Rosemount level switch is ideally suited to critical overfill applications
(April 3, 2013)
Emerson has released a short video that describes how the Rosemount 2160 Wireless Level Switch is perfectly suited to control duties - for example as an emergency shutdown switch in critical overfill applications. With fast update rates and advanced broadcasting functions, the 2160 is ideal for providing overfill protection and high and low level alarms in remote tanks - preventing spills and costly environmental pollution fines. Click here to view the video.
Rosemount level switch is SIL2 certified
(February 20, 2013)
The Rosemount 2130 vibrating fork level switch is now SIL2 certified, making it ideal for high and low level alarms in critical applications. In addition, a new 8/16mA output unlocks the full diagnostics capabilites of the 2130. These include self-checking and condition monitoring with a "heartbeat" LED to provide status and instrument health information. For more details visit: www.rosemount.com/level
(May 4, 2012)
A new Analytical Solutions brochure provides methodologies for solving process and operational problems in a wide range of industries using gas chromatography, process gas analysis, emissions and combustion analysis, industrial hazard safety and continuous online liquid analysis. The Complete Analytical Solutions brochure includes methods and techniques on how to successfully:
- Implement measurement analysis in chemical and petrochemical installations
- Improve refining processes through improved data acquisition
- Obtain peak power generation performance with minimal environmental impact
- Enhance hazardous area monitoring with advanced optical flame detection and toxic/combustible gas detection to lower maintenance and cost-of-ownership
- Provide increased service and support capabilities
Emerson Exchange 365
(March 9, 2012)
The Emerson Exchange 365 online community brings together Emerson Process Management customers, employees, local business partners, and complementary suppliers together to exchange ideas and best practices. Its mission is to extend these peer-to-peer relationships globally in order to improve the efficiency and use of process automation systems and solutions employed at plants by sharing knowledge, experiences and application information.
Fixed flame and gas detection
(December 7, 2011)
Recognized as an industry leader in fixed point safety instrumentation, the Net Safety product line has joined Emerson's comprehensive set of analytical solutions. A new brochure is available detailing the Net Safety range of flame detectors, fixed toxic and combustable gas detectors, and specialized safety and security products.
(November 17, 2011)
Emerson’s new Sensor Selection Tool allows users to quickly and easily find sensors that meet their specific pH/ORP measurement requirements. The tool gives users the choice of General Purpose, Tough or Special Application sensors. Sensor information can then be reviewed for specification features, mounting details and other options. "Emerson offers the broadest line of sensors available with the most advanced sensor technologies. This is particularly true in pH where Emerson has been leading with state-of-the-art sensor technology for years,” said Linda Meyers, pH product manager. “With so many to choose from, the pH Sensor Selection Tool makes the choice simple and straightforward.”
(October 3, 2011)
Emerson has introduced a handbook designed to support engineers applying level measurement to projects in the process industries. Providing a wealth of information on the different level technologies available, guidance on their use and installation considerations, the handbook considers different level measurement challenges that engineers may encounter and suggests how these can be addressed. The handbook includes chapters on complete point solutions, standards and safety as well as a host of reference information, technical notes and white papers. Request a free copy by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
(September 22, 2011)
The new Energy Responsible Tool provides a quick comparison of Fisher® pneumatic process control instruments based on each instrument’s energy consumption, operating costs and emission levels while at steady-state conditions. The easy-to-use online tool lets users compare like-kind instruments utilizing instrument supply type and pressure values. Data on Fisher (pre-loaded) and other manufacturers’ pneumatic instruments can be input to provide the comparison. Results include a one-year or multiple-year operating cost calculation as well as each instrument’s emission level in tons of CO2.
(August 4, 2011)
A new video case study shows how Emerson’s DeltaV digital process automation system changes the game with Electronic Marshaling and characterization module (CHARM) technology at Southern States Chemical’s Wilbara sulfuric acid plant. The Electronic Marshalling functionality eliminated complex cross-wiring, traditional marshalling cabinets and costly late design change headaches while saving the company 40% in wiring costs. Click to view the video.
(April 29, 2011)
This new catalog provides an overview of process level technologies, and contains guides to selecting the right technology based on application considerations and key features. The 36-page catalog also features specification tables, application information, accessories, and more. The brochure is available to download or a printed copy can be requested from InfoCentral@ap.EmersonProcess.com.
(April 19, 2011)
The brochure reveals new innovations to FIELDVUE instruments, such as linkage-less, non-contact feedback technology with no sliding parts to wear. Text emphasizes reliability, performance, diagnostics, application breadth, maintenance, and integration. The brochure is available for download or by contacting an Emerson Process Management sales office and requesting D351908X012.
(March 15, 2011)
Emerson has expanded the test facilities at its control valve manufacturing plant at Cernay, France, to include tests at cryogenic temperatures. The tests are suitable for Fisher valves being used for the growing number of applications in the LNG (liquefied natural gas) industry. The new facility has two tanks for testing globle, angle, butterfly, and ball valves, and can carry out a range of tests at cryogenic temperatures down to -196º. More about Fisher valves >
(January 7, 2011)
To meet growing worldwide demand, Emerson Process Management has increased production of IEC 62591 (WirelessHART) products at its Wessling and Karlstein manufacturing plants in Germany. Production levels for wireless devices have increased ten-fold since the start of 2010 and production will rise a further 50% in January. "This considerable rise in demand for WirelessHART technology can be attributed to growing confidence in the market place, an increase in the available product types, and IEC approval as an international standard," said Axel Krause, European Wireless Product Manager. Click for more on Emerson's Smart Wireless >
(December 15, 2010)
The Rosemount 5300 Guided Wave Radar and 5400 Non-Contacting Radar level transmitters are now available with approvals to the German Federal Water Act (WHG) regulations for overfill protection. Companies in the oil & gas production, refining, petrochemical, chemical, power industries and water and waste will benefit from the superior performance of Rosemount radar technology while ensuring compliance with WHG overfill and water protection requirements.
(December 10, 2010)
In “Syncade Matures into a Powerful Level 3 Production Management Platform,” ARC analyst John Blanchard reports that “Syncade has become an integrated production management layer for the DeltaV process automation system…. ARC sees some of its differentiators as document management, recipe authoring and execution, and its capability to minimize the number of interfaces to other production management applications.” Read the entire report >
(November 26, 2010)
Emerson Process Management is donating a number of licenses for its Roxar RMS reservoir modeling software to Thailand’s Chulalongkorn and Chiang Mai Universities. The donations are part of comprehensive research and education agreements between Emerson and the two universities. Using the software, students will be able to build models for any reservoir, estimate reserves, plan wells and simulate past and future production.
(October 14, 2010)
Emerson Process Management was named best technology provider in four categories in the 10th annual Control Design Readers' Choice Awards. Emerson was recognized for flow, level, pressure, and temperature technologies. Click to download the article.
(October 14, 2010)
The Procter & Gamble Company recognized top performing external business partners during an awards ceremony October 7. Emerson received a Supplier Excellence Award, which recognizes companies performing consistently at high levels within P&G’s internal performance management system. "Our external business partners bring ideas, technology, creativity, diversity and innovation to our business. I am truly grateful for their commitment and dedication to helping P&G fulfill its purpose of touching and improving the lives of the world's consumers, now and for generations to come," said Bob McDonald, P&G's chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer.
(September 14, 2010)
exida, a global supplier of functional safety products, services, and certifications, has certified the product reliability and the design and engineering processes for the DeltaV SIS process safety system and the Rosemount 3051S pressure transmitter with advanced HART diagnostics as Safety Integrity Level (SIL) 3 capable per IEC 61508. Click to learn more about DeltaV SIS and the Rosemount 3051S.
(September 7, 2010)
Emerson has donated its Roxar Tempest reservoir simulation software for use by University of Leeds students. "Tempest software is the ideal tool with which our students can learn production simulation modeling," said Dr. Piroska Lorinczi, Lecturer in Petroleum Reservoir Engineering. "It's extremely easy to use, has an excellent graphical user interface, and provides a streamlined and integrated workflow. We are delighted to be using it as our preferred teaching software." Click for more about Tempest software.
(August 10, 2010)
Emerson was named best technology provider in seven categories in the new Chemical Processing 2010 Readers' Choice Awards. Emerson also received the most comments when respondents were asked to identify one technology provider as the best and explain why. "Emerson continuously tries to understand the customer requirements and improve upon them," said one respondent. Click here to download the article.
(August 3, 2010)
A new brochure describes the technology, engineering services, and global and local support capabilities behind Emerson's Fisher nuclear control valves — as well as its ability to meet international standards and support next-generation power plants. For a free copy, contact a local Emerson Process Management sales office and request item D351807X012 — or click to download the nuclear valve brochure now.
(July 27, 2010)
Emerson's Deji Chen and Mark Nixon have teamed with University of Texas professor Aloysius Mok to write WirelessHART - Real-time Mesh Network for Industrial Automation. The 276-page book is a valuable resource for plant and project engineers as well as automation suppliers who need an in-depth look at the technology behind the increasingly popular IEC 62591 standard. It's available from Amazon.com.
(July 23, 2010)
A special CONTROL magazine supplement examines how Human Centered Design yields new ways to think about I/O — eliminating work and removing complexity. The DeltaV™ S-series digital automation system offers flexibility in I/O decisions. Users can add I/O points with less engineering, design, and field work. Electronic marshalling allows field cabling landing on any available terminal block, while Smart Wireless lets you distribute incremental I/O seamlessly and affordably. Download the supplement.
(July 22, 2010)
A new Rosemount Product eCatalog with redesigned product data sheets features streamlined, easy-to-find ordering tables that help users identify the products with the best availability and shortest ship time. Accessible online at any time, the eCatalog always includes the most up-to-date product information, including links to supporting documentation such as manuals, quick installation guides, dimensional drawings, and mounting recommendations. To experience it now, visit www.EmersonProcess.com/Rosemount/ProductCatalog.