Gous, G.

University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa

Gustaf Gous works as Senior Manager Electrical and Instrumentation at Sasol’s Secunda Chemical Operations. He graduated from the University of Pretoria in South Africa with a BS degree in chemical engineering in 1987, followed by a BA degree in English (honors) and an MS degree.

Implementation of averaging level control using native DCS functions

Gous, G., de Vaal, P., University of Pretoria; van Coller, G., Sasol

When applying averaging level control in a process plant, engineers can typically choose between proportional integral derivative (PID)-based control, such as p-only, gap and non-linear, or a model-based control like optimal averaging level control.