FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Safety
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....
Effectively track personnel in hazardous environments
This article describes the strengths and weaknesses of various tracking technologies and their efficacy in a metallic...
NEWSin Process Safety
- HIMA to provide safety systems to Venezuela gas plant
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- ControlAir Achieves SIL 3 certification for volume boosters
- ISA welcomes James Keaveney as its 2016 President
- Wood Group opens Kuala Lumpur office
- Honeywell modernizes Russian ammonia plant
- HIMA delivers safety systems for Ichthys gas field project
- Honeywell to control natural gas liquefaction plant in Texas
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- Yokogawa to control methanol plant in Beaumont, TX
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PRODUCT NEWSin Process Safety
Moore Industries releases SPA2IS alarm trips
Trips have Intrinsically-Safe (IS) Field Connections that reduce installation and maintenance costs.
Werma Signaltechnik releases KombiSIGN 40 stack lights
KombiSIGN 40 provides a clear and highly visible light intensity even in bright sunlight, from any angle with no blind spots.
E2S releases GNEx GRP Xenon strobe beacons
Suitable for all Zone 1, 2, 21 & 22 hazardous location applications the GNEx beacons have extended temperature range with IECEx and ATEX Ex d...
MEDIAin Process Safety
RESOURCESin Process Safety
Fluke Electrical Measurement Safety course gives guidance reflecting the latest information on how to minimize potential hazards when performing...
Site assists customers in finding a suitable IEC 60309 plug connector for specific applications.
The program includes an assessment of needs for visibility, adjustability, safety, availability, energy conservation, economy and hazardous...
WHITE PAPERSin Process Safety
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...
By Moore Industries
When Tank Farm facilities are facing capacity limits, that translates into greater safety risks, and need for better systems...
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
Excel Engineering is hosting the 11th Annual Excel Engineering 2016 Technical Conference on Thursday, February 11th at the Shoreview Community Center in Shoreview, MN. This event includes a general interest morning session, buffet lunch and 3 concurrent tracks during the afternoon, each with four 50 minute presentations.
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.
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...
TRAININGin Process Safety
RAECO's webinar with Ray Follis, industrial fire products specialist for Honeywell Security and Fire, gives you the tools necessary for better integrating your life safety and process safety systems.
Alarms help preserve the integrity of your product and protect the safety of your personnel — but only if handled correctly. Join us for an upcoming webinar where we’ll show you how to make sure every operator immediately knows what to do next in any alarm situation.