#WishIknew What is a temperature measurement system?
When you have a question about process automation that needs a short answer, let us know with #WishIknew and #Visaya! We'll reply with a #WishIknew post. It'll give a quick explanation, then some related articles, videos, and reviews if you want to know more. I wish I knew what is a temperature mea ...
10 automation books you must read before you die!
10 automation books you must read before you die! Digital vs print In the digital age, you can get all kinds of information online. In fact, it's wonderful that we can access knowledge in just a couple of clicks. On the other hand, how much of that information can you trust? The fake-news phenomen ...
Comparison: ABB TB82PH vs WTW DIQ/S 181
Comparison: ABB TB82PH vs WTW DIQ/S 181 Hey, gang! Here we are again comparing more two products, probably the last analytical transmitters this month. Although the market has a ton we haven't reviewed, we decided to stick to entry-level multi-parameter devices from different vendors. We may do wor ...
Analytical sensors – Why switch from analog to digital sensor?
Analytical sensors - Why switch from analog to digital sensor? Let's park pH for a minute to learn more about digital analytical sensors. The industry clearly favors the digital sensor trend, as they've become more common over the past decade. But why? Vendors claim ease of use and better reliab ...
5 energy monitoring systems you must know
5 energy monitoring systems you must know Hey, are you reducing the cost of energy at your plant and in your home? Let's have a talk about energy consumption and how you can save money in your plant. Maybe in the near future, I can bring you solutions for your home as well. We have plenty of ar ...
Olympic automation: Keeping the waters clear
Original post: Author's Linkedin Olympic automation What happened during the 2016 Olympics in Rio - where a pool turned dark green? Here's how Olympic automation could've saved the organizers from some embarrassment... Olympic automation: The stage During the Olympics, the world comes together ...
Analytical sensors: Keeping pools at waterparks in neat conditions.
Analytical sensors: Keeping pools at waterparks in neat conditions. Imagine getting to a waterpark and finding some of the pools dirty with that green water! Not so fun, right? On the other hand getting into the water and having your eyes burning because of the chlorine would also be annoying. Both ...
Thermocouple – How to read reference tables
Learn how to read thermocouple tables Wow, we had a lot of temperature content in March, didn't we? I wrote an article listing the main temperature sensors we have in instrumentation, like thermocouples and RTDs. When I wrote about thermocouples, I mentioned needing tables to translate your dat ...
IIoT presentation at Emerson Exchange
IIoT - Industrial Internet of Things at Emerson Exchange Yep, IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) again! But this time someone else will do the talking besides me! At the Emerson Exchange, a big annual event in the instrumentation world, Emerson Automation Solutions presented its IIoT strategy. ...
The most read articles in March 2017
The most read articles in March 2017 – Learn more about temperature measurement, safety, solutions and more. 1. Energy Management System - Instrumentation: In an earlier article, we introduced the energy management systems (EMS), where we discussed the concept behind it, the variables it sh ...