Automation

 

Digital Transformation: Can there only be one?

Although the digital transformation in the process industry is facing a significant change, there is still the view in some places that the change in technology, processes and business methods can be carried out using tried and tested methods. Some defend the respective historically grown areas and solutions. However, the implementation of digitization projects is a highly interdisciplinary task, and it affects all areas of the company.

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Happy Birthday, IoT: The Internet of Things recently turned 20

Whether E-Health, Smart-Home, Smart-Car, Smart City or Smart Production – all these areas, which have emerged more and more in the recent past, are typical examples of the so-called “Internet of Things” (IoT) or in German: the “Internet of Things”. The British technologist Kevin Ashton is responsible for the fact that this long-established term was able to celebrate recently its 20th birthday, more precisely on 21 February (already). The 50 year old Briton used the abbreviation “IoT” for the first time in 1999.

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Full steam ahead into digitalisation

Full steam ahead into digitalisation: Just as older analogue model steam locomotives – i.e. brownfield models – can be operated digitally with appropriate retrofitting, proven analogue sensors and analysers can also be combined into one system with a data management system, which is used as a gateway, the worlds of analogue and digital systems.

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Process analytical technology is expensive, isn’t it?

What is the value of process analytical technology, i.e. how great is the added value of PAT for the process engineering industry? What contribution does it make? The article answers these questions. Find out more now.

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Free Temperature Manual: download eBook now!

There are numerous applications for industrial temperature measurement, each with its own requirements. Yokogawa offers a wide range of solutions. If you are looking for the right solution for a specific application, you should be familiar with the basics. Therefore, this manual is intended to provide basic knowledge of industrial temperature measurement.

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12th seminar for doctoral students – dialog consistent with the WG-PAT philosophy

This year’s doctoral seminar was again held in keeping with the philosophy of AK-PAT (Working Group of the Division Analytical Chemistry within the GDCh), which maintains close ties to DECHEMA’s Process, Apparatus and Plant Engineering group. Exchange between the different participants from teaching, industry and manufacturers, especially vertically, i.e. exchange between experienced professionals and academic beginners. The unifying topic was a core topic of spectroscopy: “Multivariate Data Analysis”.

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Analytical system solutions – eat without cooking!

What do analyzer system solutions have to do with cooking and eating? Both cases are about keeping it alive. This is how we integrate analyzer system solutions. Read now!

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Back to the future with CENTUM VP

With the new version of the CENTUM VP it is possible to insert the brand new CPU into all PNKs of the FFCS series, with existing redundant design and with newer models even online, without stopping the process-related components! Find out more now.

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SBA – an industry is changing

Whether automotive industry or process industry – the world is changing and new trends, technologies and business models will continue to prevail. Yokogawa’s answer to the (digital) change is Synaptic Business Automation (SBA) with its core element, the Value Creation Cycle.

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“Impressions at ACHEMA 2018” and exciting key figures – a double review of the world’s leading trade fair

The video clip “Impressions at Achema 2018” and various exciting key figures provide a great review of Yokogawa’s appearance at Achema 2018 in two respects.

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