October 23, 2018 Damien Munroe

​It’s always best to use the right tools. If you like doing a bit of DIY like me, then you probably learned this lesson the hard way…just like me. Whether it involves cutting tiles for a bathroom floor, cutting timber for a deck Read More

September 26, 2018 Damien Munroe

​Regulatory control provides the foundation for advanced, supervisory capabilities. Neglect the PIDs and any visions of advanced control grandeur will quickly come crumbling down.

While I’ve been known to enjoy an occasional Read More

September 1, 2018 Damien Munroe

Technology Can Help You Remain on Top of Dynamics that are In a State of Constant Change

​As Practitioners we can all be a bit funny when it comes to energy conservation – generally mindful of energy consumption while at work but leaving items Read More

August 8, 2018 Damien Munroe

If you’re a controls or process engineer, then you’ve probably spent more time than you care to admit tuning PID loops, I certainly have! I shudder remembering some of the different methods I tried – a mix of guess and test procedures passed along or picked up from one job to the next. Fort Read More

April 18, 2018 Damien Munroe

Three Recent Developments that Should Make PID Optimisation a Priority

Whether you tune underperforming PID controllers manually or with the help of software, one thing that both approaches assume is: You know which loop is the bad actor!

A recent post of mine focused Read More

January 26, 2018 Damien Munroe

A Simple Method for Modelling Processes and Tuning Loops

Has a colleague ever commented: “How’d you manage that?” When the question is spoken like a statement, that’s when you know you’ve accomplished something special. Ironically, when it comes to tun Read More

January 5, 2018 Damien Munroe

- 4 Most Common Data Collection and Controller Tuning Pitfalls

Ask technicians and engineers about manually tuning PIDs. Their responses usually fall into one of three different groups: 1) Some who will say it’s a “dark art” and won’t stray from an OEM’s Read More

November 22, 2017 Damien Munroe

Stop Chasing Symptoms by Asking 5 Simple Questions:

I’ve always thought of myself as a “systems thinker”. If you read my previous post here on PII about Read More

November 1, 2017 Damien Munroe

5 Keys to Transitioning from Startup to Optimisation Successfully

When reconnecting with a friend I was reminded of a project during my days working together in Oil and Gas. That job highlighted the difference in skills needed when starting up a process versus those that are needed to opt Read More

After a great day one, Control Station is ready for day two of #Autofair18 🎉 stop by booth 460 and see @DrBobCS 's talk at 10!

After a great day one, Control Station is ready for day two of #Autofair18 🎉 stop by booth 460 and see @DrBobCS 's talk at 10!

Techniques for Applied Process Control is made simple with Control Station's "Hear-See-Do" methods of #learning: a hands on approach with the help of expert Instructors ensure student #success! #mfg

Techniques for Applied Process Control is made simple with Control Station's "Hear-See-Do" methods of #learning: a hands on approach with the help of expert Instructors ensure student #success! #mfg

Just last week Control Station published the latest release of its award-winning Loop-Pro™ Tuner software. This update expands on the DirectConnect™ capability, read the latest press release for more information

October 30, 2018 - Enhanced PID Controller Tuning Technology Streamlines Process Optimization - Control Station

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Process Solutions User Group #ROKPSUG is just one week away! Plan on attending Dr. Bob Rice's "Control Loop Performance Monitoring from Small to Large" presentation Monday or Tuesday, you wont want to miss it! https://t.co/BY0B2SdaGl

Process Solutions User Group #ROKPSUG is just one week away! Plan on attending Dr. Bob Rice's "Control Loop Performance Monitoring from Small to Large" presentation Monday or Tuesday, you wont want to miss it! https://t.co/BY0B2SdaGl

Not much is spookier than poorly tuned loops, except maybe the mystery of which loops need tuning! Talk to the #Control Experts at Control Station to banish these frights this #Halloween #boo https://t.co/zrA7Zno9mg

Not much is spookier than poorly tuned loops, except maybe the mystery of which loops need tuning! Talk to the #Control Experts at Control Station to banish these frights this #Halloween #boo https://t.co/zrA7Zno9mg

Do you have the right tools for your job? Using the right tools will ensure you avoid costly #mistakes. Read Damien's latest post on PII here #mfg
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Do you have the right tools for your job? Using the right tools will ensure you avoid costly #mistakes. Read Damien's latest post on PII here #mfg
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#AutoFair18 is just a few weeks away! As you plan your schedule be sure to leave time to talk to the #experts in #process #control! Control Station will be in booth 460!

#AutoFair18 is just a few weeks away! As you plan your schedule be sure to leave time to talk to the #experts in #process #control! Control Station will be in booth 460!

Successful day at the EPRI #Monitoring Interest Group! PlantESP is the #answer to preventing plant performance issues before they become a costly problem #mfg

Successful day at the EPRI #Monitoring Interest Group! PlantESP is the #answer to preventing plant performance issues before they become a costly problem #mfg
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