Articles & News on Alarm Management

exida announces ALM 102 online alarm management training course

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This course allows students to achieve the exida Alarm Management Practitioner (AMP) certification, while learning at their own pace.

Situational Awareness is the Key to Protecting OT systems from Cyberattacks

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By Nina Hesby Tvedt, Secure-NOK As owners and operators find themselves faced with security challenges that were unthinkable to most less than a decade ago, society’s concern is rising for good reason.

exida introduces ISA-18.2 / IEC 62682 Alarm Management certificate program

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The AMP program will be offered in conjunction with the exida Academy Training course ALM 101: Introduction to Alarm Management Practices & Principles, which is offered generically or for specific control systems.

OSI's Enhanced Situational Awareness system chosen by Canadian power company to improve efficiency

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Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro is the primary generator of electricity in Newfoundland and Labrador. This system is intended to improve the company’s operational effectiveness in complex and dynamic operational environments.

ProcessVue facilitates alarm management for international gas pipeline

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M.A.C. Solutions installed ProcessVue Collector software at both ends of the pipe. The collector has the function of sucking the data out of the local SCADA database.

Revised ISA alarm management standard approved by ANSI

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Among the key changes in the new version of the standard are stronger requirements for control systems to have the functions to support good alarm management practices, new requirements for package systems such as compressors and heat trace systems, and clarifications in some terminology.

Alarm management systems: the benefits of third party software

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By Jason Cook, MAC Solutions When it comes to selecting an enterprise-wide alarm management system, businesses should consider the pros and cons of a third party specific alarm management tool over a DCS vendor’s offering

MAC Solutions buys ProcessVue Alarm Management

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MAC Solutions bought Asgard Technologies, developer of the ProcessVue suite of alarm management and printer replacement software.

Premier Oil installs ProcessVue alarm management

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ProcessVue ensures that data from safety-critical plant is always logged, enabling engineers to identify the cause of a plant upset, including the sequence of events (SOEs) leading up to this.