FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Safety
Safety in the chemical sector: what to consider, what to do?
By Ian Curtis, Siemens Industry
Here’s a broad look at some of the important process safety-related issues chemical companies need to... MORE
Debunking the myths of Ex product approvals in North America
By Dave Adams, Qps Evaluation Services
North America is one of the largest and most lucrative markets for equipment used in explosive... MORE
NEWSin Process Safety
- Red Lion Receives UL Listing for Graphite Series HMIs
- New solutions put us on the way to preventing arc flash incidents
- ASM Consortium Celebrates 20th Anniversary
- AST Achieves ATEX Certification For Pressure Transducers
- HART Foundations seeks entries for HART Plant of the Year
- Yokogawa Appoints Daniel L. Duncan Chief Operating Officer
- Honeywell upgrades Qatar petrochemicals expansion
- Festo signs TSI Solutions as Distributor in Georgia
- Importance of safety and security on the rise
- Emerson obtains SIL 3 rating for Rosemount 5300 Radar level transmitter
- Honeywell to automate Oil Sands project in Canada
- ISA Process Control & Safety Symposium Agenda
JULY FEATURED PRODUCTS
PRODUCT NEWSin Process Safety
exida updates PHAx process hazard analysis software
PHAx helps identify and document hazards, hazardous events and associated sequence of events. MORE
Rockwell Automation announces Guardmaster 440C-CR30...
Guardmaster 440C-CR30 is a flexible, cost-effective and easy-to-use configurable safety relay ideal for applications requiring 4 to 10 safety... MORE
Emerson enhances safety of Rosemount 2120 level switch
The Rosemount 2120 level switch is now certified for SIL 2 functional safety with SIL 3 capability enabling the device to meet the most demanding... 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
The free Safety Automation Builder tool now has Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean,... MORE
WHITE PAPERSin Process Safety
By Gaurav Mathur
Companies have a moral and legal obligation to limit risk posed by their operations. To accomplish this, safety practitioners... MORE
By Sam Roy, Schneider Electric
White paper discusses how to remove independent hardware based Emergency Shutdown for logic Solver as identified in... MORE
CASE STUDIESin Process Safety
Dutch bulk terminal company is using FLIR thermal imaging cameras to help monitor coal temperatures that signal potential self-combustion hazards... MORE
EVENTSin Process Safety
The leading marcus evans 6th Annual Chem/Petrochem and Refinery Shutdowns & Turnarounds Conference will focus on the key fundamentals for achieving an efficient turnaround, including timely maintenance planning, effective communication between departments, managing scope through expected and unexpected scenarios, and recruiting and retaining qualified turnaround talent.
From robotics and automation services, to micro sensors and nanotechnology, Industrial Automation North America showcases the most important products in the industry and is the North American hub for innovation and networking in industrial automation.
The event will consist of a conference program that includes user presentations, Yokogawa platform technology updates, industry and technology keynotes, workshops and panel sessions all designed to help users fully utilize automation technologies.
TRAININGin Process Safety
The TÜV Rheinland Process Hazards & Risk Analysis Workshop trains experienced safety engineers who wish to obtain a Functional Safety PH&RA (TÜV Rheinland) certificate verifying their expertise. The workshop has been reviewed and accepted by TÜV Rheinland, and passing a final exam at the end of the four-day course will earn the certificate. Price: $3,100 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
This 3-day PHA / HAZOP course is designed to deliver expert instruction on how to successfully plan and execute Process Hazards Analysis (PHA) studies efficiently and effectively. This includes understanding the principles behind each of the major PHA methods (HAZOP, What-if?, Checklist, FMEA), learning how to deal with challenging personalities within the PHA team, and how to avoid common...