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    • 1 Oct 2016

    What is Operational Certainty?

    Author: Scott Turner A lot of businesses benchmark themselves against other companies in the same industry and against themselves over time using various metrics and key performance indicators (KPI’s). One example of this is Solomon Associates Benchmarking which is widely used, especially in the refining and petrochemicals industry. This benchmarking process is often used to identify your competitive position...
    • 20 Apr 2016

    On-Site Flow Meter Calibration Demonstration

    Last week, I did a quick post at the Emerson Exchange conference in Brussels on performing on-site flow meter calibrations . I wanted to follow up with a quick, just over 2-minute video featuring Emerson’s Johan Enters demonstrating the equipment and services used to perform these on-site calibrations. This calibration solution eliminates the need to ship away these meters, which saves money, reduces downtime...
    • 20 Apr 2016

    Operational Excellence at Emerson Exchange Brussels

    Author: Scott Turner On the week of the 11th of April 2016, the European Emerson Exchange took place at the Square Meeting Centre in the cultural and historic district of Brussels. The theme for the User Exchange was “ New Reality. New Opportunity “. Within the Business and Projects Zone, on the 1 st day, a team of Operational Excellence consultants invited you to talk about your Reality , to discuss what...
    • 14 Apr 2016

    Compliance with European Union Energy Legislation

    Emerson’s Steve Offer presented at the Emerson Exchange Brussels conference to provide ways to improve energy efficiency and comply with the EU Energy Efficiency Directive. He opened providing an update on the legislation which targets 1.5% energy savings per country. Manufacturers and producers have to have their energy usage monitored and identify savings opportunities. By 2020, a cap and trade system is set to...
    • 13 Apr 2016

    Flow Measurement Update

    At the Emerson Exchange Brussels conference, Emerson’s Christian Grossenbacher gave an update on flow measurement advancements as well as new service capabilities to support process manufacturers and producers. Here’s the abstract of the session: Join us for a session to learn about exciting new developments in Flow Measurement. From an expanded portfolio of Flow products and solutions, state of the art...
    • 13 Apr 2016

    Moving Flow Meter Calibration On-Site

    At the Emerson Exchange Brussels conference, Emerson’s Jerome Desmoulieres co-presented with TEREOS, Flow Calibration On Site: How to maximize your turnaround. Their abstract: Turnarounds are more and more time limited. But production and quality departments’ requests remain for calibration and certification. TEREOS and NESTLE, in North of France, worked with Emerson to find a solution. Job was done on...
    • 12 Apr 2016

    Enterprise Asset Management Economic Study

    At the Emerson Exchange Brussels conference, Danny Vandeput presented An Economic Study in Enterprise Asset Management. His abstract: Complex process plant operations often make it difficult to make timely and informed decisions about plant management and maintenance strategies. Emerson services are designed to ensure maximum potential benefit is achieved from automation and monitoring solutions. This workshop shows...
    • 11 Apr 2016

    Emerson Exchange Conference Fun Begins Tomorrow

    The Emerson Exchange conference in Brussels kicks off tomorrow. As I’ve been speaking to people, most have had to adjust their travel plans such as flying to other cities and catching trains here. The good news is that the sun has been shining and people are out and about in the streets and not hunkered down from the recent terrorist attacks in town. If you’ll not be joining us here in Brussels, make sure...
    • 8 Apr 2016

    Ways to Follow the Action Next Week in Brussels

    If you can't be with us in Brussels next week for the Emerson Exchange conference, make sure to follow the action here on the 2016 Brussels page. I'll be live-blogging as many sessions as I can get to. Given the real-time nature of the posts,...
    • 29 Mar 2016

    What is Operational Excellence?

    Author: Scott Turner A lot of businesses benchmark themselves against other companies in the same industry and against themselves over time using various metrics and key performance indicators (KPI’s). One example of this is Solomon Associates Benchmarking which is widely used, especially in the refining and petrochemicals industry. This benchmarking process is often used to identify your competitive position...