August 11, 2022

Big Ten and Friends Utility Conference

At the end of May, Fossil Consulting Services (FCS) President Jason Enge and Senior Specialist Alex Filar attended the Big Ten and Friends Utility Conference. The […]
June 13, 2022

Understanding Valve Symbols in FDs and P&IDs

Power Plants and Process Facilities have millions of moving parts and diagrams show how they work. Few parts are more important than valves. A valve controls […]
May 24, 2022
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Can the U.S. Grid support EVs?

EVs and the U.S. Grid Electric Vehicles are becoming more and more popular mainly because people feel they are saving the environment.  But is this true?  […]
January 10, 2022

Fossil Consulting Services President Herman Stone Begins Retirement

Co-Founder Herman Stone Begins Retirement Today, Fossil Consulting Services (FCS) announces the retirement of company founder and president Herman Stone. Stone founded FCS in 1995 with […]
December 20, 2021

Happy Holidays from FCS!

Happy Holidays from all of us at FCS! We are thankful for a successful year working with old and new clients. We are looking forward to […]
September 13, 2021

Inside the Matrix Part 2: Breaking the Code

In my previous blog, we pulled back the curtain to discuss what a Distributed Control System is and how it works. We looked at the major […]
August 31, 2021

Discontinuing Coal: No consensus among G20 Environment Ministers

The Meeting: A group of 20 wealthy nations developed the communique at a Climate and Energy meeting. This meeting took place in Naples, Italy, on July […]