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Video Presentation By Ian Nimmo: Operator Centered Control Rooms

October 22, 2020

Operators – alarms, displays, screens, glare, fatigue, distractions, training, data overload, etc…how do we manage control rooms and improve performance? Check out this recent video: / / 512 630 3401

The Impact of Fatigue in a Control Room

October 19, 2020

UCDS President Ian Nimmo explains the impact that fatigue can have in a control room. He describes what it is, and how UCDS can help you avoid fatigue for your operators. There are…

The 3 Ingredients for Successfully Designing Level One and Two Displays

October 15, 2020

Operators possess the ability to optimize the process while monitoring multiple variables on the control system. The operator is expected to maximize efficiency and output, often working with outside operators to achieve these…

Costs Associated with Poor Situation Awareness and Too Many Alarms

October 8, 2020

Nuisance alarms contribute to – poor control and wasted energy – Standing alarms = feedstock expenses, containment loss, and an increase in utilities – Missed alarms = wear and tear on equipment, increased…

Operator Performance: A Return on Investment

October 1, 2020

So if we invest in our operators, where is the ROI? Well, Operating outside equipment and process limits is costly and risky. In the above image, focus your attention on the dotted line…

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