NE 154: Functional Safety New Namur Recommendation About Functional Safety in Batch Processes

Editor: Wolfgang Ernhofer

A new Namur Recommendation has been released. The NE 154 Functional Safety in Batch Processes may now be obtained from the Namur Office.

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NE 154 Functional Safety in Batch Processes has been released.
NE 154 Functional Safety in Batch Processes has been released.
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Leverkusen/Germany – Batch processes pose a challenge on implementing SISs, since batch produced products often require the selection of different trip points and/or SIFs depending on the recipe being used or the phase the process is in. However, the relevant safety standards (e.g. IEC 61511-1) do not explicitly make a distinction between functional safety in batch processes and functional safety in continuous processes. This recommendation describes an approach to implement SIFs in batch processes.

Get the recommendation by contacting the office:

  • NAMUR-Geschäftsstelle
  • c/o Bayer Technology Services GmbH
  • Building K 9
  • D-51368 Leverkusen
  • Telefon: +49 - 214 - 30 - 71034
  • Telefax: +49 - 214 - 30 - 9671034
  • E-Mail: office@namur.de

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