Articles & News on Alarm Management

Industrial Real-time Location Systems Improve Safety, Security and Productivity

  • by Jack Smith
  • March 31, 2022
  • Feature

Worker safety, asset security and more can be enhanced with an industrial wireless alternative to commercial access control and mustering systems designed for the unique needs of industrial operations.

Case Study: Resolving the 'Trouble' with RTUs

  • March 31, 2022
  • Case Study

A major Midwest utility embarks on a multi-year replacement of all their Remote Terminal Units.

Case Study: Werma's Red Flashing Beacons Warn Citizens When the Fire Service is Called Out

  • January 19, 2022
  • Case Study

In Bad Säckingen, WERMA's red flashing beacons warn citizens when the fire service is called out. "When we receive an alert, every second counts," said Mark Jagenow, who has volunteered as a deputy commander for the past six years.

EDC Will Use Honeywell Forge Alarm Management to Improve Safety and Performance

  • December 17, 2021
  • News

Energy Development Corporation will use Honeywell Forge and Alarm Performance Optimizer to enhance alarm management across multiple sites.

Meet 2021 ISA Fellow David Strobhar

  • by Melissa Landon
  • September 21, 2021
  • Feature

David Strobhar, one of three ISA Fellows named in 2021, is being honored for applying human factors in control system human machine interfaces and alarm management to improve safety and productivity.

From Alarm Floods to ‘Highly Protected’ Status

  • by Ryan Scofield, Tracy Blauvelt-Heilaman & Susan Chambers
  • September 7, 2021
  • Feature

The Solvay Novecare chemical plant reduced downtime and improved safety by tackling an alarm management overhaul. This article was originally published in InTech's July/August issue.

Meet 2020 ISA Fellow Donald Dunn

  • by Melissa Landon
  • August 23, 2021
  • News

As an ISA Fellow, Donald Dunn is being honored for many years of work on the education and standardization of terminology, as well as requirements and guidance related to alarm management and process industry safety. This article was originally published in InTech's July/August issue.

ISA18 Update: Management of Alarms

  • by Renee Bassett
  • August 20, 2021
  • News

ANSI/ISA-18.2, Management of Alarm Systems for the Process Industries, has found wide use and success in improving the development, design, installation and management of alarm systems across the process industry sectors. This article was originally published in InTech's July/August issue.

RFPIO Doubles Growth, Integrates New Product Features and Receives Industry Recognition in 2020

  • January 7, 2021
  • News

Leading response management software company charts continued growth after expanding headcount and customer base during fifth anniversary year.

Smart Building Opportunities for Printed Sensors

  • by Matthew Dyson
  • January 5, 2021
  • Feature

Smart buildings promise automated control of the buildings' operations, along with integrated technology for human-machine interactions. Such functionality requires multiple sensors, to which printed/flexible electronics are very well suited due to their low weight and thin-film form factor.