Special Report: Practical advanced control helps midstream operations

Although digital control systems—distributed control systems, programmable logic controller, and other automation equipment—are present in practically every process safety management (PSM) facility and in many non-PSM facilities in the midstream oil and gas industry, the use of the automatic control capability in those systems continues to be lower than it could be.Many issues contribute to the large number of control loops that can be found in manual mode at most facilities, and most control strategies employed in today’s midstream processes simply mimic designs developed for panel-board instruments decades ago. But gaining practical, sustained benefits from this proces...

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