DCS vs PLC

DCS Versus PLC | Part 1 of 2

A user’s guide to selecting the most effective control platform for your application Distributed control systems (DCSs) and programmable logic controllers (PLCs) are not mutually...

Actuators Aid Pump Station Pressure Surge Solution

Ever since they were invented, control valves have been on the move. As an integral and essential element of pumping applications, the issue of...

Simple Setup the Key to Safety

Ask any engineer, getting the job done with fewer steps is the mark of a good design. Simpler is better, and nowhere is that...

Two Examples of Better Control

The engineers and technicians at Armstrong Fluid Technology listen to client needs and pay attention to their circumstances. In the first example, the Armstrong...

The Next Step in the Industrial Internet

As the need for instant access to critical information rises throughout different industries, municipalities and companies alike are seeking to answer the challenge without...

Comprehensive Analysis of Measurement Instruments

PCB Piezotronics—a global supplier of microphones, vibration, pressure, force, and torque sensors—announces that it has received the published results of a competitive side-by-side test...

Specialized Adhesives Withstand Thermal Cycling

T he ability to withstand exposure to extreme temperatures—and temperature fluctuations—can make or break many of today’s industrial bonding applications. A variety of specialty...

Be Safe, Be Certain

Process or analytical instrumentation engineers looking for a flow verification solution for their process analyzer sampling systems, and specifically when it is part of...

Valve Accuracy and Flow Capacity

In viewing installations across the country we’ve seen centrifugal pump systems function without the benefit of any valves except for the necessity of a...

It’s Easy Being Green

Built in 1911, the Roseland Pumping Station is located on the south side of Chicago and is the largest of three pumping stations in...