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ABB Process Automation

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Article archive for ABB Process Automation;

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Driving energy efficiency with IE5 SynRM motors 21 March 2024

Magdalena Tworus-Stepniak, Chemicals Global Industry Segment Manager, IEC Low voltage motors at ABB, explains why switching to ultra-premium efficiency synchronous reluctance (SynRM) motors delivers higher energy efficiency while ensuring safety in hazardous areas....

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Win 2 tickets to the London E-Prix 15 June 2023

ABB is giving Hazardex readers the opportunity to win two tickets to the London Formula E E-Prix on 29/30 July. Visit the website and answer a simple question for your chance to win....

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Innovative application of non-invasive temperature sensor helps chemicals manufacturer upgrade process safety 10 April 2023

Improving process safety is of paramount importance for most manufacturers. A non-invasive temperature solution which delivers comparable results to invasive temperature sensors is a technology leap, and with a bespoke mounting system it is being used by a chemical manufacturer to help maintain the safety and integrity of one of its critical process vessels....

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Augmented Reality drives real change in remote training and safety 04 August 2021

Augmented reality technology is allowing field engineers to connect directly to off-site experts for more efficient maintenance, data collection, training and safety, as Kim Fenrich, global AR/VR and digital services product manager, ABB Process Automation, explains....

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Why thermal mass meters offer the solution for accurate and safe biogas measurement 16 June 2021

After years of heavy reliance on fossil fuels, societal and environmental pressures are leading governments worldwide to look for new ways of meeting their energy demands. One of these alternative fuel sources is biogas, a side product of anaerobic digestion in wastewater treatment processes....

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ABB to support Equinor on its roadmap to develop next generation autonomous oil & gas platforms 29 April 2021

ABB to apply its Adaptive Execution™ methodology to help optimise the first unmanned processing platform for the Krafla field in the North Sea. Adaptive Execution™ integrates expert teams, new technologies, agile processes, shared learnings and proven methodologies into a more evolved end-to-end solution, tied together with the digital ABB Ability™ platform....

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Closing the loop – a digital approach to process safety management 07 October 2020

Process safety management (PSM) can be defined as the prevention of unplanned and uncontrolled loss of containment that can result in harm to people and the environment, and business losses....

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ABB digitalises process safety lifecycle management 07 October 2020

ABB has launched ABB Ability SafetyInsight, a suite of digital software applications that support companies across the energy and process sectors throughout the entire lifecycle of process safety management (PSM)....

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ABB Main Instrumentation and Automation Contractor (MIAC) for gas storage facility 06 January 2012

A gas storage facility in Cheshire, UK, designed to hold over 400 million cubic metres of gas, will be controlled by ABB System 800xA along with ABB Instrumentation. The Stublach facility is being built for Storengy (a GDF Suez company) in Cheshire and will store gas in salt caverns deep underground....

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Improving overall process safety, emergency valve performance and availability 24 September 2010

ABB will collaborate with Dresser Masoneilan, a global leader in process control valves, on an integrated process to monitor, test and manage emergency shutdown valves (ESDV) during all operational conditions, from normal plant operations to abnormal situations. These valves are crucial process elements for the oil, gas and petrochemical industries, as well as many other industrial processes....