DCS Replacement

Planning a DCS replacement / migration?

Distributed Control Systems, also known as DCS, can be in use for about 20-30 years. This means that many plants are running on obsolete and unsupported systems. During the 80's and 90's many plants implemented control...

Yokogawa – Company profile

Yokogawa, founded in 1915, is a Japanese company specialized in electrical engineering and software. With more than 19.000 employees, 84 offices located all around the world in 55 countries, Yokogawa is a big player in...

DCS migration: 5 reasons to start now!

Five reasons to upgrade/migrate an obsolete DCS sooner rather than later!

DCS news article submission

Starting now, we allow article submissions to be published on DCS-news. We want to give anyone that is interested the opportunity to share their thoughts on any recent DCS-related topics. This can be in...
DCS Migration Tool

Featured: DCS migration tool (IST-203)

When an old DCS has grown obsolete it needs to be replaced for a new DCS. Some plants require a DCS migration during online process conditions, due to a continuous production process. This requires...
Siemens - DCS Systems

Siemens – Company profile

Siemens AG is a German multinational company that focuses on 3 main sectors: industry, energy and health care. The company has around 360.000 employees and has clients in more than 190 countries. Siemens DCS Siemens designed...
Rockwell Automation - DCS Migration

Rockwell Automation – Company profile

Rockwell Automation, founded in 1903, is the world's largest company in the field of industrial automation and information. Rockwell has about 22,000 employees globally and serves customers in more than 80 countries worldwide. Their...

Whitepaper: How to migrate a DCS without a plant shutdown?

In collaboration with Istec International B.V. we have created a Whitepaper about Hot Cutover DCS Migrations. There is also a case-study included which describes a hot cutover of an obsolete non-Yokogawa Distributed Control System to a...

Emerson Global Users Exchange 2016

The Emerson Global Users Exchange is more than an industry-leading technical conference. It is a community of manufacturing leaders committed to extracting the most from their automation investment and sharing their learning with each other.