SIS Safety Lifecycle Consulting Services

By: Kenexis  09-12-2011
Keywords: Software tools, Equipment Performance

After a performance target has been selected, achievement of this target should be verified by quantitative means. The process of performance target verification is commonly referred to as SIL Verification. SIL Verification includes determination of probability of failure on demand, spurious trip rates, and other performance metrics. SIL Verification considers the type of equipment employed, advanced voting arrangements, diagnostics, and testing frequency.

Kenexis consultants have executed over 1,000 SIS safety lifecycle projects cumulatively, performing SIL Verification analysis for tens of thousands of individual Safety Instrumented Functions. As a result of our vast experience in the field of SIS engineering, Kenexis has developed advanced software tools which allow our expert consultants to execute SIL Verification calculations more accurately and efficiently then our competition, providing our clients with superior results at a fraction of the price. Our proprietary equipment performance statistics database contains reliability statistics from numerous well known and industry specific sources, ensuring that our SIL verification calculations are accurate, providing our clients with confidence in the design and performance of their safety instrumented system.

Keywords: Equipment Performance, Software tools,

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