An Ounce of Prevention - Protecting Coker Facilities by Implementing an Interlock System on Severe Service Electric Actuators
In the autumn of 2007 Suncor experienced an incident at their Upgrading complex in Fort McMurray. An ejector valve on one of the coke drums was inadvertently opened while the drum was charging with 900°F bitumen resulting in a fire that caused....
Emerson Exchange 2017 Chairman Welcome Keynote with Rob Sentz
Rob Sentz, Chairman, Emerson Global Users Exchange, welcomes everyone to the Emerson Exchange conference and shares highlights for the conference Week
The ABC’s of Pressure Transmitter Selection
Every major supplier of pressure transmitters offers different performance tiers. This means that determining which performance level best meets your needs. Here, @Amy Johnson shares her full-proof selection methodology.
Practical Proof Testing with Radar Level Transmitters
In safety instrumented systems (SIS), the safety instrumented function (SIF) is periodically proof tested. @Andreas Hessel explains how remote proof testing can be done for radar level transmitters without taking the instrument out of the process.
Final Element Proof Testing for Safety Instrumented Functions
Mechanical components cannot be used for 100 percent certainty because of metallurgical degradation. @Riyaz Ali discusses how this understanding should be factored in to reach the correct results during Safety Integrity Level budget calculations.
Emerson Responds To Hurricane Harvey with Employee and Customer Assistance Efforts
In response to Hurricane Harvey, Emerson mobilized assistance and relief efforts for its affected employees and customers that focused on safety, damage assessment and recovery.
Emerson Expands Cloud-Engineering Capabilities to Operations Optimization with DeltaV Cloud
Building on the success of its cloud-engineering capabilities for project management, Emerson has enhanced its cloud environment with operations-based capabilities that include utilization of DeltaV system digital twins and mimic dynamic simulators.