SCADA & Automation News

  1. Itron Network Technology Among First To Receive Wi-SUN FAN Certification
    2/5/2019

    Itron, Inc., which is innovating the way utilities and cities manage energy and water, announced recently the Itron Bridge 5-WS is one of the first products to receive Wi-SUN Field Area Network (FAN) 1.0 certification.

  2. 2019 - Biggest VTScadaFest Yet
    1/30/2019

    On January 16th and 17th we held our annual VTScada Users’ Conference in Orlando, Florida. Integrators, consultants and end users from around the globe came together to up their SCADA games in a focused setting with plenty of time to share their experiences with their peers. We are proud to say that this year was bigger and included plenty of new activities and resources.

  3. Emerson’s Automation Training Solution Aims To Close Skills Gap For Digital Industrial Workers
    1/17/2019

    Emerson recently introduced the Performance Learning Platform, a portable and compact automation technology training solution that enables hands-on training to prepare workers to maintain their plant safely and efficiently.

  4. Sensus Reach Awards Celebrate Those Who Reach Farther
    12/11/2018

    The Sensus Reach℠ Awards recognize innovation, problem solving and results among public service providers and Sensus distributors and employees.

  5. NV Energy Delivers Reliable Power Distribution With Sensus
    11/27/2018

    The lights along the Las Vegas strip are so bright they can be seen clearly from space. Imagine the amount of energy it takes to run this city full of 24/7 entertainment.

  6. City Of Dothan, Ala. Selects Aclara For Pilot Deployment Project Of Combination Electricity And Water Advanced Metering Infrastructure Program Enabled By Aclara RF Point-To-Multipoint Network
    11/13/2018

    Aclara, a leading supplier of smart infrastructure solutions (SIS) to electric, gas and water utilities around the world, has won a pilot deployment project by the City of Dothan, Alabama for an electricity and water advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) program.

  7. South Central Power In Ohio Moves From PLC To Sensus AMI Solution
    11/13/2018

    South Central Power provides electricity to more than 118,000 customers within 24 counties in central and southern Ohio, including parts of the Columbus metro-area. While residents appreciate the scenery offered amid the region’s rolling hills, traveling the hilly terrain to read meters was labor intensive and South Central Power turned to the available option at the time, Power Line Carrier (PLC).

  8. Protecting Pumps In Hazardous Areas Easily And Reliably Against Dry Running
    11/12/2018

    A new type of detection technology from Siemens protects centrifugal pumps from dry running in hazardous areas. For this purpose, the corporation has developed special current/voltage detection modules for its Simocode pro motor management system.

  9. ISA’s 2018 Standards Awards Highlight Cybersecurity And Enterprise Integration
    10/30/2018

    Over the past year, the International Society of Automation (ISA) has published ten new consensus standards and technical reports that improve the safety, cybersecurity and efficiency of industrial processes.

  10. Brown and Caldwell Strengthens Smart Utility Offering With BC Blue
    10/23/2018

    Brown and Caldwell, a leading environmental engineering and construction firm, recently announced the launch of BC Blue, a smart utility approach to efficiently manage and operate water, wastewater, and stormwater utilities.