White Papers/Resources

The Process Online Resource Library contains white papers, eBooks, webcasts, videos and technical papers to help you manage and solve work related problems. Select from a variety of application and technology related subjects, supplied by market-leading vendors or written by our editorial team.

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Advanced industrial control room game changers

Supplied by ABB Australia Pty Ltd on 26 October, 2017

With the shift from traditional control rooms towards integrated collaborative control centres, tomorrow’s operators will require a very different skill set — with much more emphasis on cooperation, coordination, analytics and management.


New real-time moisture sensors minimise industrial corrosion

Supplied by Mettler-Toledo Ltd on 29 August, 2017

Measuring the quantity of water vapour in gas streams is essential for product quality purposes and to prevent damage to plant equipment from corrosion.


Your guide to evaluating automated test system TCO

Supplied by National Instruments Australia Pty Ltd on 25 August, 2017

In this guide, discover the tools and knowledge you need to evaluate your test organisation and propose changes where significant cost savings are available.


Advanced process technology for testing and measurement

Supplied by National Instruments Australia Pty Ltd on 07 July, 2017

PXI is an industry-standard platform for test, measurement and control. Using standard PC technology, it enables you to create completely customised and ever-changing measurements and analysis routines.


Advanced smart sensors enable Industry 4.0

Supplied by Leuze electronic Pty Ltd on 03 July, 2017

Industry 4.0 is set to transform the manufacturing world. A driving force behind the revolution is the development of new sensor intelligence capable of delivering radical improvements in production efficiency and profitability.


New-gen circuit breaker maximises plant protection

Supplied by ifm efector pty ltd on 01 June, 2017

As demands on the DC voltage supply increase, many plants are moving towards central, high-performance power supplies. If high current intensities are to be distributed in your plant, how can you protect the cables in a meaningful way?


How to start collecting big data in your production environment

Supplied by Omron Electronics Pty Ltd on 22 May, 2017

More producers than ever are looking to amass big data for analysis. Details of solutions and actual implementations, however, are somewhat vague.


How Smart Process Gating can optimise your production line

Supplied by Leuze electronic Pty Ltd on 05 April, 2017

Smart Process Gating (SPG) enables protective field bridging without additional muting sensors. It delivers high security against tampering and saves valuable space, and no alignment of the sensors is necessary when changing transport material.


Smart machines: your guide to control design

Supplied by National Instruments Australia Pty Ltd on 31 March, 2017

This white paper discusses the challenges of building machines today and demonstrates proven methods that help innovative machine builders get ahead of the competition.


How to protect your pump and extend its life

Supplied by AMS Instrumentation & Calibration Pty Ltd on 01 March, 2017

In today’s complex and continuous process plant environments, liquid pumps are often overworked and underprotected. Poor operating conditions can reduce pump performance, require extra maintenance, shorten pumps’ lives and increase operating costs.


Harness the IoT and automate your processes

Supplied by Schneider Electric on 01 February, 2017

Maximising the potential of the Industrial Internet of Things hinges on how well you control the complex interfaces among your industrial assets. A new generation of IIoT-ready process automation controllers now equips control engineers to become real-time business decision-makers who can add millions to operational profitability.


How to profit from the Industrial Internet of Things

Supplied by Schneider Electric on 20 January, 2017

Industrial organisations are investing in digital infrastructure with high expectations of payback. Making the right automation choices can help fulfil those expectations — by releasing new sources of value that may be hidden or constrained by inadequately connected assets.


7 key steps for process alarm management

Supplied by Yokogawa Australia Pty Ltd on 26 September, 2016

Alarm systems are an essential aspect of any plant. Managing your system effectively can yield significant operational improvements and optimise plant safety. Alarm management is not just a project with a start and end date; it's a continuous cycle.


New surface sensor technology optimises process measurement

Supplied by Emerson Process Management Aust P/L on 25 August, 2016

Temperature measurement is a critical factor in determining process efficiency and product quality. Traditionally, measuring temperature in these conditions has been fraught with difficulty.


The key to plant automation and ultimate productivity

Supplied by Honeywell Process Solutions on 16 August, 2016

Control system performance can have a huge impact on return investment throughout the life cycle of a plant. A successful modernisation program can help reduce your TCO, increase production rates, manage risks and extend both system life and performance.


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