December 2011: Feature Articles

  • Edge-to-core industrial Ethernet solutions
  • HMI platforms evolve to take on new roles
  • Infrared to detect energy wastage
  • One way wireless
  • Seal of approval for Imana Foods
  • Wireless Ethernet communications
  • Wireless technology in industrial automation

November 2011: Feature Articles

  • Rockwell Automation streamlines controller applications with new Micro800
  • Acoustic process analytics
  • Global outlook for nuclear power generation
  • Honeywell's latest wireless offering
  • Industrial wireless for machine condition monitoring
  • Lonmin system platform upgrade

October 2011: Feature Articles

  • Committed to customer excellence
  • A ride on the wild side
  • Automation upgrade at Sebokeng wastewater plant
  • Enhanced extrusion courtesy Control Techniques
  • Have you evaluated your MOM strategy lately?
  • Intelligent vehicles
  • Wireless water management solutions
  • Remote cold chain monitoring
  • Safety compliant temperature measuring points
  • Safety lifecycle management
  • AutomationDirect introduces programmable automation controller
  • Bowling robot shows the perfect game

September 2011: Feature Articles

  • Turck encoders - the right turn
  • Competing for energy efficiency
  • Continuous EtherCAT at all levels
  • Diagnostic solutions from P&F Products
  • Non-invasive optimisation at a BP refinery
  • Remote event notification (REN) for engineers and managers
  • Stack emission measurement

August 2011: Feature Articles

  • Is there a best practice for MOM, MES and MIS systems implementation?
  • Parmalat upgrade provides process benefits
  • Printed component verification for pharmaceuticals
  • Special solutions by Krohne
  • This is war and your scada is the target
  • Valves for designing compact plant
  • Vega - pressure instrumentation for all industries

July 2011: Feature Articles

  • Inaugural SAIMC Durban Branch - Best C&I Project Award 2011
  • Lapp delivers global connection solutions
  • Be MES smart
  • Endress+Hauser - a partner in wastewater
  • Facebook users still putting their friends at risk
  • Hydraulic fracturing requires effective water treatment approaches
  • Safety, software and statistics
  • Visualisation portfolio boosts performance

June 2011: Feature Articles

  • Free webinar: 'Emerging technologies and opportunities in factory automation and process control'
  • From scada to business intelligence with Adroit
  • A sustainable path to clean energy
  • Eskom's peaking power generation unit
  • FPGAs in automation and control
  • IT investments shift to the plant
  • Omron delivers savings at hatcheries
  • SA Instrumentation and Control interviews Sudipta Bhattacharya

May 2011: Feature Articles

  • A high degree of detection reliability
  • Automated paper reel handling
  • Calibration of thermometers in South Africa
  • Facilities management for manufacturing
  • Increased sensing accuracy with signal conditioning
  • Rockwell's scalable integrated architecture solutions

April 2011: Feature Articles

  • Process Expo 2011
  • X-Change 2011 User Conference
  • Airborne wind energy is here
  • Energy efficiency in hotels
  • Internal traceability and formulation management
  • Island View storage project
  • Productive use of free time
  • Say 'No' to sparks
  • Wonderware performance management
  • Yokogawa upgrade at Chevron SA

March 2011: Feature Articles

  • Beyond security
  • Technews Johannesburg telephone lines out of order
  • A new era
  • A really virtual future
  • Boosting productivity on the line
  • Demystifying real-time data acquisition solutions
  • Plascon Mobeni batch implementation
  • Siemens set to level a heap in SA
  • Substation hardened industrial Ethernet
  • The future is closer than ever

February 2011: Feature Articles

  • PC-based control - it is time to change
  • Eliminating batteries for wireless adoption
  • Hudson and Knight upgrade at edible oils refinery
  • King-size acid pump
  • Mining robots can save lives
  • Omron makes sleeving automatic
  • Plan to optimise
  • Prototyping autonomous robots with FPGAs
  • Talvivaara mining company relies on Metso
  • Traceability: Alpha and Omega

January 2011: Feature Articles

  • Calog calibrators
  • PC-based control - it is time for change
  • Success story at SAB
  • The next big thing is really small
  • Yokogawa releases enhanced version of Centum VP