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TODAY’S HEADLINES – September 28, 2010


DeltaV S–series Proven Out at Solvay
Solvay Group is one of the largest chemical producers in Europe. Headquartered in Brussels, Belgium, it employs more than 19,000 people in 50 countries. Its sales in 2009 reached 8.5 billion euros.
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One–on–One With the Emerson Leadership Team
"Our theme this year is ‘reducing complexity’ and that’s a customer–driven initiative," said Steve Sonnenberg, president of Emerson Process Management. "We see this as a major trend in the industry."
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Easy Asset Performance = Improved Business Results
Let’s not kid ourselves. Despite years of big plans and a few halting baby steps, plant–floor process monitoring and control systems often remain light years away from business–level management.
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Power Plant Takes 10–Year AMS Odyssey
Global warming may one day turn Milwaukee into a tropical hotspot. But for now, most of its downtown area by Lake Michigan will keep needing the steam heat it gets from We Energy’s Valley Power Plant.
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Why Social Media? ‘Follow Friday’
If you’re looking for practical reasons for engineering and science companies to embrace social media, look no further than Friday morning’s 9 a.m. session in Room 214B.
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The Pillars of Process Control
Come along as two of today’s leading process control practitioners plumb the fundamental foundations of process control—from reading process flow diagrams to the application of multivariable control. » Read more