FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Safety
Improve Your Plant’s Safety
By Luis Duran, ABB
We must understand the risk of an operation and openly discuss how to reduce it to an acceptable level....
Process Automation: Making the Case for Integrated Safety
By Aaron Hand
Though the presumption is that physical separation is needed between control and safety systems to avoid common...
Using Network Cameras for safety
By Andrea Sorri, Axis Communications
Due to their superior image quality, connectivity, scalability, and scope for adding video analytics...
Stop Explosion Propagation
By David Grandaw, IEP Technologies
Sometimes explosions remain confined to the process vessel in which they originate. However,...
NEWSin Process Safety
- Acopian Power Supplies Certified to UL Safety Standards
- Moxa obtains UL certification for EDS-P510A-8PoE PoE+ Ethernet switch
- CSB Calls For Changes
- Exida Announces Exida Japan
- ISA conference to be held in Abu Dhabi
- AURA Controls develops corrosion-resistant coating
- 2015 ISA Process Control & Safety Symposium issues Call for Papers
- Honeywell to control oil and natural gas platform off Vietnam
- Weidmuller obtains cULus approval for SAFESERIES SIL relays
- B&R safety products awarded UL certification
- FCI flow switch receives FM Div 1/Zone 1 Approval
- ISA announces Rick Roop as 2015 President
PRODUCT NEWSin Process Safety
AutomationDirect announces MGL Locking Safety Switches
MGL safety switches combine magnetic locking and RFID technology to provide non-contact operation with a high degree of anti-tamper protection.
ADLINK announces STC-15W04 Widescreen Panel PC
The STC-15W04 is compliant with UL Class 1 Division 2, ATEX Zone 2, and IECEx hazardous locations standards.
Binder announces Industrial LED light bar.
The IP69K rated lights are ideal for diverse automation and industrial machinery.
MEDIAin Process Safety
RESOURCESin Process Safety
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...
The book has been published for more than 50 years and covers the selection and application of overcurrent protective devices, including code,...
WHITE PAPERSin Process Safety
Modifications in IEC 61508 regulations mean that industrial automation system designers and users must give new consideration to topics such as SIL...
By Chuck Miller and Joanne M Salazar - Emerson Process Management
Ensuring safe operations is a critical issue facing today’s process...
By Chris Soranno, SICK Safety Application Specialist
After safety risks have been identified, evaluated and analyzed, there will inevitably be...
CASE STUDIESin Process Safety
Control Engineering Europe
A new Emergency Shutdown system is being developed for use on an unnamed North Sea oil platform to ensure that process...
What’s New in Process Technology
The Waste Bunker Monitor system from Workswell at the ZEVO Malešice waste treatment plant combines non-contact...
German detergent manufacturer Henkel replaced its old data recorders with 10 Delphin measurement data acquisition systems.
EVENTSin Process Safety
HANNOVER MESSE 2015 covers all the core themes of the industrial value-adding chain at a single location – from individual components to the complete smart factory.
The ISA Calgary 2015 Show is Canada's leading event for automation, instrumentation and control professionals. Gain access to technical and innovative solutions for the energy industry from instrumentation, systems and automation experts at the new ISA Calgary Show Conference. This dynamic conference puts the spotlight on case studies, technical papers and innovative solutions available in the...
Attendees will receive the latest news and technical updates on best practices in air compliance, air emission reduction challenges and requirements, and Leak Detection and Repair program solutions. Numerous tutorials, panel sessions, and networking opportunities allow for extensive face-to-face discussions and interaction with government regulators as well as industry colleagues.
TRAININGin Process Safety
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. Document and drawing types covered include P&ID, PFD, Plot Plan, Electrical Area Classification, Piping Drawing, Isometric Drawing, Line List, Tie-In List and Shutdown Keys, and...