Posts tagged as Automation

The digital factory and its role in the beer brewing industry

  With major changes sweeping the global beer brewing industry, the Oktoberfest provided a good opportunity to see what Industry 4.0 and the Digital Factory offer beer brewing, the food and beverage industry, and to the process industry in general. Beer and the brewing industry are topical because of the possible acquisition by AB InBev […]

Cigré study committee (SC) B5 – protection and automation

  Founded in Paris in 1921 as a worldwide non-profit association Cigré addresses issues related to the development, operation and management of electric power systems as well as design, construction, maintenance and disposal of equipment and plants Cigré operates through 16 Study Committees (SCs) covering all aspects of electrical engineering. In the scope of SC […]

Engineering education boosted in Gauteng schools

  As part of an ongoing commitment to advancing interest in science and technology, global engineering firm Siemens, together with the Gauteng Department of Education have initiated a program with 55 high schools to provide learners with a practical introduction to automation. The program launched at a knowledge transfer day hosted by the Gauteng Department […]

Call for papers for protection, automation and control conference

  The second PAC World Conference will be held at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand on 12 and 13 November 2015. Protection, automation and control specialists from industry and academia around the world are invited to submit abstracts for the PAC World Africa 2015 conference on the following topics: The future of electricity – PAC challenges […]

Cigré study committee B5 – Protection and automation update

  Founded in Paris in 1921 as a worldwide non-profit association, Cigré addresses issues related to the development, operation and management of electric power systems as well as design, construction, maintenance and disposal of equipment and plants Cigré operates through 16 Study Committees (SCs) covering all aspects of electrical engineering. Within the scope of SC […]