FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Safety
Safety instrumented system SIL calculation
By Peter Morgan
Tweaking a traditional HAZOP can ease the implementation of ISA-84.00.01. This article shows how to provide the information...
Safety maturity: Three crucial elements of world class safety
Control Engineering Asia
By Too Horng Cheng
A safe working environment is not merely a fundamental human need, but a requirement in manufacturing...
Actuator system integration and functional safety
By Heike Schmeding
Host system integration and functional safety are two highly significant topics that are currently affecting a wide...
The importance and role of Management of Change in alarm rationalisation
By Ian Brown, M.A.C. Solutions
For the process industries, it is essential to manage change when making modifications to alarms and alarm systems....
NEWSin Process Safety
- aeSolutions' Paul Gruhn named co-chair of ISA84 committee
- 2016 ISA Process Control & Safety Symposium and Exhibition features three acclaimed speakers
- HIMA announces investment in IFS' ERP solution
- IHS Report: Hazardous area equipment sales drop $900M in 2015
- Yokogawa receives TUV Rheinland Certification for Functional Safety Management
- HIMA names Alexander Horch as Head of Development
- ISA’s 16th Fugitive Emissions-LDAR Symposium draws more than 120 air quality professionals
- HIMA chooses Singapore as regional hub in Asia Pacific region
- ISA releases advance program for its 16th ISA LDAR-Fugitive Emissions Symposium
- Revised ISA alarm management standard approved by ANSI
- Phoenix Contact UPS receives UL 1778 HAZLOC rating
- ISA100 certifies Flowserve's PMV D3 Wireless enabled valve positioner
PRODUCT NEWSin Process Safety
AutomationDirect introduces Integra polycarbonate enclosures
The polycarbonate enclosures feature impact resistance of up to 900 inch-pounds, UV light resistance, and have an operating temperature range from...
Weidmuller releases UR20-PF-O power-feed safety modules
These compact safety modules feature integrated functionality to safely switch off power to all modules that are within a safety segment, and are...
steute introduces Ex 97 position switches
The Ex 97 switching devices with plastic housings, are tested and certified according to ATEX and IECEx for use in Gas Ex zones 1 and 2, as well as...
MEDIAin Process Safety
RESOURCESin Process Safety
By William L. Mostia, Jr., PE
This edition draws on the author’s long experience as an instrument and electrical engineer and his maintenance...
This book helps you understand how to objectively assess the accuracy, response time, residual life and other characteristics of installed...
WHITE PAPERSin Process Safety
If an enclosure is properly cooled, the components within can have a long and useful life. Without proper cooling however, the components in these...
By Tina Todd, Moore Industries
The paper outlines how significant savings, both initial installation and ongoing maintenance costs, for...
By Brian S. Elliott, AutomationDirect
“Electrical Arcs” explains how arcing develops, the dangers of electrical arcs and various means of arc...
CASE STUDIESin Process Safety
Through the use of automation that includes Rotork valve actuation, Aberthaw can efficiently generate around 1555 MW of electricity for the...
Located on the eastern shore of Canada in Nova Scotia, Pieridae Energy’s Goldboro LNG project will include a natural gas liquefaction terminal...
The SmartVentilation on-demand solution provides fresh air for the 500 meter deep underground mine, which extracts gold, tellurium and other...
EVENTSin Process Safety
Featuring the cutting-edge in factory, process, and building automation, this event has established itself as the place to see the automation industry’s most innovative solutions and technologies. Industrial Automation will stand alongside four additional shows from Germany's HANNOVER MESSE and provide an exceptional opportunity for business development.
The 2016 Yokogawa Users Conference & Exhibition is designed to help attendees get the solutions they need for today's challenges. Track themes include Security & Building a Stronger Defense, Operational Effectiveness, and Capital Expense Efficiency. Inspiring keynotes, informative technical sessions and workshops, application sessions, and hands-on demonstrations will be offered daily!
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.