SCADA & Automation News

  1. ISA Honors Automation Visionary And Legend Dick Morley With Scholarship Fund

    The International Society of Automation (ISA) announced recently that it has created a named scholarship fund in honor of Dick Morley, a longtime ISA supporter, founder of Modicon (now part of Schneider Electric) and the initial designer of the first Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)—a primary component in modern-day automation.

  2. Trihedral’s Glenn Wadden And Barry Baker Win EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Award

    At a black-tie ceremony in Moncton, New Brunswick, on October 5th, Trihedral President, Glenn Wadden, and Vice President, Barry Baker, were jointly awarded Entrepreneur of the Year in the Information Technology category for the Atlantic Region.

  3. CC-Link IE, The 'Missing Link' In Industry 4.0

    Much of the promise of Industry 4.0 is based upon seamless interconnectivity between production machines, enterprise systems and sources of data in the wider world. The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is a key foundation of that interconnectivity, providing low cost, easily integrated sensors, actuators and systems. By Robert Miller, CLPA-Americas Director 

  4. Delta Enters Water Management Market With Comprehensive Industrial Automation Product Portfolio At WEFTEC 2017

    Delta, a global leader in power and thermal management solutions, recently announced it is bringing its wide-ranging portfolio of industrial automation equipment and solutions to the water and waste water management sectors.

  5. FreeWave Unveils ZumIQ App Server Software To Power IoT Programmability At The Edge

    FreeWave Technologies, Inc., a leader in industrial, secure Machine to Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) wireless networking solutions, announced the availability of its ZumIQ App Server Software.

  6. Badger Meter’s Metering Trends For 2018 Focus on ‘Smart Water,’ Ultrasonic Metering, IoT Networks, The Impact Of Broader ROI And Cellular Technology

    Badger Meter, a leading global innovator and manufacturer of flow measurement, control and communications solutions, recently shared the key trends predicted to shape the water utility industry in 2018.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.