exida certifies Emerson DeltaV SIS with electronic marshalling

  • February 21, 2013
  • Emerson Automation Solutions
  • News

February 21, 2013 - exida issued a functional safety certification per the IEC 61508 and several application standards for the Emerson Process Management DeltaV CHARMS SIS product line.  

"The DeltaV CHARMS SIS is an advanced fault tolerant architecture with great flexibility,” says Dr. William Goble, exida Principal Engineer.  “It is also the first design I have seen with cybersecurity considered in the design." 
“exida demands a high level of quality and care in both processes and documentation,” says Dave Denison, Emerson Project Manager.  “We selected them due to their technical expertise in functional safety.”  
“exida is the only Certification Body that covers both functional safety and cybersecurity,” added Keith Bellville, Emerson Product Marketing Manager.  "The exida certification will give our customers additional confidence in our products.”
About exida:
exida is a certification and research firm specializing in safety critical / high availability automation systems and control system security. exida has performed more process control safety certifications than any other company worldwide. exida’s main offices are located in Sellersville, PA, USA and Munich, Germany. exida has worldwide operations with service centers in Brazil, Canada, Mexico, Netherlands, and New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa, and the United Kingdom.
About Emerson Process Management:
Emerson Process Management, an Emerson business, is a leader in helping businesses automate their production, processing and distribution in the chemical, oil and gas, refining, pulp and paper, power, water and wastewater treatment, mining and metals, food and beverage, life sciences and other industries. The company combines superior products and technology with industry-specific engineering, consulting, project management and maintenance services. Its brands include PlantWeb, Syncade, DeltaV, Fisher, Micro Motion, Rosemount, Daniel, Ovation and AMS Suite. 
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