Category: Section Meetings

October 2018 Section Meeting

Free Wind or Bought Wind? The Transition from Sail- to Steam-Powered Vessels About our Technical Presentation: The ISA New Orleans Section is pleased to have historian and author, John Laurence Busch, return for a second speaking engagement. John initially presented the history of how the first steam-powered ship, […]

September 2018 Section Meeting

Recorded Presentation Topic: Power Quality & Energy Management: Increasing Reliability with Assessments and Monitoring Presentation: September 2018 ISA Section Meeting Slides About our Technical Presentation: Poor power quality can result in equipment damage, production scrap loss, and even costlier downtime. A Single interruption power outage interruption in the […]

August 2018 Section Meeting

Topic:  ISA History, Change and Path Forward, and ISA 84 Discussion with Paul Gruhn Presentation (PDF): ISA History Change and Path Forward Useful Links: Pre-recorded ISA Webinars About Our Guest Speaker, Paul Gruhn, P.E., CFSE: Paul Gruhn is a Global Functional Safety Consultant with aeSolutions in Houston, Texas. […]

May 2018 Section Meeting

Topic:  Ethics – Common Licensure Laws and Rules Violations and How to Avoid Them Presentation (PDF): 2018 Automation Engineers Meeting, Metairie, May 2018 Our May 2018 Section Meeting featured a presentation on Ethics from the Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board (LAPELS).

April 2018 Section Meeting

ISA/IEC 62443 Cybersecurity Lifecycle: Assessment, Implementation, and Maintenance ISA Cybersecurity Lifecyle Flyer: Cybersecurity_Lifecycle_Flyer About our Topic: ISA understands the Industrial Automation and Control Systems Security Lifecycle, and builds its resources around real-world requirements for protecting your systems. ISA’s standards are developed by international experts from across industry, government, […]