FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Safety
How to Perform Temperature Profiling in Hazardous Environments
By Keith Riley and Tim Schrock, Endress & Hauser
Instrumentation for temperature profiling in oil and gas, refining and...
Is Safety a Backseat Driver?
By Holcombe Baird III, Reliability Center
To improve safety, many businesses adopt improvement programs that establish a partnership between...
Treating security like safety
What’s New in Process Technology
By Mike Baldi, Honeywell Process Solutions
Safety and security work hand in hand in the manufacturing...
Improve Your Plant’s Safety
By Luis Duran, ABB
We must understand the risk of an operation and openly discuss how to reduce it to an acceptable level....
NEWSin Process Safety
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- Offshore Safety improving
- ISA wants to keep unemployed members
- Mentor Graphics RTOS meets safety standards
- Acopian Power Supplies Certified to UL Safety Standards
- Moxa obtains UL certification for EDS-P510A-8PoE PoE+ Ethernet switch
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- Exida Announces Exida Japan
- ISA conference to be held in Abu Dhabi
- AURA Controls develops corrosion-resistant coating
- 2015 ISA Process Control & Safety Symposium issues Call for Papers
PRODUCT NEWSin Process Safety
Schneider Electric Releases Tricon CX Safety System
Tricon CX ensures operational integrity, protecting against inherent risk and hazards, as well as external threats such as cyber-attack.
BEI introduces LP35 explosion-proof encoder
LP35 meets UL, ATEX, and IECEx standards allowing for operation directly in Division 1, Zone 1 environments.
APG Introduces LPD Loop-Powered Display
LPD displays can be inserted into a 4-20 mA loop-powered sensor system to provide a local display without additional wiring.
MEDIAin Process Safety
RESOURCESin Process Safety
The mobile application features the same look, feel and navigation as the standard catalog of of liquid level, flow and pressure sensors,...
The centers provide ABB customers with in-country dedicated and competent functional safety resources for safety instrumented system (SIS) project...
The book has been published for more than 50 years and covers the selection and application of overcurrent protective devices, including code,...
WHITE PAPERSin Process Safety
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...
By Chuck Miller and Joanne M Salazar - Emerson Process Management
Ensuring safe operations is a critical issue facing today’s process...
CASE STUDIESin Process Safety
Since January 2015, Dyneon has operated the world’s first plant for sustainable upcycling of residual perfluorinated polymer materials. A...
Perle eX-S1110 Gigabit Ethernet Extenders provide 330m safety perimeter during explosive field test.
Control Engineering Europe
A new Emergency Shutdown system is being developed for use on an unnamed North Sea oil platform to ensure that process...
EVENTSin Process Safety
The 2015 Global Automation Conference will help industrial companies meet the most daunting challenges, safely, reliably and efficiently. Sessions are designed to cover the biggest global trends, showcase the newest innovations and technologies and share practical experience from Schneider Electric and its partners.
Attendees will receive the latest news and technical updates on best practices in air compliance, air emission reduction challenges and requirements, and Leak Detection and Repair program solutions. Numerous tutorials, panel sessions, and networking opportunities allow for extensive face-to-face discussions and interaction with government regulators as well as industry colleagues.
The Modern Solutions Power Systems Conference (MSPSC) is a three-day event that focuses on discovering interdisciplinary solutions to the important issues affecting utility and industrial power systems including cybersecurity, safety and maintenance.
TRAININGin Process Safety
The P&ID Engineering Drawing Interpretation Workshop provides a combination of classroom instruction and workshop exercises focused on critical documentation essential to the safe day-to-day operation of facilities. Document and drawing types covered include P&ID, PFD, Plot Plan, Electrical Area Classification, Piping Drawing, Isometric Drawing, Line List, Tie-In List and Shutdown Keys, and...
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.
The TÜV Functional Safety Program supports anyone working in the functional safety business by incorporating the principles of IEC 61511 and other relevant international standards into a training course designed to deepen their knowledge of the subject.