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Alarm management revisited - the impact of ISA-18.2, Online

Date From: 30 March 2011
Description: The webinar takes place at 14:00 Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT). It will cover the basics of alarm management, including a proven 7-step methodology for achieving effective alarms systems and solving alarm-related problems. The nature and implications of the recent ISA-18.2 standard for alarm management will also be covered. This important standard is in the process of being adopted as an international IEC standard.
Event Type: Special Interest Groups
Venue: Online
Organiser: Process Management & Control Subject Group
Contact Name: Tanya Graham
Contact Email: tgraham@icheme.org

The webinar takes place at 14:00 Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT). It will cover the basics of alarm management, including a proven 7-step methodology for achieving effective alarms systems and solving alarm-related problems. The nature and implications of the recent ISA-18.2 standard for alarm management will also be covered. This important standard is in the process of being adopted as an international IEC standard.

About the presenter:

Bill Hollifield is the principal consultant responsible for the PAS work processes, intellectual property and software product directions in the areas of both alarm management and High Performance HMI (Human-Machine Interface, i.e. process control graphics).

He is a member of the ISA SP-18 Alarm Management committee, the American Petroleum Institute’s API RP-1167 Alarm Management Recommended Practice committee, the ISA SP101 HMI committee, and the Engineering Equipment and Materials Users Association (EEMUA) Industry Review Group.

Bill has multi-company, international experience in all aspects of alarm management and HMI development. He has 26 years of experience in the petrochemical industry in engineering and operations, and an additional 9 years in alarm management and HMI software and services for the petrochemical, power generation, pipeline, and mining industries. 

This webinar was free of charge for members of the Process Management & Control Subject Group. 

View paper by Bill Hollifield (PAS) -
Understanding and applying the ANSI / ISA 18.2 Alarm Management Standard in Australia >>

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