A sincere attempt to bring online process Analyzer professionals and related Manufacturers at one place on the web for mutual benefit to improve the field of process online analyzers. Professionals will have a 'one stop web site' that provides Manufacturers list with the products they make and analyzer related links. This community will mature only with the help of all you process analyzer professionals and experts out there.
This web site will attempt to provide a common platform to 'share and discuss' the issues and problems that our community faces. Message board is the right platform and is used across most industries by many professional communities, so why not us? The field is undergoing development in stages and over the years have witnessed great advances in this field of science. To grow it faster, it needs more care and nurturing to evolve as a field to reckon with. For Manufacturers, this site will provide an insight into the level of information that community professionals have received on their products through communication with members. How well do analyzer professionals know a particular product, do they know who are the suppliers closest to home or have they chosen the right type of analyzer for the application. Manufacturers could use this site to introduce new products and make improvements in existing products.
There are only a few organizations in different industries who have realized the potential of process online analyzers. Very seldom you find dedicated analyzer professionals taking care of online analyzers in a process plant, the management probably does not realize the effort or the resource it takes to have reliable analyzers running with high availability. Information in the advances of Statistical Process Control and their benefits could be shared. Advancement in the field of process automation and process control has provided process analyzers another opportunity to synergize to benefit in optimization, control, monitoring or safety applications. Companies need to get confidence in their process analyzers. Process plants are going ahead with process optimization, spending millions with advanced process controllers and at the end of the control loop a single unreliable online process analtical value can throw away their profit. Lets put a stop to this.
As online process analyzer community, lets improve the world around us by improved safety, greater productivity and lesser pollution to provide future generations a better world to live in.