The post What’s It Like to Work Today as an Industrial Engineer? first appeared on the ISA Interchange blog site.
This post is authored by Joel Don, ISA’s community manager. Connect with Joel at LinkedIn.
Here’s the bottom-line about careers in industrial automation, engineering and manufacturing technology: relatively stable employment, avenues for professional growth, plenty of opportunities to demonstrate your ability to develop innovative solutions to technical and business challenges. Engineers are working at a faster pace than ever. They are taking on more complex projects, though with less resources than in prior years. And they …read moreContinue reading →
The post Automatic Subsea Blowout Preventer Stack Control System Using PLC-based SCADA first appeared on the ISA Interchange blog site.
This post is an excerpt from the journal ISA Transactions. All ISA Transactions articles are free to ISA members, or can be purchased from Elsevier Press.
Abstract: An extremely reliable remote control system for subsea blowout preventer stack is developed based on the off-the-shelf triple modular redundancy system. To meet a high reliability requirement, various redundancy techniques such as controller redundancy, bus redundancy and network redundancy are used to design the …read moreContinue reading →