Product Spotlight: FlamePACĀ© Burner Management System

Ā  Ā  Trident Automationā€™s burner management system, FlamePACĀ©, gives you a robust tool to assure the safe operation of the burners in your plant with exceptionally easy to understand trip and diagnostic information. The burners in your dryers and TOs are critical to the operation of your plant –thatā€™s where FlamePACĀ© comes in. FlamePACĀ© is a powerful, feature filled solution, with concise and easy to understand graphics that significantly improves the ability to start, operate and troubleshoot burners. FlamePACĀ© alarming […] Read More

What’s the buzz? DeltaV!

A benefit of using a process control professional is to stay in the loop on developing trends within the industry. One such trend is the DeltaV platform from Emerson, which is getting a lot of buzz among our customers recently. ā€œWith intuitive navigation, an easy to use programming workspace, versatile hardware, and a fully vetted suite of process control software; DeltaV is a well-rounded, user friendly platform,ā€ said Alex Schuh, a controls engineer for Trident Automation. A major advantage of […] Read More

Why upgrade?

The distributed control system (DCS) is the brain of any manufacturing plant, providing the intricate knowledge and responsiveness needed to keep production running smoothly. For many plants, the decision to upgrade a DCS is often made well beyond the life of the system, when operations are starting to fail or falling behind current technology. So how do plant managers know when itā€™s time to upgrade? Here are some key points to consider. Success with Partners:Ā The best DCS upgrades are done […] Read More

Trident Tips: create a system that’s easy to use

When you consider upgrading or installing a DCS architecture, here are some quick tips from our engineering experts. Rick Tenor is a project manager and controls engineer on our team and is experienced in creating new control systems and upgrading existing systems. Tips for creating a system thatā€™s EASY TO USE: At Trident, we build systems on an open platform and donā€™t lock down code so our customers can easily trouble shoot on their own. If youā€™re considering building a […] Read More

TRIDENT TIPS: create a reliable DCS architecture

When you consider upgrading or installing a DCS architecture, here are some quick tips from our engineering experts. Rick Tenor is a project manager and controls engineer on our team and is experienced in creating new control systems and upgrading existing systems. Tips for creating a RELIABLE system: Size the system right: Many manufacturers design a system to meet todayā€™s needs and donā€™t consider expanding it as processes grow or evolve. Make sure you are building a system that can […] Read More