Refining and Chemicals Control System of the Future42 min video / 1 minute read Download Slides, PDFs, etc. (ZIP)
ExxonMobil Research and Engineering (EMRE)
In 2003, the ARC Advisory Group estimated that $65 billion worth of industrial control systems was nearing the end of its expected life. Motivated by this need, ExxonMobil has identified a set of functional characteristics of a next-generation industrial control system that improves manufacturing facility profitability and helps maintain competitiveness well into the 21st century.