The International Society of Automation (ISA) congratulates Charlie Gifford, General Manager & Senior Advanced Manufacturing Consultant, Intelligent Manufacturing Institute and 21st Century Manufacturing Solutions LLC, as the recipient of the “Thomas G. Fisher Award of Excellence for a Standards-Based Reference Publication” presented by the ISA Publications Department.
Gifford’s book, selected for the award as the best new standards-based book of 2013, is "The MOM Chronicles: ISA-95 Best Practices Book 3.0".
“I sincerely thank ISA for this prominent award named for a distinguished man, Tom Fisher,” Gifford said.
“As Primary Contributing Author and Chief Editor, I am accepting this award for all of 50 contributing expert authors and reviewers of the ISA-95 Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM) Best Practices Working Group,” Gifford said.
“This is the second time the working group’s work products have been recognized
for this award. In 2011, "When World Collide in Manufacturing
Operations, Book 2.0", was also selected,” he concluded.
ISA continues to support the group’s work products of twenty-three applied technology white papers and three books to manufacturing systems professionals worldwide to become a primary reference resource over the last 10 years.
Title: The MOM Chronicles: ISA-95 Best Practices Book 3.0 (Published
February 2013) www.isa.org/momchronicles
The following are the white papers as book chapters:
Chapter 1: Applying Global MOM Systems in a Manufacturing 2.0 Approach
Chapter 2: The Role of Semantic Models in Smarter Industrial Operations
Chapter 3: Applying Manufacturing Operations Models in a Discrete Hybrid
Manufacturing Environment Chapter 4: Defining an Operations Systems
Architecture Chapter 5: A Workflow-driven Approach to MOM Chapter 6:
Scheduling Integration Using an ISA-95 Application in a Steel Plant Chapter
7: Intelligent Integration Interface: I3, A Real-world Application of ISA-95
Title: When Worlds Collide in Manufacturing Operations: ISA-95 Best
Practices Book 2.0 (Published January 2011) This book was awarded ISA’s
“Thomas G. Fisher Award of Excellence for a Standards-Based Reference
Publication” as best standards book of 2011 http://www.isa.org/worldscollide
Chapter 1: SOA for Manufacturing Overview
Chapter 2: Data Architecture for MOM: The Manufacturing Master Data Approach Chapter 3: Building a Manufacturing Transformation Strategy with ISA-95 Methods Chapter 4: Work Process Management for Adaptive Manufacturing
Chapter 5: B2MML, Integration Patterns, and Data Mapping
Chapter 6: Integration of Manufacturing Intelligence with MOM
Chapter 7: Lifecycle of Service Creation using the ISA-95 MOM