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  • Moore Industries Video Shows Fault-Tolerant Fieldbus System 
    Moore Industries Video Shows Fault-Tolerant Fieldbus System

    The video shows how the system avoids costly shutdowns related to faulty FOUNDATION Fieldbus or PROFIBUS PA segments. MORE

  • Rockwell adds 16 more Languages to Safety System Design...

    The free Safety Automation Builder tool now has Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean,... MORE

  • ACM Facility Safety Announces Summer Process Safety Courses

    Training courses and workshops teach control systems designers, engineers and operators various aspects of process safety and how to meet worldwide... MORE

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  • When to use Multi-Function Safety Relays 
    When to use Multi-Function Safety Relays

    By Lenny Filipkowski, AutomationDirect
    White Paper describes how one or more multi-function safety relays can often be used to replace many basic... MORE

  • Understanding Safety Integrity Levels (SIL) and its Effects for Field Instruments 
    Understanding Safety Integrity Levels (SIL) and its...

    By Gaurav Mathur
    Companies have a moral and legal obligation to limit risk posed by their operations. To accomplish this, safety practitioners... MORE

  • Removal of Hardware ESD, Independent of Safety Logic Solver 
    Removal of Hardware ESD, Independent of Safety Logic Solver

    By Sam Roy, Schneider Electric
    White paper discusses how to remove independent hardware based Emergency Shutdown for logic Solver as identified in... MORE

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  • Safety barriers within nuclear power stations 
    Safety barriers within nuclear power stations

    EDF Energy asked safety barrier specialist, Tensator, to design a safety solution at its Hinkley Point B plant near Bridgewater in... MORE

  • FLIR cameras detect coal self-combustion hazards in Holland 
    FLIR cameras detect coal self-combustion hazards in Holland

    Dutch bulk terminal company is using FLIR thermal imaging cameras to help monitor coal temperatures that signal potential self-combustion hazards... MORE

  • Monitoring nuclear waste legacy ponds  
    Monitoring nuclear waste legacy ponds

    Process and Control Today
    EXO water quality monitoring sondes from Xylem Analytics are being deployed in what is arguably one of the most hostile... MORE

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    July 29, 2014 - July 31, 2014
    New Orleans , LA, United States

    The leading marcus evans 6th Annual Chem/Petrochem and Refinery Shutdowns & Turnarounds Conference will focus on the key fundamentals for achieving an efficient turnaround, including timely maintenance planning, effective communication between departments, managing scope through expected and unexpected scenarios, and recruiting and retaining qualified turnaround talent.

    September 8, 2014 - September 13, 2014
    Chicago , IL, USA

    From robotics and automation services, to micro sensors and nanotechnology, Industrial Automation North America showcases the most important products in the industry and is the North American hub for innovation and networking in industrial automation.

    September 9, 2014 - September 11, 2014
    Houston , TX, USA

    The event will consist of a conference program that includes user presentations, Yokogawa platform technology updates, industry and technology keynotes, workshops and panel sessions all designed to help users fully utilize automation technologies.

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    July 28, 2014 - July 31, 2014
    Calgary , AB, Canada

    The TÜV Rheinland Process Hazards & Risk Analysis Workshop trains experienced safety engineers who wish to obtain a Functional Safety PH&RA (TÜV Rheinland) certificate verifying their expertise. The workshop has been reviewed and accepted by TÜV Rheinland, and passing a final exam at the end of the four-day course will earn the certificate. Price: $3,100 CDN

    August 11, 2014 - August 12, 2014
    Calgary , AB, Canada

    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 (e.g., P&ID, PFD, Plot Plan, Electrical Area Classification, Piping Drawing, Isometric Drawing, Line List, Tie-In List and Shutdown Keys). Price: $1,495 CDN

    August 13, 2014 - August 15, 2014
    Calgary , AB, Canada

    This 3-day PHA / HAZOP course is designed to deliver expert instruction on how to successfully plan and execute Process Hazards Analysis (PHA) studies efficiently and effectively. This includes understanding the principles behind each of the major PHA methods (HAZOP, What-if?, Checklist, FMEA), learning how to deal with challenging personalities within the PHA team, and how to avoid common...