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2019 – 2020 ISA Houston Section Corporate Appreciation

Each year, companies throughout the automation industry support the International Society of Automation (ISA) Houston Section by hosting training courses, networking events, lunch and learns, study groups for the Control System Exam (CSE), as well as a variety of other meetings and Section activities. In appreciation of the dedication these companies [...]

2020 ISA Houston Section Scholarship Recipients

Congratulation to the 2020 ISA Houston Section Scholarship Recipients! The Houston Section's college scholarship application process is open each year from Jan 1st to April 30th. The winners are always announced in May and the money sent to the university's bursar's account in June. Pictured left to right top: Abigail Wyatt, Auburn University Ana Moreno,Texas A&M University - College Station [...]

New & Updated ISA Standard & Technical Reports!

Presented By: Bridget Fitzpatrick, Standard & Practices Liaison Process Automation Systems, Global Technical Leader-Wood. New and Updated ISA Standards and Technical Reports in 2019 ISA-67.01.01-2019 - Transducer and Transmitter Installation for Nuclear Safety Applications Originally from 2002 and last reaffirmed in 2007, a new version of the standard was released. ANSI/ISA-75.05.01-2019 - Control Valve Terminology This standard was originally from [...]

ISA at 75: Welcome to a New and Exciting Year!

Celebrating Our History and Meeting the Challenges of the Future by Eric Cosman, 2020 Global Society President and his opening message to the membership all over the world. "I am honored and humbled to serve as our Society President in 2020, and I look forward to meeting many of our members during my term. I have been a member of [...]

FIRST Robotics Competition

The ISA Houston Section was happy to have some of our board members volunteer to help ISA Staff with a booth advocating for careers in the automation industry at the FIRST Robotics Competition in the George R Brown this past week. It was great to see kids learn that they can take the same skills they use building and designing [...]

ISA Sponsored CSE PE Study Group – Houston

For seven years, the ISA Houston Section has helped ISA members prepare for the Practice of Engineering (PE) exam for Control Systems Engineering (CSE) by hosting weekly study group sessions during the 10 weeks leading to the exam.  This year, we would like to thank Wood for kindly allowing us to host the sessions at their facilities in the Energy [...]

2019 Houston Science and Engineering Fair

ISA Houston Section participated in the 60th annual awards ceremony on March 2, 2019 for the Science and Engineering Fair of Houston (SEFH) presented by Chevron at the Cullen Performance Hall at the University of Houston in Houston Texas.Over 37 Awarding Agencies gave prizes to students, but only ISA Houston gave prizes to students in automation.Mary Cannon  of the ISA [...]

2018-2019 ISAHS Corporation Appreciation

Every year, companies throughout the industry support the Houston Section of International Society of Automation by hosting training courses, networking events, study groups for the Control System Exam and other meetings and activities of the Section. In appreciation of these companies' efforts, the board of the Houston Section presented engraved crystal awards to the supporting companies at their respective offices. [...]