Tag: Section Meeting

May 2019 Section Tour

Michelli Weighing & Measurement Thank you to Michelli Weighing & Measurement for an incredible event! Michelli welcomed the ISA New Orleans Section for its May meeting. The event included a catered lunch, presentation about Michelli’s history and services, and a tour of their state-of-the-art calibration lab. About Michelli […]

April 2019 Section Meeting

Axial and centrifugal compressor control is exceptionally challenging due to the extraordinary speed and severity of problems and the extreme
consequences in terms of plant safety and performance. The fastest and most dangerous phenomenon is surge. An axial or centrifugal compressor in surge can reverse flow in 0.03 seconds going from a large positive flow to a large negative flow. Often, the negative flow is not measurable by flow meters leaving the actual situation to your imagination.

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. […]

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, […]

Upcoming Section Meeting Topics

We’re continuing to fill in the calendar with section meeting topics and guest speakers.  Today we’re announcing the topics for April, May and June.  More information will be provided for each topic at a later date. A list of all upcoming section meetings is available on our website […]

February 2018 Section Meeting

Topic: Cybersecurity Update: Applying the NIST Cybersecurity Framework Session Presentations: ISA February 2018 Intro Slides NIST Framework Indegy Applying the NIST Framework ISA New Orleans 2-6-18 v3 In our February Section Meeting we discussed the NIST framework and current technology solutions to specifically apply the framework for Industrial Control […]

March 2018 Section Meeting

In our March 2018 Section Meeting, guest speaker, historian and author, John Laurence Busch, discussed the first crossing of the Atlantic Ocean by a steamship, based upon his book “STEAM COFFIN Captain Moses Rogers and The Steamship Savannah Break the Barrier.” Topic: Building the First “Steamship” in History About […]