The third generation Baker Hughes Masoneilan™ SVI™ is a user friendly digital valve positioner for pneumatic control valves. Utilizing advanced control and diagnostic algorithms, along with field-proven noncontact position sensing technology, the SVI delivers accurate, responsive, and reliable positioning performance.
Webinar: Modbus- How Do I Make It Work?
April 26, 2016
2:00 PM EDT
Modbus is a serial communications protocol originally published in 1979 for use with its Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC). It has since become a standard communication protocol and is now a commonly available means of connecting industrial electronic devices.
In our first Modbus webinar, you learned how Modbus was developed, the difference between Modbus TCP, Modbus RTU, and Modbus RTU over TCP.
In this second Webinar we will get into the details of how to make Modbus work.
Sign up and learn more about:
- Modbus configuration: master/slave or client/server
- Modbus deployment: steps to commissioning a new installation
- The physical layer of Modbus: wiring
- Modbus demonstrations
Date: April 26, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 Hour
Blog: Process Simulators- Meant for more than just training
Simulators have come a long way since their inception. Today, simulators are utilized for much more than just training and are beneficial for the life of the plant. Learn from Saravanan Prabakaran on how Operator Training Simulators (OTS) can save time and money, and optimize your plant much faster than normal.
Article & Handbook: Succeed at pH Troubleshooting
Online pH measurement systems should provide reliable readings, but basic maintenance and care are required. Read the article to get a grasp and better understanding of pH troubleshooting and diagnostics.
For further learning, download
The pH and ORP Handbook.
NEW! ARC Insights Article: Chevron Connects to the Bottom of the Sea
One of the biggest challenges facing companies today is being able to integrate, contextualize, and use data from disparate sources. EMI systems include components to help improve production, minimize human mistakes, and improve efficiencies. Download the ARC Insights article to learn how Chevron uses advanced technologies to make better real-time decisions.
Webinar: Demystifying Nadcap and AMS2750 Standards
March 31, 2016
2:00 PM EDT
Maintaining and perfecting your thermal processing operations is vital to producing high quality and reliable products. Ensuring the overall equipment performance meets or exceeds the industry pyrometry requirements involves advanced control instrumentation technology as well as accurate records of Temperature Uniformity Surveys (TUS), System Accuracy Tests (SAT), and instrument calibrations. In order to maintain an efficient and effective maintenance program, proper documentation is vital to the overall performance of the equipment.
Webinar Recording: Flue Gas Analysis Best Practices
Zirconium oxide and catalytic bead sensor based analyzers have been the primary means of flue gas analysis for control and safety. This webinar explains the theory of operation of tunable diode laser spectrometers and the application thereof to gas fired reformers, boilers, and heaters as a layer of protection during startup and efficiency diagnostic during operation.
Webinar Recording: Temperature Measurement Basics
Temperature is one of the most common and varied measurements in any plant. It plays a critical role in the efficiency, reliability and safety of industrial installations and equipment. This webinar introduces you to industrial temperature measurement and how it can improve your plant operation.