FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Safety
Explosion protection for bulk solids
By RichJohannes Lottermann, REMBE
All companies that process bulk solids have their own specific features, yet their plants all have...
Automation safety: Clearer requirements arise for risk assessments
By Paul Gobeille, Stellar
A slew of national and international guidelines and requirements has made owning automation equipment...
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...
NEWSin Process Safety
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- Honeywell to supply automation and security to LNG terminal
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PRODUCT NEWSin Process Safety
AESolutions updates aeShield with aeFacilitator safety lifecycle management software
aeShield and aeFacilitator enable different personnel/groups throughout organizations to transfer data to support the entire process safety...
Rockwell releases AADvance Eurocard process safety system
AADvance meets the functional safety requirements for Safety Integrity Level 3 (SIL 3) and is compliant with IEC 61508: 2010, Parts 1-7.
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.
MEDIAin Process Safety
RESOURCESin Process Safety
The SERH database provides a collection of failure rate data that is applicable for use in Safety Instrumented System (SIS) conceptual design...
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,...
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 .
With the leading trade fairs taking place in parallel, HANNOVER MESSE covers a wider range of themes and exhibits than any other event – R&D, industrial automation and IT, industrial supply, production engineering and services, as well as energy and environmental technology. in 2016, the USA is making its debut as the Partner Country at the world’s largest industrial technology event.
TRAININGin Process Safety
Stay updated on how to comply with OSHA and NFPA 70E® safety standards. Get trained on identifying hazardous electrical situations.
Learn OSHA requirements and guidelines applicable to various industry activities and operations in this OSHA 10 hour course.
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.