DCS Upgrade: How to Reduce Stress During Execution

DCS Upgrade: How to Reduce Stress During Execution

This post was authored by Sunny R. Desai, an engineer in the DCS/PLC/SCADA department at Reliance Industries Ltd. A plant manufacturing a wide range of polymers, polyesters, fiber intermediates, and petrochemicals needed to determine the best way to update the...
Modern DCS Graphics: Level 1 Overview Displays

Modern DCS Graphics: Level 1 Overview Displays

This post was written by Robert Allen, VP of operations at Lin and Associates.   Editor’s Note: ANSI/ISA-18.2-2009, Management of Alarm Systems for the Process Industries and ISA-101, Human-Machine Interfaces are valuable standards for users designing Level 1...
Webinar Recording: How to Modernize a Legacy DCS Platform

Webinar Recording: How to Modernize a Legacy DCS Platform

This ISA co-hosted webinar on DCS upgrade and migration strategies was presented by Tim Gellner, senior consultant at MAVERICK Technologies, a Rockwell Automation company.     Migrating a legacy DCS platform to a modern one is a challenging and expensive...
Integrating DCS I/O to an Existing PLC

Integrating DCS I/O to an Existing PLC

This post was authored by Debashis Sadhukhan, process controls system manager at NASA, and John Mihevic, retired DCS control system manager. At the NASA Glenn Research Center (GRC) in Cleveland, Ohio, existing programmable logic controller (PLC) input/output (I/O) was...

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