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ACHEMA 2015: Process development - New challenges demand new processes

Despite their innate conservatism, the chemical, pharmaceutical, oil and gas industries are always looking for new products that are more effective than those they replace, or cheaper, more environment-friendly routes to existing products. Developing a new process can take up to a decade and requires co-ordination between professionals from several different cultures, often spread across ...


Introducing DeltaV™ Distributed Control System Version 13

DeltaV v13 helps users reduce capital cost and risk, improve operations performance, and provide stronger security to protect investments - See more at: http://partners.decisionbriefs.com/emr/?post_type=ai_content&p=238&preview=true#sthash.QbjrkmgC.dpuf ...


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Investing up-front in comprehensive project planning can  really reduce the risks you have throughout the project. Emerson can help at every phase – from planning and design, to implementing and building, to operating and maintaining, to education and training – to bring the most complex projects to successful completion. Deliver Quality Project Results Anywhere Because consistent design ...


Reduce Project Schedule Risks

Underestimating task times due to insufficient, inaccurate or late data causes late change orders, rework, and multiple schedules extensions. Early collaboration with Emerson experts can put mitigating measures in place to avert these pitfalls later. Reduce Complexity with Electronic Marshalling Electronic Marshalling delivers the flexibility to add I/O anywhere in the plant without affecting control room cabinets. ...


Achieve Operational Excellence

By collaborating with Emerson’s knowledgeable experts to determine the most cost effective automation solutions, you can ensure a solution that meets cost projections and long-term operational objectives. Reduce Implementation and Maintenance Costs Although virtualization is becoming standard practice in industries worldwide, it can be complex and require expensive support. DeltaV Virtual Studio –an integrated application environment – ...


Meet Project Budget Projections

Emerson’s project team delivers early risk detection and mitigation by using innovative techniques and technologies to reduce cost surprises throughout the project. With Emerson, you will have the decision integrity to run your operation at its full potential and meet your requirements for people in the field and in the boardroom. Plan for Success Define the scope ...


ACHEMA 2015: Primary packaging - enhanced safety features for sensitive drugs

Growth in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry continues at a dynamic pace. A large number of new diagnostic and therapeutic formulations are exiting from the development pipeline. 49 drugs which were placed on the German market in 2014 are based on new active ingredients. Besides innovative R&D and production techniques, advances in packaging technology are ...


ACHEMA Trend report: Fluid Flow Machinery 4.0: a two-way conversation (2/2)

The first part of this report dealt with pumps, increasing demands for energy efficiency and decentralized intelligence. In the second part, learn more about valves and their role in automation as well as new business models for buying compressed air and how to design your system for maximum efficiency. Controls and Valves 4.0: when will systems ...


ACHEMA Trend Report: Fluid Flow Machinery 4.0: a two-way conversation (1/2)

Stricter Ecodesign regulations come into force in 2015 Automation and networking boost productivity Distributed intelligence at the field level provides greater versatility The leading pump manufacturer only has a 9% share of the total worldwide pump market which is estimated to be around 30 billion euros. That shows how fragmented the market is. The same is true for ...


Computer models reduce need for real-world testing

Accurate simulations can replace many experiments and plant field tests Multi-scale and multi-physics models bridge science and engineering Open source software continues to make inroads As engineers and scientists strive to do more with less, computer modelling has become essential to cut costs, speed development and reduce uncertainty when designing everything from processes to molecules. Flowsheet simulators, a ...


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