|Control Room Information for Batch Processes|
|Presented at the WBF European Conference, Mechelin, Belgium, October 11–13, 2004, by|
|Milton CroftsMilton_Crofts@afchemicals.comAroma and Fragrance Chemicals(AFC), Widnes, UK|
The way information is displayed in control rooms in the process industry has developed a long way from the original gauges, chart recorders, and lamps to the sophisticated Graphical User Interfaces (GUI) of today. But does the increased ability to acquire and display more data mean that better information is being conveyed? This chapter describes how modern technology has not been used to its full potential in control rooms. A methodology is then developed to make use of the available technology ...