Date: Jan 23, 2013
Critical industrial power systems are now doubly protected
LYON, FRANCE (January 23, 2013) – Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson and a global leader in protecting and optimizing critical infrastructure for data centers, communications networks, healthcare and industrial facilities, today announced its industrial uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) now generate and broadcast self-diagnostic data for acquisition by Emerson Process Management’s AMS Suite: Intelligent Device Manager asset management software. This new capability enables the continuous monitoring of critical systems required for predictive maintenance in process industry plants as well as offshore facilities, oil and gas terminals and power generation systems. With continuous visibility to UPS performance, plant managers can prevent possible downtime from UPS component wear or in the unlikely event of failure.
Date: Jan 17, 2013
Ovation platform’s integrated control and diagnostics will deliver operations and maintenance efficiencies at the Crescent Dunes Solar Energy Plant
PITTSBURGH (January 17, 2013) — Emerson Process Management has been awarded a contract to apply its Ovation™ expert control system at the Crescent Dunes Solar Energy Project near Tonopah, Nevada. When it comes online at the end of 2013, this 110-MW concentrated solar power (CSP) project will be the first commercial-scale solar facility in the U.S. to generate power from solar energy that is captured and stored in liquid molten salt. The project, which is being developed by Tonopah Solar Energy LLC, an affiliate of SolarReserve LLC, is expected to produce enough clean, renewable electricity to power more than 75,000 homes during peak electricity demand. The contract was awarded by Cobra ThermoSolar Plants Inc., who is performing engineering, procurement and construction of the whole Tonopah Solar Energy Project.
Instrumentation Limited has signed an agreement with Metso to upgrade an automation system at the Parichha thermal power station located in Parichha (Jhansi), Uttar Pradesh, India. As a result of the upgrade, the plant will be able to improve process efficiency and ensure safer process operation with better data collection, improved control, minimized device failures, and fewer unplanned shutdowns.
New Delhi, Jan 16 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said time has come for the Indian healthcare system to revolutionize itself and make India self-reliant in its healthcare requirements.
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India : The Industrial Automation and Process Control Practice of Frost & Sullivan recently concluded its ‘India Industrial Technologies Summit’, an annual forum focused on highlighting evolving discrete industry imperatives. This edition of the Industrial Technologies Summit, held in Bangalore, exclusively focused on the Discrete Manufacturing Segment.
Workshop on Automation Technologies for improving Packing Efficiency, Flexibility and Reliability ….More..