NEWEC Meeting: Press Release 29 October 2018
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An influential group of organisations representing European users of instrument users and industrial process automation technology met again in September 2018 and agreed on priorities for
cooperation and action.
Board members and Directors of European user associations of instrument users and automation technology users in process industries - NAMUR, EI, WIB and EXERA, welcomed CLUI AS, the CLub Utilizzatori Italiani Automazione e Strumentazione, to their annual meeting, this year held in Cologne on 18th September 2018. EEMUA was invited and attended the meeting and contributed to the discussions.
During wide ranging discussions the Associations reaffirmed their intention to cooperate closely in this challenging, fast moving and complex field, discussed common concerns and how best to address them. To further underline the importance of collaboration the existing cooperation agreement between NAMUR, EI, WIB and EXERA was extended to include CLUI AS as a new member.
All together NEWEC represent over 250 companies using instrumentation and process control systems that are vital for the safe, efficient and sustainable operation of complex process industries that provide vital materials and power for the modern world.
Varied and open discussions covered many key topics.
For further details, contact:
• For Evaluation International, firstname.lastname@example.org (Greg Ward)
• For WIB, Manager@WIB.nl (Tom Kuperij)
• For Namur, email@example.com (Heinrich Engelhard)
• For Exera, firstname.lastname@example.org (Philippe Genoux)
• For CLUI AS email@example.com (Claudio Scali)
For links to the NEWEC associations see: