A life-cycle approach to automation information management in the process industries

@inproceedings{Jokinen1996ALA,
  title={A life-cycle approach to automation information management in the process industries},
  author={Petri A. Jokinen},
  year={1996}
}
Abstract This paper presents an overview of the problems and possible solutions for automation information management and utilization in the process industries. The process plant life-cycle model is introduced and the cost structure of process automation investments is reviewed in this context. The general trends in process industry and developments in automation technologies are described and their effects are discussed. The advances in engineering CAD systems and their usability in solving… CONTINUE READING