Automation

Automation August 22, 2018

IIoT company receives funding to enhance oil and gas market presence

Seeq has secured $23 million in Series B funding led by the Altira Group, which has extensive experience in oil & gas industry technologies and software.

By Seeq Corp.
Automation August 17, 2018

Webcast: O&G water haulers get the attention they deserve

Mobility platform supports productivity increase in field operations.

By Control Engineering
Events and Awards August 9, 2018

Vote for the best products of 2018

Who will win gold in 2018? Oil & Gas Engineering announces the finalists for its 2nd annual Product of the Year competition.

By Amanda Pelliccione, Project Manager
Automation August 2, 2018

Survey finds manufacturers not using credentials in hiring or promotion decisions

A study by Workcred, an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) affiliate, found credentials have uneven use in the manufacturing industry and are not routinely required or used as a major factor in hiring or promotion decisions.

By Workcred
Automation July 10, 2018

Webcast: Simplifying Specifications and Process Management

Energy companies today are faced with delivering greater complexity, higher quality, with lower risk all within shorter delivery times. This impacts the ability to deliver complex and innovative solutions to satisfy customer demands. In 2015, McKinsey Research estimated that 98 percent of megaprojects suffer cost overruns of more than 30 percent, and 77 percent are at least 40 percent late. In another influential study from Oxford’s business school, it was estimated that nine out of ten projects go over budget.

By Control Engineering
Automation August 18, 2017

Cybersecurity for pipelines, other SCADA systems

It’s critical to stay up-to-date with cybersecurity measures to improve defenses against cyberattacks.

By Kevin Finnan, Jeff Melrose
Automation August 14, 2017

How to choose open- or closed-loop control

Defining open- and closed-loop control with application examples can help explain when each should be used, why, and with what consequences.

By Jim Ford, PhD, PE, Maverick Technologies
Automation July 31, 2017

Moving to a wireless remote monitoring system

Heed this advice on what needs to be considered when moving from a wired remote monitoring communications to wireless communications.

By Scott Keller
Automation July 31, 2017

Choosing between open- and closed-loop control

Closing the control loop provides insight into the behavior of the process.

By Vance VanDoren, PhD, PE
Automation June 19, 2017

Conference focuses on IIoT for process, oil and gas industries

Honeywell Process Solutions’ (HPS) 42nd annual Honeywell Users Group (HUG) is focused on companies employing the Industrial Internet of Things for the oil and gas, process, and other industries to address ongoing operational challenges.

By Honeywell Process Solutions