1. Safety Control or Process Control? Your Industrial Process Needs Both

    by Rene Makalintal Lead Project Engineer In industrial processes, there is no room for safety errors. Safety incidents have serious consequences: They are expensive, interrupt production and availability — and have an irreversible impact on the people who are part of the process. However, industrial producers have traditionally separated process controls and machine safety systems. A new push to…Read More

  2. Automation Ensures Health, Fitness of Your Project

    What is process automation, and why is it so important? To answer this question, think of your engineering process like a human body. In the body, each part has a clear function, but all the parts depend on each other. To paint the picture in full, let’s think about all the disciplines involved in a process engineering project. Say a company wants to build some type of a processing plant (e.g., …Read More