Tag “process-industry”

Benefits of Process Simulation: Smart Safety, Simulated

No two industrial plants are the same. The same can be said for plant safety chains that constantly mitigate risk and keep valuable assets protected. It’s often difficult to get an oversight on system performance. Read how dynamic simulation and visualization tools can ensure systems keep the gap on safety closed.

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Safe, Secure, Digital: The Evolution of TÜV

In the course of digitization, TÜV has not only further developed all applicable standards – it has developed itself. And now, it is proving its resilience against the effects of the coronavirus. How has the company managed to accomplish this – and what can the process industry learn from it?

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Downtime: How COVID-19 Influences Industrial Markets

In the process industry, customer demand and supply chains are both suffering as a direct result of COVID-19. This is impacting investment decisions. Drawing from a recent ARC automation index and capital expenditure report, we observe market trends during this critical period.

Smart Grid Cybersecurity: Can the Grid be Outsmarted?

Smart grids bring a wealth of benefits and can propel the energy industry into an era of reliable, efficient, and cleaner energy. On a wave of modernization, outdated electrical infrastructure is being revamped for the digital age. But could cybersecurity concerns slow down smart grid progress?

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Checklist: Does Your Safety System Need an Update?

As a plant operator, how do you determine if your existing safety system still fulfills all key requirements? Our checklist helps to give you an overview of how safe your plant is.

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ACHEMA: Safe Digitization Is a Priority for the Process Industry

Digitization is presenting the process industry with completely new considerations, including automated plant control and protecting against hackers. Companies are now urgently looking for ways to rise to the challenge. At ACHEMA 2018, digital trends and solutions were among the biggest attractions.

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Checklist: Is Your Plant Cybersecure?

Cyberattacks against industrial plants are now meticulously planned ahead, well-funded, and specifically tailored to their target. How do plant operators recognize whether their own systems are cybersecure?