SCADA & Automation News

  1. FreeWave Technologies Introduces Its Most Advanced OEM Embedded Radio To Date

    FreeWave Technologies, Inc., a leader in industrial, secure Machine to Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) wireless networking solutions, recently announced the general availability of the ZumLink Z9-PC, the latest in the company’s line of 900 MHz radios designed for OEM and embedded applications.

  2. ISA Completes New Technical Report On Capturing And Transmitting Knowledge In Continuous Process Automation

    The retirement of experienced engineers has long been of concern across the industrial sectors as companies have tried to find effective ways to capture and transmit vital knowledge to new generations of automation professionals.

  3. City Of Lynchburg Wastewater Treatment Plant Implements Bedrock For Simplicity, Scalability And Security

    Bedrock Automation announced recently that the City of Lynchburg, Virginia has selected the Bedrock control system for its wastewater treatment operations. The City implemented Bedrock to control both de-chlorination and storm water remediation operations, and is planning other integration and control applications as part of its ongoing modernization program.

  4. Sentinel PRO Improves Monitoring Of Water And Wastewater Facilities With Easy System-Wide Integration

    Sensaphone will feature the Sentinel PRO remote monitoring system at WEFTEC 2017, Booth 4035, October 2-4 in Chicago.

  5. Automation Can Cut Costs On US Water Treatment

    One way that utilities can meet increasing demands from a growing population, is data based automation that makes production more energy efficient. This will cut costs and make production more environmentally friendly.

  6. ISA And Siemens Form Global Partnership To Improve Awareness Of The Need For Industrial Cybersecurity

    The International Society of Automation (ISA) announced recently that it has formed a global partnership with Siemens — a worldwide technology leader in electrification, automation and digitalization — to improve awareness of the need for industrial cybersecurity.

  7. EcoStruxure Foxboro DCS Evolves To Enable Measurable Operational Profitability Improvements, Safely

    Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, has improved the capabilities of its EcoStruxure Foxboro DCS, the company’s flagship distributed control system and the only DCS that provides 100 percent ROI in less than one year.

  8. Honeywell’s ControlEdge PLC First To Be Awarded ISASecure Level 2 Certification

    The ISA Security Compliance Institute announced recently that Honeywell’s ControlEdge Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) has received ISASecure Embedded Device Security Assurance (EDSA) Level 2 certification by exida, the ISO 17065 accredited certification body that conducted the assessment.

  9. Sensus Wins Best Smart Utility Solution Award For Fourth Consecutive Year

    For the fourth consecutive year, the Sensus Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) solution has been honored by municipal utility executives as the “Best Smart Utility Solution” during the Municipal Smart Grid Summit (MSGS).

  10. Frigel Introduces Aquagel GPV Central Cooling System Process Pump Sets With Variable Frequency Drives And Advanced 3PR Control Technology

    Frigel, the pioneer in intelligent process cooling, recently announced advanced 3PR control technology and variable frequency drives (VFD) for its new Aquagel GPV Process Pump sets, which combine to ensure the pumps operate at peak efficiency with lowest possible energy consumption – while giving users the ability to gain precise control of the units for optimal performance.