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’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
- 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
PRODUCT NEWSin Process Safety
Micronor to release MR386 fiber optic microswitch
The non-electrical, passive sensor provides EMI and RFI immunity, isolation from high voltage and lightning, safety in explosive atmospheres, and...
Aspen Technology releases aspenONE v9 software update
The latest release gives firms in the Oil, Gas, Refining, Chemicals, Engineering & Construction, and other process industries, integrated,...
Spectroline releases SB-450 SafetyBlu blue light inspection kit
Spectroline’s SafetyBlu (SB-450) Blue Light Inspection Kit is a hydraulic system maintenance tool designed help find expensive hydraulic system...
MEDIAin Process Safety
RESOURCESin Process Safety
This book clearly explains how to do probabilistic calculations to accomplish SIL verification for safety systems. Starting with a description of...
By: Austin Bryan, Elizabeth Smith, and Kevin Mitchell
This handbook provides an overview of the FGS design lifecycle presented in the...
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
The software platform Engineering Base (EB) replaces miscellaneous previously used maintenance inflexible tools. Thus EB contributes to the...
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,...
EVENTSin Process Safety
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...
Don’t miss out on one of the best learning and networking opportunities that Siemens is offering this year. The Automation Summit Conference will be a valuable asset to attendees by providing the sessions and training you need to improve efficiencies and increase performance in your daily operations.
TRAININGin Process Safety
Learn how one manufacturing organization approached the challenge of implementing and complying with the ISA84 Safety Lifecycle in existing facilities by adopting new management practices and software tools. What problems did they encounter? What key wins are expected, or have been realized, from the effort?