Chemical
Gerald Ondrey | September 10 2018 1:27 am

MHI launches a new digital solution for factory energy management

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI; Tokyo, Japan; www.mhi.com) has launched Energy Cloud Factory, a new service package that utilizes artificial ...
Chemical Engineering | September 1 2018 12:00 am

Protecting Sensor Data Transmitted Wirelessly: A Grounds-Up Approach

Do not assume security is extensive enough to protect your critical data and processes. Take a layered security approach using different tactics to ...
Gerald Ondrey | August 27 2018 11:51 pm

Siemens and Bentley Systems strengthen their strategic alliance and joint investment initiatives

In the companies' latest Alliance Board meeting, Bentley Systems, Inc. (Exton, Pa.; www.bentley.com) and Siemens AG (Munich, Germany; www. ...
Justin Thomas Pivec, AVEVA | August 21 2018 11:24 am

Get Started with Your Digital-Transformation Plan

If you haven't already started, don't be left behind. Follow these three steps to begin the process "Digital" is a pretty popular term ...
Chemical Engineering | July 1 2018 12:00 am

The Changing Face of Maintenance

Data analytics, connectivity and machine learning are helping processors maintain facilities in a more cost-efficient way Modern technologies, such ...
Mary Page Bailey | June 22 2018 10:34 am

Axens to provide advanced cloud-based monitoring for Mol Group's Danube refinery

Axens (Rueill-Malmaison, France; www.axens.net) announced that it has signed a contract with MOL Group (Budapest, Hungary; www.molgroup.info) for its ...
Mary Page Bailey | May 18 2018 11:04 am

Yokogawa launches IIoT services business unit

Yokogawa Electric Corp. (Tokyo, Japan; www.yokogawa.com) has  announced the launch of amnimo Inc., a business unit that will be tasked with ...
Mary Page Bailey | May 4 2018 11:11 am

Chiyoda to provide digital technologies to ADNOC

Chiyoda Corp. (Yokohama, Japan; www.chiyodacorp.com) has concluded a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Abu Dhabi Gas Liquefaction Company Ltd. ( ...
Sonal Patel | May 1 2018 4:05 pm

FAA Initiative Highlights Best Practices for Flying Drones BVLOS

A three-year-long initiative spearheaded by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in collaboration with industry has yielded a blueprint that ...
Chemical Engineering | May 1 2018 12:00 am

Advanced Liquid Analytics Aid Process Optimization

Digitalized, cost-effective instruments allow more measurement points and provide usable data Although the basic methods of measuring pH, ...
Mary Page Bailey | April 2 2018 2:56 pm

Data Science and Machine Learning: New Elements for Asset Management

Chemical companies and engineers need to adopt more scientific approaches and strategies when it comes to asset optimization, parting ways with the ...
Chemical Engineering | April 1 2018 12:00 am

New generation of soft starters for all drive requirements

The Sirius 3RW5 range (photo) is a new generation of soft starters for simple to demanding drive requirements. This comprehensive range of devices ...
Dorothy Lozowski | April 1 2018 12:00 am

Making connections

Most of us involved in the chemical process industries (CPI) are familiar with — to varying degrees — the industrial internet of things ( ...
Aaron Larson | April 1 2018 12:00 am

The 4M Approach to a Connected Plant

Technology is being incorporated into operations and maintenance schemes at an ever-increasing pace. New digital tools are helping optimize assets, ...
Dorothy Lozowski | March 2 2018 5:44 pm

Congratulations to the Connected Plant Game Changers

The Connected Plant Game Changer Award recognizes those people who are leading the charge in implementing digital technologies in their field: either ...
Sonal Patel | March 1 2018 1:54 pm

ICS Cybersecurity Threatened, but Defense Woefully Inadequate

Though increasingly serious cybersecurity threats loom, nearly two-thirds of U.S. industrial control system (ICS) vulnerabilities identified in 2017 ...
Diego Pareschi, ABB | March 1 2018 12:00 am

Rotating Machines: Digital Technologies to Enable Predictive Maintenance

Predictive maintenance for rotating machinery is gaining prominence as plant operators embrace analytics and learn how to approach their operating ...
Joy LePree | March 1 2018 12:00 am

Air-filtration systems: Clearing the Air

Modern air-filtration systems provide more-efficient dust collection and assist with air quality compliance Air-filtration and dust-collection ...

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