Falcon(R) Electric Partners With ISA to Present Educational Webinar on Protecting Automated Systems in Harsh Environments

April 30 Webinar to Discuss Best Practices in Selecting UL Listed Power Protection

IRWINDALE, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 15, 2013) - Falcon Electric, Inc., (www.FalconUPS.com) an award-winning manufacturer of online uninterruptible power supplies (UPSs), today announced it has teamed up with the International Society of Automation (ISA) for "Protecting Automated Systems in Harsh Environments," an instructive webinar to educate electrical design engineers, system designers and plant/maintenance managers on how to protect automated systems against disruptive and costly power interruptions in harsh environments such as oil and gas, transportation, manufacturing, green energy among others. Register at this link http://bit.ly/171keKl for the webinar being held on April 30, 2013 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. EDT.

Session presenters include power industry veteran, Michael A. Stout, Vice President of Engineering at Falcon Electric and a highly recognized authority on computer and industrial automation, and power conversion; and Lawrence Thompson, an ISA subject matter expert and author who has extensive career and teaching background in electronics, measurement and control, and computer networking.

"We are excited to partner with ISA and have the opportunity to reach out to control professionals and decision makers in the industry," says Ron Seredian, Vice President of Marketing for Falcon Electric. "Both Falcon and ISA want to educate automation experts about more reliable ways to safeguard power in rugged environments."

"ISA is proud to welcome Falcon Electric as an ISA Automation Week Partner," states Jennifer Infantino, ISA's Manager of Marketing, Communications, and Corporate Partnerships. "We're eager for ISA members and the automation and control community at large to learn more about Falcon Electric's power solutions."

Due to the rapid developments in automation, Falcon and ISA have developed the webinar with the goal of bringing industry experts to the forefront of power innovation. Attendees will learn about key topics, including information about control systems and the growth of ac-based automation. In addition, presenters will discuss best practices in selecting Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPSs) to operate in harsh -30°C to 65°C temperatures, and the specific power load and temperature demands of harsh environments.

To register for the upcoming seminar or to learn more about the topic and the presenters, go to the webinar page on the ISA website.

About Falcon Electric:
Headquartered in Irwindale, Calif., Falcon Electric, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of award-winning power protection and conversion solutions. For over 25 years, Falcon has been dedicated to offering the latest in technology, superior engineering standards, and unmatched technical support and customized solutions. Falcon manufactures power systems that meet the exacting standards of the military/aerospace, scientific/labs, industrial automation, computer, telecommunications and other industries that demand the highest product reliability to meet their critical power needs. For more information about Falcon Electric and its innovative products, visit www.FalconUPS.com.

About ISA:
Founded in 1945, the International Society of Automation (www.isa.org) is a leading, global, nonprofit organization that is setting the standard for automation by helping over 33,000 worldwide members and other professionals solve difficult technical problems, while enhancing their leadership and personal career capabilities. Based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, ISA develops standards; certifies industry professionals; provides education and training; publishes books and technical articles; and hosts conferences and exhibitions for automation professionals. ISA is the founding sponsor of The Automation Federation (www.automationfederation.org).

Contact Information:

Falcon Electric, Inc.
Ron Seredian
VP of Marketing
800-842-6940 x 105