Process Safety

Courtesy: Cincinnati Incorporated/Steve Rourke, CFE Media and Technology
Safety Standards October 13, 2021

Fall protection remains biggest workplace hazard

OSHA's most-cited workplace safety standards finds fall protection in the top spot for the 11th straight year with respiratory protection a distant second.

By National Safety Council (NSC)
Courtesy: Robert Coelius, Michigan Engineering
Process Safety October 12, 2021

Wastewater virus removal study receives grant

University of Michigan researchers are studying how well current treatment methods remove viruses from wastewater, which might reduce the complexity of upgrading water treatment facilities.

By Zach Robertson
Courtesy: Honeywell Process Solutions, New Products for Engineers Database
Process Safety September 22, 2021

Digital twins for safety instrumented systems

Digitally-twinning safety instrumented systems, which are responsible for the operating safety in the process industry, can streamline operations and improve overall efficiency.

By Prasad Goteti and Steve Lindsay
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media and Technology
Process Safety September 20, 2021

Center innovation for customers in process and safety control opens

The Center of Excellence in Houston is designed to expands manufacturing and logistics capabilities.

By Process Insights
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media and Technology
Process Safety August 27, 2021

Merging process safety and digital transformation

Done correctly, digital transformation and process safety don’t have to be mutually exclusive and can, in fact, strengthen a manufacturing operation.

By Sophie Silk
Courtesy: MAVERICK Technologies
Process Safety August 16, 2021

Top 5 Control Engineering articles August 9-15, 2021

Articles about effective process safety, optimizing manufacturing processing, serial communication monitoring, HMI and SCADA design and what IEC 61499 means for PLCs were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from August 9-15, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
Courtesy Kurita America
Process Safety August 12, 2021

Water treatment chemistries and equipment evolution, post-COVID

Integrated solutions and managed services address challenges facing global water industry.

By Plant Engineering
Courtesy: MAVERICK Technologies
Process Safety August 6, 2021

How to achieve effective process safety

Automation systems and people can work together with a corporate safety culture in place that emphasizes zero-risk tolerance and proper understanding of engineering principles such as using proper alarm management strategies and systems, regulatory procedures and industry best practices

By Scott Hayes
Courtesy: Adam Smith, USC Viterbi
Process Safety June 9, 2021

How wastewater monitoring can mitigate health outbreaks

USC Viterbi researchers are using data collection to study wastewater as a way of predicting future disease breakouts ahead of testing data.

By Avni Shah
Courtesy: Honeywell Process Solutions
Process Safety June 1, 2021

Entry management portal reduces risks for workers

Entry management at industrial sites and facilities needs to be a proactive part for manufacturers for companies vulnerable to a COVID-19 outbreak or any other infectious disease.

By Nisha Lathif