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Process and Plant Safety

03/08/2011 | source: Archiv: Vogel Business Media

Bernd Schrörs, Global Head of PPSPCE at Bayer MaterialScience talkes about process and plant safety with means of process control technology. Safety instrumented functions (SIFs) of process technology engineering (PCE) in the process industry are subject to regulations stated by international standards such as IEC 61508 and 61511. To be compliant with these standards a safety integrity level (SIL) assessment has to be carried out. Bernd Schrörs, Global Head of PPSPCE at Bayer MaterialScience talks about the main goals. (A detailed lecture can be found at process-management.academy.com)