In This Issue:
- Changing of the Guard,
- Asset Management + Work Procedures=Value for Shell,
- Tapping Plentiful Device Information Improves Plant Reliability, Efficiency,
- FDI and FDT: Working Together for Limitless Integration
Control Engineering Europe Article: Glenn Schulz, managing director of the FDT Group, recently spoke about the emerging FDI standard and explained how it will […]
With an aging workforce ready to retire, a reduction in budget and manpower resources and the need to evaluate much more information before making […]
The Steering Committee of the Electronic Device Description Language (EDDL) Cooperation Team (ECT) continues their efforts to achieve a common solution for field device integration. The Field Device Integration (FDI) Project Team has successfully worked over the past 18 months identifying use cases that encompass all facets of plant operations: from startup and commissioning; to ongoing maintenance activities and plant operations. This team’s efforts also included drafting an architecture concept that meets the needs of both EDDL and FDT technologies as they are migrated to a common standard.