Industrial Process Control: Advances and Applications


  • Ghodrat Kalani, Masters degree, Operational Research and Systems Engineering, Brown and Root

This is a comprehensive, practical, easy-to-read book on process control, covering some of the most important topics in the petrochemical process industry, including Fieldbus, Multiphase Flow Metering, and other recently developed control systems.Drawing from his own experience and successes at such high-profile companies as Brown and Root and Honeywell spanning more than 20 years, the author explains the practical applications of some of the most intricate and complicated control systems that have ever been developed.
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Book information

  • Published: October 2002
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-7446-1


'It is a compilation of the best instrumentation and control techniques used in industry, providing interesting theoretical content as well as practical topics on planning, integration, and application.' --Plant Engineering, 2003

Table of Contents

An Overview of Instrumentation, Control, and Safety Systems; Systems Theory; Integrated Safety and Automation Systems; Project Engineering of Control Systems; Application Engineering of Control Systems; Some Typical Control/Safety Systems; Glossary; References