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
- 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
- Red Lion RTUs Receive ATEX approval
- aeSolutions appoints Paul Gruhn Global Functional Safety Consultant
- AW-Lake TRICOR Coriolis mass flow meters are CRN certified
- Emerson to automate Mexico’s gas pipeline infrastructure
- IVC obtains ATEX and IECEx certifications for its video cameras
- HIMA to provide safety systems to Venezuela gas plant
- Phoenix Contact partners with exida
- Yokogawa to control Thermal Power and Desalination Plants in Qatar
PRODUCT NEWSin Process Safety
ValvTechnologies introduces NexTech pulsejet valve with EcoPack
The NexTech valves were designed for high-cycle designs that must meet fugitive emission requirements
Fives Machining Systems introduces Diagnostic Communications System (DCS)
Fives' DCS allows machine operators to connect with Fives Cincinnati and Fives Giddings & Lewis experts – via secure CNC screen sharing – to...
Grace introduces Safe-Test Point
This high impedance protected device allows qualified personnel to perform a voltage test from outside the electrical enclosure.
MEDIAin Process Safety
RESOURCESin Process Safety
By: Ernest Magison
An encyclopedia of electrical safety, this classic book features expanded treatment of theory and principles to provide a...
By Byron Lewis, PE, CMfgE, CCNA
This manual reviews the foundations of process control. Topics include process measurement and calibration,...
By S.G. Dukelow
This book presents the basics of boiler control, the interrelationships of the process characteristics, and the dynamics involved,...
WHITE PAPERSin Process Safety
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...
By Gary Prentice, Moore Industries
White paper shows how to select the best sensor for a particular application and ways to improve the accuracy...
CASE STUDIESin Process Safety
Greek oil company installs six HIMA safety systems to protect the refinery’s FCC complex, LPG spheres and circulation network, diesel...
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...
EVENTSin Process Safety
ISA’s LDAR Symposium is the longest-running technical conference in America devoted solely to LDAR and air compliance professionals and their needs and concerns.
Schneider Electric CONNECT 2016 is the place where customers, product specialists and partners can come together to share experiences in a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere.
HUG has a long tradition of customer led knowledge. Learn how your industry peers solve similar problems, attend valuable and relevant training courses and network with colleagues and leading experts. Join us for roundtables on topics such as migration, cyber security, alarm management, and more. You’ll have many opportunities to gain knowledge. As part of your registration, you can attend...