ISA Releases Calibration Guide
Research Triangle Park, NC (15 April 2005) - ISA-The Instrumentation, Systems, and Automation Society - recently announced the release of Calibration: A Technician's Guide by industry expert Mike Cable.
Written to provide a truly comprehensive review of calibration, the guide provides a foundation for understanding principles and applications of the most frequently performed tasks of a technician.
Topics addressed include terminology, bench vs. field calibration, loop vs. individual instrument calibration, instrument classification systems, documentation, and specific calibration techniques for temperature, pressure, level, flow, final control, and analytical instrumentation.
The book is designed as a structured learning tool with questions and answers in each chapter. An extensive appendix containing sample P&IDs, loop diagrams, spec sheets, sample calibration procedures, and conversion and reference tables serves as reference.
More information about this resource can be found at www.isa.org/calibrate.
NOTE to editors: High-resolution photos of the book cover and complementary copies are available by contacting ISA directly.
Founded in 1945, ISA (www.isa.org) is a leading, global, nonprofit organization that is setting the standard for automation by helping over 30,000 worldwide members and other professionals solve difficult technical problems, while enhancing their leadership and personal career capabilities. Based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, ISA develops standards; certifies industry professionals; provides education and training; publishes books and technical articles; and hosts the largest conference and exhibition for automation professionals in the Western Hemisphere. ISA is the founding sponsor of The Automation Federation (www.automationfederation.org).