ISA NEWS RELEASE
Contact: Jennifer Infantino
ISA Announces Publication of Measurement and Control Handbook
Research Triangle Park, NC (19 February 2007) - ISA recently announced the publication of "The Condensed Handbook for Measurement and Control, 3rd Edition" by N.E. Battikha.
The earlier editions of this reference were ISA best-sellers. The latest edition focuses on selecting and implementing measurement and control devices for process automation applications. The resource is intended to be clear and concise in order to help professionals understand the field of process measurement and control.
The book provides quick access to ISA symbology, instrument and control valve selection criteria, and conversion guidelines. Directed toward all practitioners in process measurement and control as well as other technical personnel such as project managers, process engineers, and mechanical engineers, this edition also includes new sections on maintenance, calibration, decision-making skills, and consulting. In addition, a companion CD is included to facilitate the implementation of this technology.
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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).