Autopro Blog

  • Burner Management Systems and IEC 61511 : What to Know When Using Fired Equipment

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    Through recent discussions about the hazards associated with the fuel trains of fired equipment, that these types of equipment are not always evaluated using the risk assessment process.
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  • CHAZOP Webinar Q&A

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    Our recent webinar, Introduction to CHAZOPs, resulted in some excellent questions being asked by participants. Here are a few that we thought would be especially informative for many of you.
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  • What is a CHAZOP? [video]

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    A correctly functioning control system is critical to the safe, efficient operation of a facility. However, a standard HAZOP assumes the control system is already functioning properly and won’t identify issues or potential points of failure specific to the control system. Conducting a CHAZOP prior to implementation is an important step in identifying and mitigating risks during the design stage, in order to prevent costly outages in the field.
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