SYDNEY, Sept. 10, 2014
) Process Solutions will showcase the latest developments in process automation and controls at the 2014 Honeywell Users Group (HUG) Asia-Pacific Symposium, to be held on the Gold Coast in Queensland from September 21-23. Celebrating 25 years of HUG in the Asia-Pacific area, this year's event will attract nearly 100 industry representatives, to discuss best practice in process control and new methods for technology implementation.Taking the theme of KNOWLEDGE', HUG offers an interactive three-day program, with hands-on demonstrations, presentations, panel discussions, breakout sessions and networking opportunities. Honeywell will also exhibit its latest technology releases to meet the needs of customers across the region, including the
Experion Orion Console
RTU2020 Remote Terminal Unit?
and new additions to its flagship
Intuition Executive platform
, such as
Operations Logbook Release 100
."The Asia-Pacific region has significant growth potential, but unique needs and challenges," said Andrew Hird, vice president, Sales, Honeywell Process Solutions. "HUG is the ideal forum for Honeywell, customers and industry experts to come together to share experiences and best practice, particularly as the energy landscape evolves and there is increased pressure to reduce costs while maintaining safety, reliability and efficiency."
HUG Asia-Pacific will offer the first local demonstration of
, Honeywell's innovative approach to lean project execution, which helps companies more quickly design, build and start-up plants through a combination of HPS' proprietary hardware and software, virtualisation and cloud engineering tools.
Honeywell will also announce the winner of its
2014 Asia-Pacific Unisim Design Challenge
, an annual competition giving chemical engineering students across the region the chance to solve real-world problems through interactive process modeling. The winning student and their lecturer will receive paid travel and accommodation to HUG, where they will have the opportunity to present the project to conference delegates, attend presentations and network with potential employers.
The 2014 Honeywell Users Group Asia-Pacific will take place at Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa in Queensland, Australia. Learn more about the event by visiting the
2014 HUG Asia-Pacific website # # #Honeywell Process Solutions (www.honeywellprocess.com) is a pioneer in automation control, instrumentation and services for the oil and gas; refining; pulp and paper; industrial power generation; chemicals and petrochemicals; biofuels; life sciences; and metals, minerals and mining industries. Process Solutions is part of Honeywell's Performance Materials and Technologies strategic business group, which also includes UOP, a leading international supplier and licensor of process technology, catalysts, adsorbents, equipment, and consulting services to the petroleum refining, petrochemical, and gas processing industries.Honeywell (www.honeywell.com) is a Fortune 100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes, and industry; turbochargers; and performance materials. For more news and information on Honeywell, please visit www.honeywellnow.com?.This release contains certain statements that may be deemed "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, that address activities, events or developments that we or our management intends, expects, projects, believes or anticipates will or may occur in the future are forward-looking statements. Such statements are based upon certain assumptions and assessments made by our management in light of their experience and their perception of historical trends, current economic and industry conditions, expected future developments and other factors they believe to be appropriate. The forward-looking statements included in this release are also subject to a number of material risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to economic, competitive, governmental, and technological factors affecting our operations, markets, products, services and prices. Such forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance, and actual results, developments and business decisions may differ from those envisaged by such forward-looking statements. We identify the principal risks and uncertainties that affect our performance in our Form 10-K and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.###