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Paul Gruhn, P.E., Global Process Safety Consultant, Rockwell Automation/ ICS Triplex, Houston, Texas
Paul Gruhn P.E.
ISA Fellow – Member of the ISA 84 standard committee (on safety instrumented systems) – Member of the ISA 101 standard committee (on human machine interfaces) – Developer and instructor of ISA courses on safety systems – Author of two ISA textbooks (“Safety Instrumented Systems: Design, Analysis & Justification” and “Sell More Through Effective Technical Presentations”), two chapters in other books, and over two dozen published articles – Developer of the first commercial safety system modeling software – B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Illinois Institute of Technology – Licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in Texas and member of CSE (Control System Engineer) exam team – ISA 84 Expert.
2650 Eisenhower Avenue
Norristown, PA 19403
DATE and TIME: Wednesday March 18, 2015: Open 5:15 PM – Light meal at 5:30 PM (Cost $12.50); Meeting starts at 6:30 PM – Speaker’s presentation 6:45 PM to 7:45 PM – Vendor displays and socialize before and after talk.
LOCATION: Rumsey Electric Automation Solutions — www.rumsey.com
15 Colwell Lane, Conshohocken, Pa 19428 Phone: (610) 832-9000 Fax: (610) 941-8181
DIRECTIONS: Link to printed flyer with maps
MEAL COST: $12.50, payable online or at the door via cash or credit card. Please contact Sue DiPaolo by Monday, March 16th or by E-mail: email@example.com, or by phone: 610-238-1067.
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Dan Wagner discusses capabilities of 3D printers during tour following presentations. Inset shows process model created by a 3D printer
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