What is as ubiquitous as air and influences your entire life?
Answer: The Control System.Short History
The Control system is 6,000 to 10,000 years old. 1,373 more words
A leading U.S. power company’s New York facility was in a reinvestment period, which included upgrading 1950s turbines. The existing mechanical hydraulic turbine control (MHC) and analog automatic voltage regulators (AVRs) were past their intended life cycles. 57 more words
GE Product Line Leader Homero Endara and Product Line Manager Nate Martin recently contributed to the Gas Turbine World article “Path to Advanced Gas Turbine Driven Compressor Control Systems.” The feature focuses on how technological advances in the era of the Industrial Internet are creating opportunities to increase both gas turbine and compressor operational efficiency.
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Controlling system from a remote place , will this suffice definition of it I don’t think so its more than that.In simple words Controlling physically located system through a control center.This control center may include HMI(Human Interface) ,Historians(Database) which is used to store and manipulate data. 337 more words