6. Administrative Actions to Ensure Control System Integrity

  1. Center for Chemical Process Safety

Published Online: 29 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470938256.ch6

Guidelines for Safe Automation of Chemical Processes

Guidelines for Safe Automation of Chemical Processes

How to Cite

Center for Chemical Process Safety (1993) Administrative Actions to Ensure Control System Integrity, in Guidelines for Safe Automation of Chemical Processes, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470938256.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 SEP 2010
  2. Published Print: 10 JAN 1993

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780816905546

Online ISBN: 9780470938256

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Keywords:

  • administrative actions;
  • basic process control system;
  • safety interlock systems;
  • written procedures;
  • maintenance procedures

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Communication of Procedures

  • Maintenance Facilities Planning

  • Testing BPCS Hardware and Software

  • SIS and Alarm Test Procedures

  • Testing Frequency Requirements

  • Installed Test Connections and Necessary Bypasses

  • Plant Operations Training with Installed Controls

  • Documentation of the BPCS and SIS

  • Audit Program to Keep Emphasis on BPCS/SIS Maintenance and Documentation Activities

  • Simulation

  • Process Control Organization and Staffing