The Critical Nature of selecting Control-System Manufacturers

Cosiol, Jeffrey
January 2004
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Jan2004, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p9
Discusses the challenges in the process of designing and implementing modern control systems. Role of original equipment manufacturers in the design and implementation process of modern control systems; Effect of the development of sophisticated and comprehensive control devices on the work of industrial designers; Factors to consider to avoid project-integration difficulties.


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