable wireless automation control products. It also provides users the freedom to choose ISA100.11a field devices from any supplier.
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