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    • 25 May 2017

    Understanding Servers, Converters and Gateways

    As instrumentation and control system, also known as Operational Technology (OT) incorporate wireless and other classic Informational Technology (IT) components, the worlds of OT and IT continue to merge. For control and automation specialists, it means things like servers, converters and gateways become part of the learning path. Emerson’s Craig Abbott had a great LinkedIn post, Servers, Converters and Gateways...
    • 25 May 2017

    Understanding Servers, Converters and Gateways

    As instrumentation and control system, also known as Operational Technology (OT) incorporate wireless and other classic Informational Technology (IT) components, the worlds of OT and IT continue to merge. For control and automation specialists, it means things like servers, converters and gateways become part of the learning path. Emerson’s Craig Abbott had a great LinkedIn post, Servers, Converters and Gateways...
    • 25 Apr 2017

    Optimizing Storage Terminal Operations

    Across the upstream and downstream oil & gas supply chain, storage terminals play a vital role. Efficiently managing many operations including product transfers, blend operations, fiscal measurements and inventories can mean the difference in profitability & loss. In an Tank Storage magazine article, Enhancing Terminal Business Performance , Emerson’s Aaron Boettcher , describes the role of terminal management systems...
    • 25 Apr 2017

    Optimizing Storage Terminal Operations

    Across the upstream and downstream oil & gas supply chain, storage terminals play a vital role. Efficiently managing many operations including product transfers, blend operations, fiscal measurements and inventories can mean the difference in profitability & loss. In an Tank Storage magazine article, Enhancing Terminal Business Performance , Emerson’s Aaron Boettcher , describes the role of terminal management systems...
    • 26 Oct 2016

    Renewable Energy Powering Gas Wells and Pipelines

    At the Emerson Exchange conference in Austin, an oil and gas producer shared a story of automating natural gas wells and pipelines with renewable power sources. The presenter opened describing some of the choices for renewable energy including solar panels and wind turbines. Based the latitude of the production fields, there was barely enough sunlight for the solar panels to collect and created electrical energy....
    • 26 Oct 2016

    Renewable Energy Powering Gas Wells and Pipelines

    At the Emerson Exchange conference in Austin, an oil and gas producer shared a story of automating natural gas wells and pipelines with renewable power sources. The presenter opened describing some of the choices for renewable energy including solar panels and wind turbines. Based the latitude of the production fields, there was barely enough sunlight for the solar panels to collect and created electrical energy....
    • 7 Sep 2016

    Reducing Unaccounted Oil and Gas Production Uncertainty

    Author: Michael Machuca Management of well pad inventory, allocation and custody transfers encompasses multiple operations that contribute to overall production management uncertainty. The accumulated measurement errors and variability in operations within a storage system can quickly add up to a significant level of uncertainty. Higher levels of uncertainty reduce the prospect for timely insight into problematic...
    • 7 Sep 2016

    Reducing Unaccounted Oil and Gas Production Uncertainty

    Author: Michael Machuca Management of well pad inventory, allocation and custody transfers encompasses multiple operations that contribute to overall production management uncertainty. The accumulated measurement errors and variability in operations within a storage system can quickly add up to a significant level of uncertainty. Higher levels of uncertainty reduce the prospect for timely insight into problematic...
    • 24 May 2016

    Improving Gas Well Economics via Casing Flow Management

    According the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) , the U.S. remains the largest oil & gas producer : [tweet https://twitter.com/EIAgov/status/734716618228535297 ] Shale oil and gas production has significantly helped secure this leadership position since 2012. The downside of shale oil & gas production are the rapid decline rates for the producing wells. In a World Oil article, Accelerated production...
    • 24 May 2016

    Improving Gas Well Economics via Casing Flow Management

    According the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) , the U.S. remains the largest oil & gas producer : Today in #Energy : U.S. remains largest producer of petroleum and natural gas hydrocarbons https://t.co/A9m92F9CnW pic.twitter.com/5WLl14gwne — EIA (@EIAgov) May 23, 2016 Shale oil and gas production has significantly helped secure this leadership position since 2012. The downside of shale oil & gas...
    • 12 Oct 2015

    Remote Automation Solutions Roadmap

    One of the key areas in Emerson Exchange conferences are the roadmap sessions to look at the technologies and services that have come along and a peek the future. Emerson’s Stuart Miller led the roadmap session on remote automation solutions. He opened with an architecture looks from field devices through remote terminal units and flow computers to applications and then on to SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition...
    • 12 Oct 2015

    Remote Automation Solutions Roadmap

    One of the key areas in Emerson Exchange conferences are the roadmap sessions to look at the technologies and services that have come along and a peek the future. Emerson’s Stuart Miller led the roadmap session on remote automation solutions. He opened with an architecture looks from field devices through remote terminal units and flow computers to applications and then on to SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition...
    • 1 Oct 2015

    Optimizing Oil and Gas Liquids Trucking Operations

    One of the byproducts of the shale oil & gas revolution in the United States has been the need for trucking of crude oil where pipelines do not yet exist. In an August E&P magazine article, Automation optimizes trucking operations , Emerson’s Joey Raskie and Al Majek teamed with local business partner Ricky Strong of Vinson Process Controls and Apache Corp.’s Brad Long and Gerald Price to tell a great story of improving...
    • 1 Oct 2015

    Optimizing Oil and Gas Liquids Trucking Operations

    One of the byproducts of the shale oil & gas revolution in the United States has been the need for trucking of crude oil where pipelines do not yet exist. In an August E&P magazine article, Automation optimizes trucking operations , Emerson’s Joey Raskie and Al Majek teamed with local business partner Ricky Strong of Vinson Process Controls and Apache Corp.’s Brad Long and Gerald Price to tell a great story of improving...
    • 8 Jul 2014

    Remote Automation Solutions at “Performance without Compromise” Events – Baroda & Kolkata, India

    May 2014 Emerson Process Management Asia Pacific held the “Performance without Compromise” (PwoC) event in Baroda and Kolkata on 25 April and 2 May 2014 respectively. These two events received an attendance of more than 500 key customers from EPCs, chemical, petrochemical and petroleum industries. Both events featured technology exhibitions with live, hands-on demonstrations showcasing the complete Emerson Process...
    • 5 Jun 2014

    Remote Automation Solutions Joins FY14 China PwoC Tour

    Remote Automation Solutions (China) welcomes FY14 Emerson Process Management China PwoC Tour in May. Our marketing and local sales team strongly supported the two PwoCs on 15 and 29 May in Chengdu and Dalian respectively. During the PwoC, we presented our Oil and Gas Industry Solutions for the first time as a systems solution vendor, focusing on upstream production, transmission and distribution segment. The major...
    • 21 May 2013

    Remote Automation Solutions At Ningbo Stop Of PwoC China

    Emerson Process has started another round of 2013 PwoC in China and Ningbo is the first stop for its East region. Remote Automation Solutions (RAS), as one of its Business Units, successfully joined the activity in Westin Hotel, Ningbo city of Zhejiang province on 15 May 2013. For this event, RAS brought its RTU and Flow Computer demo with the new feature of WirelessHART interface, and introduced its tank farm...
    • 26 Apr 2013

    Remote Automation Solutions at Shell - Emerson Exchange 2013

    25 April 2013 Shell - Emerson “Partnering for Success” Emerson Process Management Asia Pacific held the Shell-Emerson Exchange at Miri Resort & Spa in Sarawak, Malaysia from 16 to 17 April 2013. This two-day event was attended by around 80 participants from Shell Brunei, Shell Sarawak, Shell Sabah and Brunei LNG. The total attendance of around 130 participants included staff from Emerson as well...
    • 9 Nov 2012

    RAS Attended 3rd China SCADA RTU Forum In Shanghai

    Remote Automatin Solutions (RAS) attended 3rd China SCADA RTU Forum from 7 to 8 November in Shanghai New International Expo Centre during the 2012 China International Industry Fair. Participating in the last 2nd China SCADA RTU Forum in Beijing as an audience, RAS, for 1st time, joined such forum as an active player in the China SCADA RTU market by giving a presentation with below messages addressed to the market. ...
    • 18 Sep 2012

    Remote Automation Solutions (RAS) At The 11th Xinjiang (Karamay) International Petroleum and Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition

    The 11 th Xinjiang (Karamay) International Petroleum and Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition was held by CIPPE from 12 to 14 September in Karamay of Xinjiang Autonomous Region, China. It is a regular gathering of petroleum and petrochemical industry, has been held for 10 sessions successfully. As the sister exhibition of CIPPE Beijing, CIPPE Xinjiang has become the top petroleum show in Central Asia. ...
    • 7 Aug 2012

    Remote Automation Solutions Actively Involved In PwoC

    Remote Automation Solutions (RAS), one business unit under Emerson Process Management, has been actively participating in PwoC since the year before last, for the third year. Together with other business units, RAS brought its best class hardware and software product, capabilities and solutions to all interested attendees and initiated instructive and helpful talks with them during the events. As of today, RAS has...
    • 31 Jul 2012

    Remote Automation Solutions (RAS) at World Gas Conference 2012

    The 25th World Gas Conference (WGC) was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 4th to 8th June 2012, hosted by PETRONAS. This year’s WGC marked the celebration of the silver jubilee of this important industry gathering. With its theme 'Gas: Sustaining Future Global Growth' , the event aims to establish the pathway to a sustainable energy future. Occupying the whole of the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), the...
    • 5 Jul 2012

    Remote Automation Solutions - Fit-For-Purpose RTU Vendor For Oil And Gas Field Digitalization, Control, Automation And Optimization

    Remote Automation Solutions (RAS), as one of the business units under Emerson Process Management, is wellknown globally for its broad RTU family, which includes FloBoss, ROC800, and ControlWave RTU and is easily integrated into the SCADA system run by its OpenEnterprise SCADA software and many other SCADA systems. With the trend of oil and gas field digitalization or something called smart field or intelligent field...
    • 22 Feb 2012

    Electronic Flow Management System Design Fundamentals

    In the Emerson Exchange 365 community, I saw a new thread, Fundamentals of Electronic Flow Meter Design, Application & Implementation . It included a download link to a whitepaper with the same name by Emerson’s Jim Griffeth . Jim is a member of the Remote Automation Solutions team. I wanted to highlight some of his thoughts from the whitepaper. Overall, it’s a very good overview of the flow measurement design process...
    • 22 Feb 2012

    Electronic Flow Management System Design Fundamentals

    In the Emerson Exchange 365 community, I saw a new thread, Fundamentals of Electronic Flow Meter Design, Application & Implementation . It included a download link to a whitepaper with the same name by Emerson’s Jim Griffeth . Jim is a member of the Remote Automation Solutions team. I wanted to highlight some of his thoughts from the whitepaper. Overall, it’s a very good overview of the flow measurement design process...