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    • 16 Aug 2017

    Pardon Us While We Bask

    Hi everyone. You know that here at Analytic Expert we focus on bringing you solutions-oriented information to solve your plant and processing problems. Today however, we’d like to pause and give you a glimpse into what your confidence in us means. The Asian Manufacturing Awards were conceived in 2012 to recognize companies that deliver cutting-edge industrial technology solutions and services in control, instrumentation...
    • 7 Aug 2017

    Emerson Global Users Exchange 2017

    By Lydia Miller, Senior Marketing Engineer, Emerson Automation Solutions Hi! I’m Lydia Miller with Emerson Automation Solutions, and I’d like to share a few reasons for you to attend this year’s Emerson Exchange in October. This year the Emerson Global Users Exchange will be in Minneapolis, MN, from October 2nd through the 6th. There are usually around 3000 reasons to go (that is the approximate number of attendees...
    • 3 Aug 2017

    Continuous Emissions Monitoring for Energy Optimization

    For process manufacturers, the energy bill can up to 40-60% of the total operating budget. One way to optimize the energy expended is with Continuous Emissions Monitoring Systems (CEMS) . Many people think of CEMS as something used for emissions regulatory reporting to help ensure certification and compliance with local and international regulatory agencies. But these systems can also be used in helping to increase...
    • 31 Jul 2017

    QCL Technology Provides Never Before Achievable Performance in Gas Purity Measurement

    By Amanda Gogates, Cascade Global Product Manager, Emerson Automation Solutions Precise and cost-effective measurement of gas purity significantly impacts the bottom line in a number of industrial applications. I’d like to share a new technology with you that will overcome many of the most common problems manufacturers face in this area, including poor sensitivity, costly consumables, and outmoded equipment requiring...
    • 5 Jul 2017

    Get Better Overfill Protection with 2-in-1 Technology

    By Johan Sandberg, Safety Expert, Emerson Automation Solutions As you know, overfills are a major problem to the process industry in general, but especially so for bulk liquid storage tanks where the consequences can be catastrophic. The industry and society in general are currently investing considerable resources to increase the safety at tank farms. Today the basic overfill prevention technology at many facilities...
    • 21 Jun 2017

    Delivery Solves the Problem

    By Sherri Renberg, Global Integrated Marketing Manager, Emerson Automation Solutions I’m sharing an unusual Analytic Expert post with you today. As you know, we typically discuss technologies and application solutions, but today I’m going to talk about delivery. You just need to spend a moment ordering something on Amazon Prime to know that the delivery expectations of people have changed enormously and what applies...
    • 26 May 2017

    The Most Efficient, Effective Way to Meet 40 CFR Part 63 Petroleum Refinery Flare Requirements

    By Bonnie Crossland, Product Manager, Gas Chromatographs, Emerson Automation Solutions As you may know, by January 30, 2019, 40 CFR Part 63 requires that petroleum refinery owners or operators of flares used as control devices for emissions points must meet the requirements of §63.670, regardless of the construction date of the flare. The regulation is part of the 1990 Clean Air Act that regulated emission standards...
    • 12 May 2017

    Emerson’s Flame and Gas Detector Technologies Improve Safety at North Sea Gas Platform

    By Chris Duncan, Business Manager, Emerson Automation Solutions Detecting flammable gas that has the potential to threaten people and property in areas where gas clouds easily disperse is a problem in many applications. This recent case history is a classic example. A UKCS (United Kingdom Continental Shelf) operator was issued an improvement notice from the Health and Safety Executive after a large volume gas leak...
    • 19 Apr 2017

    Continuous Gas Analyzers for Emissions, Gas Analysis and Compliance

    The combustion process leads to emissions which must be measured and reported to regulatory authorities in jurisdictions where process manufacturers and producers operate. Technologies such as Quantum Cascade Laser (QCL) and Tunable Diode Laser (TDL) are used to sense and analyze industrial gases and monitor emissions. Continuous gas analyzers that use the combination of these technologies can be found in many industries...
    • 18 Apr 2017

    Gas Chromatograph Validation in Natural Gas Custody Transfer Applications

    Gas chromatographs (GCs) are used in natural gas custody transfer applications . They provide information on the gas quality and composition—with components such as methane, ethane and heavier hydrocarbons, water vapor, carbon dioxide, nitrogen and hydrogen sulfide. These gas chromatograph are normally located on large gas stations with dedicated buyer use. In a Pipeline & Gas Journal article, Verifying Gas Chromatographs...