ISA Interchange

Welcome to the official blog of the International Society of Automation (ISA).

This blog covers numerous topics on industrial automation such as operations & management, continuous & batch processing, connectivity, manufacturing & machine control, and Industry 4.0.

Why Are Process Automation Projects So Difficult to Manage?

Reflecting on my long career as a project manager, I have come to realize process automation project...
Lee Swindler Feb 3, 2020 7:42:13 AM

How to Leverage ISA Standards to Achieve Sustainable Benefits During Industrial Project Design

This guest blog post was written by Rick Slaugenhaupt, a consultant for MAVERICK Technologies, as pa...
Contributing Authors May 31, 2017 10:42:55 AM

Webinar Recording: Large Industrial Project Execution

  This post was written in conjunction with an ISA co-hosted webinar on large project execution. The...
Lee Swindler Apr 24, 2017 9:00:18 AM

How to Apply ISA Standards to Achieve Industrial Production Agility

This guest blog post was written by Rick Slaugenhaupt, a consultant for MAVERICK Technologies. This ...
Contributing Authors Nov 28, 2016 10:42:57 AM

How to Future-Proof Industrial Systems with Standards-Based Design

This guest blog post was written by Rick Slaugenhaupt, a consultant for MAVERICK Technologies. This ...
Contributing Authors Nov 14, 2016 10:42:05 AM

Are Users Reaping the Benefits of Partial Stroke Valve Testing?

Achieving Safety Integrity Level (SIL) 2 with non-redundant field devices is possible, but not alway...
Paul Gruhn Jun 17, 2013 10:42:45 AM

What Are the Important Criteria for Selecting a System Integrator for an Industrial Project?

  The following technical discussion is part of an occasional series showcasing the ISA Mentor Progr...
Greg McMillan Apr 6, 2012 6:27:58 AM

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