Posts Tagged ‘SIF’

Safety Instrumented Systems in Blasting Desert Heat

Posted in Oil & Gas, Safety on Thursday, December 2nd, 2010. No comments yet
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Imagine leaving some of your portable electronics out on a hot day. Now imagine leaving it out in a desert in the Middle East in the middle of an extremely hot summer. How long do you think it would last? Emerson’s David Walker told the story, DeltaV SIS in the Heat of the Desert, at […]

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Burner Management Systems at Emerson Exchange

Posted in Emerson Exchange, Safety on Monday, September 20th, 2010. No comments yet
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The annual Emerson Exchange technical conference is now just a week away. We hope you’ll be able to join us in historic, San Antonio Texas for this exchange of expertise. If you’re involved in process safety at your plant with equipment such as furnaces, boilers, ovens and other fired equipment, then you’ll want to attend […]

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Safety Instrumented Function-Focused Approach

Posted in Project Services, Safety on Thursday, July 8th, 2010. No comments yet
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Update and Bump: Here’s information on Russell’s and Andy’s UK Safety Seminar Series. Emerson process safety experts Russell Cockman and Andy Crosland recently presented at the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) North West Members Group in the United Kingdom. The topic of their presentation was SIL Determination: an Integrator’s Perspectives. From the IEC 61511 safety […]

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Technology Trends in Process Safety

Posted in Safety, Technologies on Friday, June 25th, 2010. No comments yet
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Emerson’s Mike Boudreaux shared a Control Engineering Asia article written by the renowned process safety expert, Paul Gruhn. The article, Providing Process Safety, analyzes some of the latest trends in safety instrumented systems (SIS) designs for the process industries. Mike manages the DeltaV SIS brand and highlighted many of the areas in the article where […]

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More Thoughts on Executing IEC 61511 Process Safety Projects

Posted in Project Services, Safety on Monday, May 24th, 2010. No comments yet
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Last Friday I highlighted thoughts from Emerson process safety expert, Len Laskowski in the post, Executing IEC 61511 Process Safety Projects. He shared more than I could fit in a single post, so today’s post will share the balance. One of the points made by the authors of the article, IEC 61511 Implementation – The […]

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