FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Safety
Effective alarm management planning using ANSI/ISA-18.2
By Leila Myers, Yokogawa
Alarm management is not a static process, and it needs to be adjusted to match changes in the process and other... MORE
NEWSin Process Safety
- ISA Process Control & Safety Symposium report
- Yokogawa to control Waste-to-Energy Facility in Cornwall, U.K.
- Metso upgrades automation at chemical plant in Finland
- MESCO Engineering adopts KW-Software safety software
- TURCK inclinometer receives CID2 certification
- Honeywell notes 100th installation of DynAMo
- Exor obtains ATEX and UL Certification for HMIs
- exida certifies Rosemount tank gauging system
- Emerson to control 1,075-MW Power Station in Poland
- Yokogawa to control PEMEX Diesel Fuel Plant
- Metso to automate Greatmoor energy-from-waste facility
- ISA releases program for Process Control & Safety Symposium
OCTOBER FEATURED PRODUCTS
PRODUCT NEWSin Process Safety
Siemens adds safety functions to automation controllers
Safety functions have been added to Simatic S7-1500, Simatic S7-1200 and ET 200SP Distributed Controllers. MORE
MEDIAin Process Safety
RESOURCESin Process Safety
The book has been published for more than 50 years and covers the selection and application of overcurrent protective devices, including code,... MORE
The video shows how the system avoids costly shutdowns related to faulty FOUNDATION Fieldbus or PROFIBUS PA segments. MORE
WHITE PAPERSin Process Safety
By Chris Soranno, SICK Safety Application Specialist
After safety risks have been identified, evaluated and analyzed, there will inevitably be... MORE
By Moore Industries
White paper addresses FISCO or Entity devices located in Class I, Division 1 or Zone 0/1 Intrinsically-Safe (I.S.)... MORE
CASE STUDIESin Process Safety
The SigniFire Video Fire Detection (VFD) system from Fike Safety Technology (FST) has been deployed in the Battle of... MORE
EVENTSin Process Safety
The annual Process Solutions User Group (PSUG) meeting, hosted by Rockwell Automation just prior to the Automation Fair event, is an opportunity for attendees to exchange ideas with peers, learn best practices and discover solutions to improve their processes and create new revenue.
Rockwell Automation welcomes industrial professionals, media, analysts, and technology and service providers to its Automation Fair® event. Through exhibits, labs, technical sessions and forums, attendees will learn how to leverage the connected enterprise to optimize production, improve machine performance, and manufacture products in a safer, more sustainable manner.
This forum will bring together some of the leading companies in the industry to discuss the best practices for promoting a safety culture through technology, hazard analysis and organizational discipline. Petrochemical industries will share their experience in regulations, MOC lessons learned, audit challenges and risk management for complex refineries.
TRAININGin Process Safety
The TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Engineering Certification Workshop trains experienced safety engineers who wish to obtain a TÜV Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) certificate verifying their expertise. The workshop has been reviewed and accepted by TÜV Rheinland, and passing a final exam at the end of the five-day course will earn the certificate. Price: $4,300 CDN.
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
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...