FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Safety
Introduction to Safety Critical System Design
By Wayne Mcgee and Bill Ripley, Creative Electronic Systems
Well beyond reliable, safety-critical systems must do no harm—to...
Safety-critical valves in the nuclear sector
By Josh Leuenberger, IMI Critical Engineering
The ever more stringent demands on safety-critical valves in the nuclear sector and how...
Electrical considerations for Hazardous Area ATEX inspections
By Dewi Evans and Tristan Jones of C&P Engineering Services
Many companies do not give adequate consideration to the condition of their...
How to Perform Temperature Profiling in Hazardous Environments
By Keith Riley and Tim Schrock, Endress & Hauser
Instrumentation for temperature profiling in oil and gas, refining and...
NEWSin Process Safety
- ACHEMA 2015: Safety Excellence - the code for better business
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- FCI Installs 20 Spent Fuel Pool Level Instruments at 6 Chinese Plants
- Red Lion Graphite HMIs approved by ATEX and IECEx
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PRODUCT NEWSin Process Safety
AUMA adds FQM fail safe valve actuator
Actuators with FQM fail safe unit open and close a valve in the event of emergencies without power supply.
Phoenix Contact releases CID2 and ATEX PLC relays
Space-saving PLC relays meet standards for American and European hazardous locations
Introducing SIS-TAG brand Safety Instrumented System Device Identification Tags
SIS-TAGs provide for high visibility and asset management of safety critical devices in harsh environments in the process industries.
MEDIAin Process Safety
RESOURCESin Process Safety
Available for download on iTunes and Google Play, this app is a compliance and training oriented approach to shared safety moments.
The mobile application features the same look, feel and navigation as the standard catalog of of liquid level, flow and pressure sensors,...
The centers provide ABB customers with in-country dedicated and competent functional safety resources for safety instrumented system (SIS) project...
WHITE PAPERSin Process Safety
By Gary Prentice, Moore Industries
White paper shows how to select the best sensor for a particular application and ways to improve the accuracy...
By Moore Industries
When Tank Farm facilities are facing capacity limits, that translates into greater safety risks, and need for better systems...
Modifications in IEC 61508 regulations mean that industrial automation system designers and users must give new consideration to topics such as SIL...
CASE STUDIESin Process Safety
Until recently, the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) – or drones – was mainly associated with the military. These days,...
The software from MDT manages changes to 16,000 programmable devices in remote areas across the continent and reduces safety risks to employees...
Control Engineering Europe
Europe’s largest pulp, board and paper manufacturer, Stora Enso, migrating the plant from its previous control system...
EVENTSin Process Safety
The Emerson Global Users Exchange is more than an industry-leading technical conference…it is a community of manufacturing leaders committed to extracting the most from their automation investment…and sharing their learning with each other.
The 8th International Conference on Safety of Industrial Automated Systems will be a forum to share proven safety solutions, identify emerging OSH (Occupational Safety and Health) risks in good time and discuss chances and drawbacks of technology advances .
TRAININGin Process Safety
Online event on Improving Hazard Recognition - Tools That Work
This webinar will cover the Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) tool in details based on the presenter's experience of over 25 years with the tool in industries including nuclear and aerospace
This course focuses on the engineering requirements for the specification, design, analysis, and justification of safety instrumented systems for the process industries. Students will learn how to determine safety integrity levels and evaluate whether proposed or existing systems meet the performance and documentation requirements defined in the ISA 84 (IEC61511) standard.