Cybersecurity May 1, 2019

Proactively manage industrial cybersecurity by automating risk monitoring

Cover story: A refinery installed a modern distributed control system (DCS) that automates and manages industrial cybersecurity tasks to reduce manual workflows, potential human error and overall company costs.

By Marty Isreals
Business of Engineering April 25, 2019

Using lean methods to find process improvements

Be involved in improving the work environment around you.

By Brandon Zeleniak, Southland Industries, Las Vegas
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 April 26, 2019

Should assets be monitored in-house or in the cloud?

Wireless sensors and specialized software deliver options for improved effectiveness.

By Brian Joe
Educational April 25, 2019

Advice for engineers: Set training goals to reach career plans

Career advice: Creative ideas and innovation make a difference. Choose the right mentor and friends to understand your strengths and interests for a tighter focus on career, talent and skills.

By Sheikh Rafik Manihar Ahmed
Asset Management May 16, 2019

Download the Midstream Asset Management eBook

The midstream is going through major developments in artificial intelligence, engine monitoring, and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), to name a few, and all of them are making the oil & gas industry more efficient and safer.

By CFE Media
Recent Content
Mitsubishi Electric Corp. announced its acquisition of Foxborough, Massachusetts-based Iconics Inc., in an opportunity to enhance their automation Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) offerings. Courtesy: Mitsubishi Electric
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 May 17, 2019

Mitsubishi Electric acquires Iconics to advance IIoT offerings

Manufacturing, building automation products strengthened by deal, company officials say.

By Bob Vavra
Courtesy: CFE Media
Sensors, Actuators May 15, 2019

Flow measurement instrumentation company acquired

The TASI Group has acquired Sierra Instruments, a flow measurement instrumentation manufacturer.

By TASI Group
Specialist training ensures safe operations in challenging applications. Courtesy: Sulzer
Safety May 14, 2019

Offshore pump facility goes nine years without a lost time incident

Sulzer Wood has recorded nine years without a lost time incident (LTI) thanks to a workplace culture where everyone contributes to overall workplace safety.

By Sulzer
Image courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media
Robotics May 9, 2019

Groups create partnership to develop modular robot for oil well operations

Repsol Sinopec, Ouro Negro, and PUC-Rio establish a partnership to develop Wellrobot, a modular robot for oil well operations that is designed to reduce costs and operational risks.

By CFE Media
ARC Specialties' Artificial Intelligence Pipe Welding System (AIPW) incorporates a collaborative robot arm from Universal Robots to carry out challenging welds in the oil & gas industry. Courtesy: Universal Robots, Arc Specialties
Robotics May 7, 2019

Artificial intelligence pipe welding system launched

ARC Specialties' Artificial Intelligence Pipe Welding System (AIPW) incorporates a collaborative robot arm from Universal Robots to carry out challenging welds in the oil & gas industry. See video.

By Universal Robots
GlobalData reported that production of crude oil and natural gas in the Permian Basin has grown each year since 2013 despite the oil & gas industry going through a downturn. Courtesy: GlobalData, Oil and Gas Intelligence Center
Oil and Gas May 7, 2019

Permian Basin a major source for onshore hydrocarbon production

GlobalData reported that production of crude oil and natural gas in the Permian Basin has grown each year since 2013 despite the oil & gas industry going through a downturn.

By GlobalData
Oil and Gas May 3, 2019

Why the midstream cares about data management

The outlook for the midstream is showing promising growth, but the industry is only starting to consider data management a priority, which could help increase that growth.

By Kevin Parker