Posts Tagged ‘layers of protection’

Flame and Gas Detection in Layers of Protection

Posted in Measurement Instrumentation, Safety on Friday, June 8th, 2018. No comments yet
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For manufacturing processes with hazardous substances that are combustible or can cause harm to people and property, flame and gas detection systems are often used as part of the risk mitigation strategy. This 11-minute video, Rosemount Flame and Gas Layers of Protection describes how these sensors are used in layers of protection for the process […]

Applying Layer of Protection Analysis to Driving Automobiles

Posted in Automotive, Safety, Technologies on Tuesday, August 6th, 2013. No comments yet
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Emerson’s Anand Iyer applies process safety thinking to automobiles. Statistics put highway accidents as the largest human killer. More people die in automobile accidents than in the wars of the modern world, nuclear power plants or process plants. We have put in a lot of knowledge and processes into process plant technologies to make them […]

Cyber Security for Water and Wastewater Facilities

Posted in Cybersecurity, Water & Wastewater on Thursday, September 29th, 2011. 5 comments so far
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At the Water Environment Federation‘s upcoming Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC 2011), October 15-19 in Los Angeles, Emerson’s Doug Johnson will share his thoughts on water and wastewater infrastructure funding, master automation planning, energy optimization, and cyber security. Doug will present during the 2011 MCAA [Measurement Control and Automation Association] Industry breakfast at WEFTEC on […]