Remote control

Gay, Paul
July 2005
Engineer (00137758);7/25/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7680, p35
Reports on the application of technologies derived from the information technology (IT) field in control systems. United Utilities' installation of an integrated intelligent control and monitoring solution; Replacement of telemetry alarms with plant status using the Internet Explorer; United Utilities' adoption of Siemens' integrated automation architecture.


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