Blog

ISA welcomes aeSolutions’ Paul Gruhn as its 2019 Society President

January 18, 2019

The International Society of Automation (ISA) announced that Paul Gruhn, PE, CFSE, and ISA Life Fellow, is its 2019 Society President. In his role as Society President, Gruhn will lead the ISA Board of Directors, which is responsible for governing, setting policy and establishing the strategic direction of the organization. ISA is a nonprofit professional […]

Read More

Texas A&M University – 74th Annual Instrumentation and Automation Symposium 

December 26, 2018

Many aeSolutions’ team members will again be presenting at the 2019 Instrumentation and Automation Symposium.  At the symposium, practical technical papers as well as vendor exhibits are presented with a focus on education. aeSolutions SPEAKERS Dave Grattan & Keith Brumbaugh, Human Factors, Tue. Jan 22nd, 10:00am John Cusimano, Greenfield Cybersecurity, Tue. Jan 22nd, 11:00am Paul Gruhn, SIS Roundtable Workshop 2, […]

Read More

Process Safety Management, Jenga, Drift, and Preventing Process Industry Accidents

December 20, 2018

Blog by Paul Gruhn, P.E., CFSE, Global Functional Safety Consultant, aeSolutions       Have we really learned anything from previous accidents? There have been many well publicized process industry accidents over the last several decades. Articles and books have been written about many of these events. However, most books essentially reviewed what happened the […]

Read More

Happy Holidays from aeSolutions

December 17, 2018

Christmas is a time of year that we reflect back on how much each of us personally value the relationships we have with our clients. We hope that together we have achieved project objectives in 2018 that make a difference in the lives of your employees and ours well into the future.   Very best wishes […]

Read More

You Do Leak Detection, but Do You have Breach Detection?

November 28, 2018

In this insightful article in October’s Pipeline & Gas Journal, aeSolutions CISO Paul Rostick explores the parallels between leak detection and breach detection, and why pipeline companies (and others) should be ready for both. You may also read the article below.  Controls to change the page are at the bottom.

Read More

Using the cloud to secure the cloud – Control Magazine

November 15, 2018

Excerpts from Control Magazine: “This is a very simple setup. You don’t need to be an IT or cybersecurty expert to use these tools,” said Peter Eliya, safety and control systems automation specialist at aeSolutions. “Remote access enables technical support and increased worker productivity to counter the exponential growth of automation, but it comes with […]

Read More

aeSolutions’ Mike Scott featured in Control Magazine

October 18, 2018

Mike Scott, co-founder and executive vice president of global process safety technology at aeSolutions was recently featured in the cover story on Process Safety. “In order to make a step change in process safety performance, a paradigm shift in how we make risk-based financial decisions and ultimately how we operate facilities is mandatory because what […]

Read More

aeSolutions Instructors Teaching 3 ISA Classes on October 29th at the ISA PCS Symposium!

October 17, 2018

An Introduction to Safety Instrumented Systems  (EC50C) Instructor : Paul Gruhn  Class Description: “An excellent one day overview of a complex and diverse subject.” ~Peter Skipp, Engineering Manager There are many different ways of designing a safety instrumented system (SIS). Questions like these are being asked by users and engineering firms alike: Which technology should be […]

Read More

ICSJWG: ‘If it Isn’t Secure, it Isn’t Safe’

August 31, 2018

” A plant floor may appear to look the same today as it did 40 years ago, but the reality is, things are night and day different. “Equipment hasn’t changed, but if you lift the hood, everything has changed,” said John Cusimano, vice president industrial cyber security at aeSolutions during a Tuesday session entitled, “IACS […]

Read More