FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Safety
Effective alarm management planning using ANSI/ISA-18.2
By Leila Myers, Yokogawa
Alarm management is not a static process, and it needs to be adjusted to match changes in the process and other... MORE
Automatic Override control Could Have Prevented the BP...
Automatic override control would have detected the change in pipe position, and the position controller would have automatically actuated... MORE
NEWSin Process Safety
- ISA Process Control & Safety Symposium report
- Yokogawa to control Waste-to-Energy Facility in Cornwall, U.K.
- Metso upgrades automation at chemical plant in Finland
- MESCO Engineering adopts KW-Software safety software
- TURCK inclinometer receives CID2 certification
- Honeywell notes 100th installation of DynAMo
- Exor obtains ATEX and UL Certification for HMIs
- exida certifies Rosemount tank gauging system
- Emerson to control 1,075-MW Power Station in Poland
- Yokogawa to control PEMEX Diesel Fuel Plant
- Metso to automate Greatmoor energy-from-waste facility
- ISA releases program for Process Control & Safety Symposium
OCTOBER FEATURED PRODUCTS
PRODUCT NEWSin Process Safety
Siemens adds safety functions to automation controllers
Safety functions have been added to Simatic S7-1500, Simatic S7-1200 and ET 200SP Distributed Controllers. MORE
MEDIAin Process Safety
RESOURCESin Process Safety
The book has been published for more than 50 years and covers the selection and application of overcurrent protective devices, including code,... MORE
The video shows how the system avoids costly shutdowns related to faulty FOUNDATION Fieldbus or PROFIBUS PA segments. MORE
WHITE PAPERSin Process Safety
By Chris Soranno, SICK Safety Application Specialist
After safety risks have been identified, evaluated and analyzed, there will inevitably be... MORE
By Moore Industries
White paper addresses FISCO or Entity devices located in Class I, Division 1 or Zone 0/1 Intrinsically-Safe (I.S.)... MORE
CASE STUDIESin Process Safety
The SigniFire Video Fire Detection (VFD) system from Fike Safety Technology (FST) has been deployed in the Battle of... MORE
EVENTSin Process Safety
T.A. Cook, in association with the European Process Safety Centre is delighted to announce the 4th annual World Class Process Safety Management conference taking on 20 – 22 October, 2014. Bringing together a diverse range of operators, our two day agenda will give you the opportunity to discover how major organisations are ensuring that their people are safe and their assets are reliable.
The annual Process Solutions User Group (PSUG) meeting, hosted by Rockwell Automation just prior to the Automation Fair event, is an opportunity for attendees to exchange ideas with peers, learn best practices and discover solutions to improve their processes and create new revenue.
Rockwell Automation welcomes industrial professionals, media, analysts, and technology and service providers to its Automation Fair® event. Through exhibits, labs, technical sessions and forums, attendees will learn how to leverage the connected enterprise to optimize production, improve machine performance, and manufacture products in a safer, more sustainable manner.
TRAININGin Process Safety
This 2-day course is designed to provide students with the tools necessary to perform SIL Validation studies compliant with the IEC 61511 standard. The practical course uses real life examples to demonstrate to students how to conceptually design multiple Safety Instrumented Functions (SIFs) to meet the specified safety integrity levels. Price: $1,850 CDN
The TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Engineering Certification Workshop trains experienced safety engineers who wish to obtain a TÜV Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) certificate verifying their expertise. The workshop has been reviewed and accepted by TÜV Rheinland, and passing a final exam at the end of the five-day course will earn the certificate. Price: $4,300 CDN.
The P&ID Engineering Drawing Interpretation Workshop provides a combination of classroom instruction and workshop exercises focused on critical documentation essential to the safe day-to-day operation of facilities (e.g., P&ID, PFD, Plot Plan, Electrical Area Classification, Piping Drawing, Isometric Drawing, Line List, Tie-In List and Shutdown Keys). Price: $1,495 CDN