June 25, 2019
An Open Architecture Control Systems

Why Is the IEC 61131 the Standard Programming Language in Open Architecture Control Systems?

First released in 1993, the International Electrotechnical Commission’s IEC 61131 programming standard remains a key element in the programmable logic controllers (PLCs) used in a variety […]
June 10, 2019
A silver outdoor control mode

The Difference Between Isochronous and Droop Control Modes

The main difference between droop and isochronous control modes lies in their relationship to frequency. In isochronous mode, generators maintain a constant frequency, whereas droop mode […]
May 20, 2019
A professional working on a large piece of machinery

Turbomachinery Control Solutions: Building an Effective TCS

A mechanical engineering term, “turbomachinery” describes machines that transfer energy between a rotor and a liquid or gas. Turbines and compressors both fall into this category. […]
May 5, 2019
EM-400 Multi-Body Anti-Surge Compressor Controller

Stand-Alone Product Spotlight: EM-400 Multi-Body Anti-Surge Compressor Controller

Plant operators shouldn’t have to continually monitor or adjust their compression system to maintain optimum air mass flowrates. If a plant’s compression and surge control system […]