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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Is your machine installation safety compliant to AS/NZs 4024.1602:2014?

Supplied by Leuze electronic Pty Ltd on 19 April, 2018

Learn about your safety requirements for interlocking devices and how to protect your device against tampering.


How to maximise the lifespan of your gearbox

Supplied by SEW-Eurodrive Pty Ltd on 17 April, 2018

Gear units will require refurbishment at some time in their lifecycle. Ignoring your gearbox issues can result in unscheduled downtime, excessive ongoing maintenance and higher energy usage due to reduced gearbox efficiency.


Print cutting innovation cuts production costs

Supplied by Delta Energy Systems on 19 March, 2018

​Learn about a print cutting solution involving a vector control drive that optimises the printing, sewing, folding and cutting of all kinds of cylindrical woven cloth.


9 key tips for connecting legacy manufacturing equipment

Supplied by ADLINK Technology Inc on 12 March, 2018

Cisco estimates that 92% of the 64 million manufacturing machines worldwide are unconnected to any network. Plants are struggling to connect these devices due to issues of network fragmentation, security, and cost.


Next generation meter for water flow measurement

Supplied by AMS Instrumentation & Calibration Pty Ltd on 12 March, 2018

Waterflow losses in a distribution system raises costs for both plants and customers. Measuring the flow correctly optimises maintenance planning, provides insight for potential loss analysis and accurately determine how much water is transported.


9 ways to lockdown your plant from cyber threats

Supplied by Control Logic Pty Ltd on 26 February, 2018

With production systems becoming more interconnected, the exposure to cyber incidents increases. Attacks and disruptions on critical infrastructure put reputation, production, people and profits at risk.


Key tips to unleash IoT in the industrial sector

Supplied by AdLink on 26 February, 2018

Industry 4.0 and the IoT have rapidly been adopted by the industrial sector. This means more data from more sources, better business decisions and optimised processing like never before.


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.


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