Members

Members of The 61508 Association

An alphabetic list of all of our members and how to contact them.

AFK Consultancy Ltd

Adam West

Abbott Risk Consulting Ltd

Matt Vickers

Paul Branton from Analox Sensor Technology Ltd
Analox Ltd

Lewis Gorford

AWE

Luke Itzinger

BP

Nick Davies

Cepha Controls Ltd

Peter Knight

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Cetix Ltd

Ken Brown

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Charter Tech Ltd

Duncan Benham

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cmlEx

Andrew Holmes

CSA Group Ltd logo
CSA Group Ltd

James Lynskey

Dekra Organisational & Process Safety

Paulo Oliveira

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Diageo Scotland Ltd

Norma Bruce

DNV Ltd Logo
DNV Ltd

Gillian Ewan

Dow Corning Ltd
Dow Corning Ltd

Stephen Morath

Draeger Safety Ltd
Draeger Safety Ltd

Michael Vintis

Eaton Electric Ltd
Eaton Electric Ltd

Russell Weaver

EDF Energy Ltd
EDF Energy Ltd

Dr Silke Kuball

Emerson Process Management Ltd
Emerson Process Management Ltd

Paul Burns

ERM
ERM

Andrew Derbyshire

Evero Energy

Michael Morrison

ExxonMobil
ExxonMobil

Tim Waddell

Fichter Consulting Engineers Ltd
Fichter Consulting Engineers Ltd

Karl Ainscough-Gates

Frazer Nash Consultancy
Frazer Nash Consultancy

Ross Campbell

HazCon Ltd

Robert Petchey

Haden Freeman Ltd
Haden Freeman Ltd

Mike Revans

Hitex (UK) Ltd

David Nicholls

Honeywell Ltd
Honeywell Ltd

David Goldie

I&E Systems Pty Ltd
I&E Systems Pty Ltd

Mirek Generowicz

Industrial Technology Systems Ltd
Industrial Technology Systems Ltd

Mark Taylor

Invertek Ltd

Ashley Gray

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ITI Group

Dave Woodward

Lloyd's Register
Lloyd's Register

Peter Brown

Method Functional Safety
Method Functional Safety

Dil Wetherill

Moore Industries Europe Inc
Moore Industries Europe Inc

Paul Harris

Mutech Ltd
Mutech Ltd

Colin Cameron

National Gas Transmission
National Gas Transmission

Andrea Hamilton

P & I Design Ltd
P & I Design Ltd

Martin Morgan

Process Safety Solutions
Process Safety Solutions

Andrew Thompson and Myles Gowen

Procon Engineering Ltd
Procon Engineering Ltd

Mark Hopkins

ProSalus Ltd
ProSalus Ltd

Colin Easton

ROAK Engineering

Richard Kelly

ROSAS Center
ROSAS Center

Semra Sezen

Rotork
Rotork

Simon Rogers

Schneider Electric
Schneider Electric

Neil Crowe

SELLA Controls Ltd
SELLA Controls Ltd

Chris Parr

Sensia Global
Sensia Global

Deepti Chauhan

SGS Baseefa Ltd
SGS Baseefa Ltd

Daniele Paoli

Shell UK

Alan Jones

Siemens Digital Industries
Siemens Digital Industries

Steve Roberts

SILMETRIC Ltd
SILMETRIC Ltd

Paul Reeve

SSE Ltd
SSE Ltd

Chris Hastings

TAIT Towers
TAIT Towers

Ben Murphy

UKAEA RACE
UKAEA RACE

Phill Mulvana

UL Solutions
UL Solutions

Hassan El Sayed

Uniper Ltd
Uniper Ltd

Ian Rogerson

Veolia

Tudor Balan

Virdee Advantage Limited

Jagjivan Virdee

WITTENSTEIN High Integrity Systems Ltd
WITTENSTEIN High Integrity Systems Ltd

Andrew Longhurst

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WSP

Roger Burn

Yokogawa
Yokogawa

Mike Keightley

AFK Consultancy Ltd

Adam West

We are a Functional Safety Consultancy with extensive experience in applying best practices to the design and engineering of Siemens Safety Instrumented Systems in accordance with IEC 61511.

Our services and expertise are utilized by Blue Chip companies in the Chemical, Power, and Nuclear sectors.

We often collaborate with other Consultants, EPCs, and System Integrator’s to ensure the delivery of our clients’ requirements.

Abbott Risk Consulting Ltd

Matt Vickers

Website:https://www.consultarc.com/

Analox Ltd

Lewis Gorford

Analox design and manufacture gas analysis and breathing air monitoring equipment, for a variety of different markets, from one-off custom design to volume manufacture.In particular we specialise in Carbon Dioxoide and Oxygen analysers for use in ambient and hyperbaric environments for commercial diving and military customers. ISO 9001 certified, with experience in designing instrumentation for SIL 2 systems.

Phone:01642 711400

Website:https://www.analoxgroup.com

AWE

Luke Itzinger

For more than 70 years, AWE has supported the UK Government’s nuclear defence strategy and the Continuous At Sea Deterrent. We also use our nuclear know-how and technical expertise to provide innovative solutions that support the UK’s counter-terrorism and nuclear threat reduction activities.

Website:http://www.awe.co.uk

BP

Nick Davies

Website:https://www.bp.com/

Cepha Controls Ltd

Peter Knight

Cepha Controls provides custom-made automation and controls solutions for clients around the world. Our engineers have designed and commissioned control systems in Tasmania, Africa, Russia, USA, Australia and South America and throughout the UK and Europe. The company was established in 1996, and is based in Droitwich Spa, Worcestershire, on the edge of the industrial heartland of England, Birmingham and the West Midlands.

Website:http://www.cepha.co.uk/

Telephone:01905 773337

Cetix Ltd

Ken Brown

Control and safety systems mainly in the Oil, Gas and energy sectors.

Website:http://cetix.co.uk

Phone:01709 538200

Charter Tech Ltd

Duncan Benham

Charter Tech provides the following:

  • Burner Management Systems (BMS)
  • Combustion Control Systems
  • Marine vapour Recovery Systems
  • Subsea Emergency Shutdown Systems
  • Process Control Systems; Operator interfaces
  • Functional Safety Consultancy Services

Website:www.charter-tech.com

Phone:01929 553000

cmlEx

Andrew Holmes

  • UKAS accredited certification of safety-related products to IEC 61508 and related standards.
  • Notified Body 2503, test & certification for equipment in explosive atmospheres (ATEX).

Phone:+44 (0)151 556 9199

Website:www.cmlex.com

CSA Group Ltd

James Lynskey

UKAS accredited certification activities for safety-related products, systems and functional safety capability to IEC 61508 and related standards, e.g. IEC 61511, ISO 13849, IEC 62061, EN 50271, IEC 60730, IEC 60335, CSA C22.2 No. 0.8, UL 1998, UL 991.

 

  • Hazard and risk analysis;
  • Software certification;
  • Personnel competence;
  • Notified Body;
  • Test & certification for equipment in explosive atmospheres (ATEX Directives);
  • Assessment of machinery;
  • Technical advice and training for all activities covered above.

Phone:01244 670 925

Website: www.csagroupuk.org

Dekra Organisational & Process Safety

Paulo Oliveira

We will be the global partner for a safe, secure and sustainable world

Our vision is to become the global partner for a safe, secure and sustainable world by the time we celebrate our 100th anniversary in 2025.
Safety and security are among the basic human needs and are as essential as the air we breathe. It is extremely important, especially in our highly developed world, that we never take safety and security for granted. As one of the world ’s leading providers of expert services, DEKRA has been working for a safer world since the company was founded in 1925. Over the years, our expertise has made a significant contribution to reducing the risk of accidents and injuries.
For us safety and security also includes acting sustainably to preserve our world for future generations. We have only this one world and we are all responsible for it together.

Website:http://www.dekra-uk.co.uk/

Telephone:02380 760722

Diageo Scotland Ltd

Norma Bruce

Diageo Scotland are the world’s leading premium drinks business with an outstanding collection of beverage alcohol brands.

Phone:01259 222522

Website: www.diageo.com

DNV Ltd

Gillian Ewan

Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, DNV is a global class organization with a long standing heritage of providing clients with third party verification and technical assurance. DNV offers a wide range of services in Functional Safety to our global client base using leading industry experts. Through our UKAS accredited division DNV is able to provide third party certification, verification and FSA of products, systems and functional safety capability against IEC 61508 and other industry related standards such as IEC 61511, IEC 62061 and ISO 26262.  Through a world leading technical laboratory, here in the UK, DNV is also able to support the Cyber Security risk management aspect of functional Safety using leading security experts in the field of cyber security. DNV Risk and Technical Advisory also provides clients with technical consultancy services in all of the lifecycle phases of a project offering training, advice, guidance and facilitation of workshops ensuring compliance to the necessary international standards and regulatory frameworks.

Website: www.dnv.com

Phone:0161 475 6690

Dow Corning Ltd

Stephen Morath

Dow Corning manufacture Silicones

Website: www.dowcorning.com

Phone:01446 723141

Draeger Safety Ltd

Michael Vintis

Draeger are manufacturers and suppliers of Fire & Gas field devices, associated control systems and bespoke analyser systems for all industrial segments.

Website: www.draeger.com

Phone:07969 912769

Eaton Electric Ltd

Russell Weaver

Eaton is a leader in reliability, efficiency and safety with the development and supply of Crouse-Hinds series MTL system infrastructure products and protection equipment especially suited for process industries. Many of the world’s most safety-critical processes are monitored, controlled, visualised or protected by our MTL products and we are distinguished by our global network of sales and support centres, ensuring you are always safe in our hands, wherever you are.

Website:www.mtl-inst.com

Phone:01582 723 633

EDF Energy Ltd

Dr Silke Kuball

Power generation.

Website:www.edf-energy.com

Phone:01452 654829

Emerson Process Management Ltd

Paul Burns

Paul Burns from Emerson Process Management Ltd

Emerson is a provider of SIS equipment covering the complete safety loop from sensors through logic solver to the final control elements. Full service capability from initial assessment through specification, implementation to on-site support and ongoing maintenance.

Website:www.emerson.com/en-gb/automation/control-and-safety-systems/safety-instrumented-systems-sis

Phone:0116 2822745

ERM

Andrew Derbyshire

ERM is the world’s largest advisory firm, offering unparalleled expertise across industries and finance. ERM offers Consultancy, Certification, Assessments and Training in all aspects of Functional Safety, Process Safety, and Cyber Security. The primary focus of ERMs technical safety division is supporting clients in Functional Safety, Process Safety, and Cyber Security enabling the owners, designers and operators of safety systems to plan and manage their assets and projects more safely and successfully, through the provision of advanced technologies and systems solutions. ERM can provide functional safety training programmes that are bespoke and tailored to a company’s needs bringing valuable knowledge to our customers and providing up-to-date information on issues relevant to Functional Safety. ERM is also an approved course provider for Safety Instrumented Systems training of the TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Training Program, where successful candidates are awarded FS Engineer (TÜV Rheinland) status. ERM has also developed the ProSET® – Process Safety Evaluation Toolset which combines a family of modules allowing the user to complete full detailed design activities as part of the Functional Safety Lifecycle, as required by international standards such as IEC 61508 and IEC 61511.

 

ProSET® includes:

  • PHA Comp: The Process Hazard Analysis Compliance Tool for use in PHA studies such as Hazard and Operability (HAZOP) studies
  • SIL Comp®: The SIL Compliance Software Tool for SIL Determination, SIL Verification and Safety Requirement Specification (SRS)
  • DATA Comp: The Operations & Maintenance data collection and evaluation Module

Website:www.erm.com

Phone:0161 958 8800

Evero Energy

Michael Morrison

Website:https://evero.energy/

ExxonMobil

Tim Waddell

ExxonMobil, one of the world’s largest publicly traded energy providers and chemical manufacturers, develops and applies next-generation technologies to help safely and responsibly meet the world’s growing needs for energy and high-quality chemical products.

Website:www.exxonmobil.com

Phone:02380 892511

Fichter Consulting Engineers Ltd

Karl Ainscough-Gates

Fichtner Consulting Engineers Ltd is an independent Engineering Consultancy supporting energy and engineering projects across the UK and Ireland. Our unique combination of technical, environmental, contractual and financial skills complements a diverse range of engineering and due diligence projects. Our active involvement and presence throughout our sectors mean’s that that we have an excellent appreciation of the new and emerging technologies that are commercially available to our clients.

Fichtner provides functional safety services across various industries, working with our clients to ensure projects are compliant to IEC 61508 and IEC 61511. Our FS certified engineers are well practiced in reviewing verification documents, witnessing validations, creating proof test procedures, and supporting projects through the required functional safety assessments

Website: www.fichtner.co.uk

Phone:0161 476 0032

Frazer Nash Consultancy

Ross Campbell

Fraser-Nash act as consultants for both safety device developers and asset owners who are looking to modify or install new plant.  Our services include:

  • developing instrumented safety system concept design;
  • developing software for a high integrity application;
  • providing independent reviews and audits for large multi-disciplined design projects
  • assessing the design processes of a high integrity device against 61508 requirements.

Website:www.fnc.co.uk

Phone:0117 9226242

HazCon Ltd

Robert Petchey

HazCon are a E,C&I design consultancy supporting the integration of Functional Safety & Hazardous Area design through system integration, gap analysis through to design & implementation onsite on systems up to SIL 2.

Our work focus is around the implementation of the following group of standards: BS EN 61511, BS EN 60079 series, BS 7671, BS 6739, BS EN 62381, BS EN 62337 and BS EN 62382.

When developing processes and procedures, we have a strong focus on utilising the client QMS process to integrate the requirements of BS EN 61511.

HazCon strive to facilitate informed decision-making for their clients while adhering to industry best practices.

 

Website:https://www.linkedin.com/company/hazcon-hazard-control-solutions/

Phone:07704 942849

Haden Freeman Ltd

Mike Revans

Haden Freeman are an Independent engineering and consultancy company, offering a complete range of engineering and management services to the process industry sector:

  • Functional safety life-cycle plans
  • Process hazard and risk assessment
  • Layers of protection analysis
  • SIL determination
  • SIS specification and design
  • BPCS specification and design
  • Project and construction management
  • Testing and validation Training
  • Maintenance procedures
  • Proof testing procedures
  • Service level agreements.

Website:www.hadenfreeman.com

Phone:0161 304 5900

Hitex (UK) Ltd

David Nicholls

For many years, Hitex has been a leading supplier of innovative and reliable tools for embedded engineers. In addition, Hitex supports customers on a consulting basis in all phases of their development projects, from concept to system realisation.

Website:http://www.hitex.co.uk/

Telephone:02476 692066

Honeywell Ltd

David Goldie

Honeywell is a manufacturer, Integrator and Designer of Industrial control (DCS) and Safety systems (E/E/PES); Safety Instrumented Systems compliant with IEC 61508/11 to SIL 3 for ESD, F&G and BMS applications. Provider of IEC 61508/11 Consultancy services including Reliability Analysis, FS Eng Training, Introduction to IEC 61508 Training.

Website:www.honeywell.com

Phone:01344 655030

I&E Systems Pty Ltd

Mirek Generowicz

I&E Systems Pty Ltd is a process control systems integration consultancy that specialises in functional safety engineering.  IES has over 20 years of experience in engineering complex upgrade and replacement projects for large safety instrumented systems.  IES bridges the gaps between owners, vendors, engineers and operators to achieve well integrated systems.

Website:www.iesystems.com.au

Phone:+61 8 9442 4242

Industrial Technology Systems Ltd

Mark Taylor

Industrial Technology Systems (ITS), an industrial control systems integrator, specialises in the design and implementation of safety-related systems for chemical, nuclear, oil and gas, petrochemical and power industries.

ITS provides PLC, SCADA, DCS, Fire and Gas, Emergency Shutdown and Dual Redundant systems up to SIL 3. ITS also offers onsite support and maintenance services for these systems.

Website:www.its-ltd.co.uk

Phone:01642 222232

Invertek Ltd

Ashley Gray

Invertek Drives is dedicated to the design and manufacture of sophisticated Variable Frequency Drives, used to control motors in a wide variety of industrial and energy saving applications.

Website:http://www.invertekdrives.com/

Telephone:01938 556868

ITI Group

Dave Woodward

ITI Group (formerly Servelec Controls) work in the Oil and Gas and the Power and Nuclear Industries, providing services such as: Integrated Control & Safety Systems. ESD, F&G, HIPPS, DCS, SCADA; O&G, Petrochemical; Front end engineering design, Build, Test & Validation, Installation, Commissioning, Support & Maintenance; Retrofit/Refurbishment & upgrade of Legacy Systems; HAZOP, LOPA, SIS Design, Safety Requirement Specs, SIL Verification.

Website:www.itigroup.co.uk

Phone:01909 550930

Lloyd's Register

Peter Brown

First for trusted advice.

For 260 years, we have shown relentless curiosity to discover our clients’ challenges and to work together to identify the best solutions. We enable better safety, technical, operational and business performance in the Maritime sector, serving clients across the globe.

Our people are trusted and respected worldwide for their deep technical expertise and professionalism. We value and build strong relationships and personal connections. Our innovation is grounded in listening to our clients and colleagues. This is why Lloyd’s Register (LR) inspires confidence as a trusted advisor, supporting clients with the challenges of today and tomorrow.

Today, we are a leading provider of classification and compliance services to the marine and offshore industries, helping our clients design, construct, operate, extend and decommision their assets safely and in line with environmental expectations.

Our values: We care, we share our expertise, and we do the right thing.

Website:www.lr.org

Phone:0330 414 1000

Method Functional Safety

Dil Wetherill

Method Functional Safety provides Training, Consultancy and Product Certification services. Our work is mainly focused on Functional Safety and SIL compliance according to IEC 61508 and IEC 61511.

=Method listens carefully to what our customers are trying to do and then work with them to achieve those aims. Our training, our advice and our products are all designed to help our clients be more successful now and into the future.

Our team serves the UK from our base in Hertfordshire.

Website:www.methodfs.com

Phone:+44 1462 713313

Moore Industries Europe Inc

Paul Harris

Moore Industries provide a wide range of accurate and reliable instrumentation solutions. Specialists in temperature measurement, process trip amplifiers, signal conditioning, pneumatic converters and industrial Ethernet I/O. Instrumentation for general, industrial, hazardous areas and safety-related IEC 61508 applications. Moore Industries offers nuclear industry qualified “EMPHASIS” assessed (STA) Trip Amplifiers, Temperature Transmitters and Process Controllers for use in safety critical, safety related applications.

Website:www.miinet.com

Phone:01293 514488

Mutech Ltd

Colin Cameron

Mutech provide the design of custom electronic equipment as a service, specialising in functional safety and intrinsic safety. We can assist with any part of the design cycle from design analysis only (e.g. FMEA) through to complete design of both hardware and software. Examples of equipment are emergency shutdown systems, control and communication, gas detection, specialist instrumentation and power supplies.

Mutech assemble circuits boards (PCBs/PCAs) as a contract electronics manufacturer (CEM) with third party assessment to ISO/IEC 80079-34 which provides manufacturing quality assurance for the manufacture of intrinsically safety equipment, also appropriate for functionally safety equipment.

Website:www.mutech.co.uk

Phone:0161 872 0400

National Gas Transmission

Andrea Hamilton

National Gas Transmission own and operate the high-pressure gas transmission system in Britain. NGT are a SIS end-user, maintainer and are responsible for safety case management.

Website:https://www.nationalgas.com/

Phone:01926 656231

P & I Design Ltd

Martin Morgan

Established in 1978, providing Consultancy, Engineering Design and Support Services to the Process Industry. Our multi-disciplined team allows us to provide support to our Clients from:

  • Project conception through to detailed design, commissioning and operational support.
  • Process & Environmental Engineering Process Simulation Studies
  • Electrical & Instrumentation Systems Process Control; DCS, PLC & SCADA systems
  • Safety Studies
  • Safety Instrumented System Design
  • IT Services Installation, Supervision, Commissioning  and 24/7 Support

Website:www.pidesign.co.uk

Phone:01642 617444

Process Safety Solutions

Andrew Thompson and Myles Gowen

Process Safety Solutions are a control and safety systems specialist, providing system development, support, and maintenance services internationally to the energy Industry.

We specialise in the Project Management, Design, Development, Manufacture, Test, Installation, and Commissioning of high integrity control and safety systems. This includes on-site supervision, maintenance, system integration, support, and training.

Process Safety Solutions are the creators of the Process Safety Management Suite of software applications, designed to help manage and validate the Logic Solver for the system’s entire lifecycle. Streamlining the time and process for testing the system logic, the tools provide automated validation, resulting in a more cost-effective and accurate solution for the customer.

Website:www.processsafetysolutions.co.uk

Email:+44(0)1224 586288

Procon Engineering Ltd

Mark Hopkins

Procon Engineering manufacture Industrial Weighing & Process Control Systems with 24/7 on site service & support.

ProSalus Ltd

Colin Easton

We are a Functional & Process Safety Consultancy.  Our consultants have extensive experience  gained in the application of best practice within the Process industries globally.
We’ve provided services & expertise since 1998 to Blue Chip companies in the Oil & Gas,  Pharmaceutical, Chemical, Power & Utilities sectors and worked with Consultants, EPCs and
system suppliers to help them meet the needs of their clients.

Website:www.prosalus.co.uk

Phone:01642 715320

ROAK Engineering

Richard Kelly

ROSAS Center

Semra Sezen

ROSAS (Center for Robust and Safe Systems Fribourg) at University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland (HES-SO) provides leading-edge engineering services based on Safety & Reliability, Cybersecurity, Model-Based Engineering, and Intelligent Systems. Our mission is to support companies in all the phases of their product’s life cycle. We help achieving the required level of confidence for product industrialization based on our expertise in functional safety and cybersecurity. With our model-based simulation and digitalization approach, design improvements can be detected at an early stage of development and your product can be enhanced by implementing preventive maintenance abilities. Our know-how in intelligent systems has enabled the development of different use-cases such as automated driving, teleoperation, simulation, and communication with infrastructure. This experience will help automating your product development.

Our expertise:

  • Safety and reliability
  • Model based engineering
  • Intelligent systems
  • Cybersecurity

Our fields of expertise:

  • Machinery
  • Automotive
  • Railway
  • Aerospace

Website:www.rosas.center

Phone:+41 (0)26 429 67 93

Rotork

Simon Rogers

Website:www.rotork.com

Phone:01132567922

Schneider Electric

Neil Crowe

Triconex by Schneider Electric is the trusted brand for safety, critical control and turbo machinery applications, in the, oil and gas, petrochemical and power industries. Providing Safety PLC’s, digital software’s, engineered solutions and services, globally.

Website:www.se.com

Phone:07812 984326

SELLA Controls Ltd

Chris Parr

SELLA Controls (a HIMA company) is an independent engineering company specialising in the design, supply and support of integrated safety, control and automation systems, providing SIL rated safety solutions to SIL3, product development, and on-site support for a wide range of applications, including:

  • High Integrity Pressure Protection
  • Fire & Gas Detection
  • Emergency Shutdown
  • Tank Overfill Protection
  • Burner Management
  • Turbine Machine Control
  • Pipeline Protection
  • Integrated Control and Safety

Issued by CSA Group / SIRA Certification in July 2001, SELLA CONTROLS has maintained its CASS certificate No 00001 for Functional Safety Management Procedures for systems up to SIL3.

Website: www.sellacontrols.com

Phone:0161 429 4500

Sensia Global

Deepti Chauhan

As the industry’s only dedicated fully integrated automation company, Sensia brings together technical excellence with unparalleled domain experience to help oil and gas operators overcome their most complex challenges.

Sensia combines the process automation, functional safety, real-time control, IoT technologies and expertise of Rockwell Automation with the measurement, instrumentation, analysis, software, analytics capabilities and expertise of Schlumberger. In doing so, and with the use of digital technologies Sensia is creating solutions to solve specific Oil & Gas Industry problems.

Our team of domain experts integrate digitally enabled process safety solutions alongside intelligent automation to help minimise risk, improve efficiency, and enhance performance.

Website:https://www.sensiaglobal.com/

Phone:+44 (0) 1892 518000

SGS Baseefa Ltd

Daniele Paoli

UKAS accredited product certification of components and sub-systems to the hardware requirements of IEC 61508-2 using CASS methodology. Creation of certified data-sets for products to assist integration of the product within a system. Notified Body for ATEX.

Website:www.baseefa.com

Phone:01298 766600

Shell UK

Alan Jones

Powering Progress sets our strategy to become a net-zero emissions energy business by 2050, generating value for our shareholders, our customers and wider society. As we move forward on this journey, we will power lives and respect nature while maintaining our core values of honesty, integrity, and respect for people.

Website:http://www.shell.co.uk/

Siemens Digital Industries

Steve Roberts

Supplier of safety equipment for the Process and Machinery sectors, up to SIL3. Project delivery via in-house capability or via a network of accredited integrators. On site service and support and technical support helpline.

With Safety Integrated, we’re providing an intelligent answer to the steadily increasing requirements for functional safety in machines and plants. Our comprehensive, consistent solutions for the manufacturing and process automation reliably protect people, machines, and the environment – while fulfilling current and future efficiency and flexibility requirements.

Website:www.siemens.com/safety

Phone:+44 (0)8458 507600

SILMETRIC Ltd

Paul Reeve

SILMETRIC provides functional safety training and advisory services for product and system designers. Our key areas of expertise include:

  • The application of IEC 61508 and IEC 61511 for designers and integrators
  • Designing machinery safety systems to ISO 13849 and IEC 62061
  • Valve and actuator design for SIL applications
  • Development of in-company FSM procedures
  • Failure modes and effects analysis (FMEA) of electrical, electronic, electro-mechanical and mechanical products

Website:www.silmetric.com

Phone:01244 457 671

SSE Ltd

Chris Hastings

SSE is a utility company predominantly located within the UK. The business comprises of Electricity generation (Fossil, Hydro & Renewables), Gas storage, Electrical contracting, Energy supply and Distribution. SSE customer base numbers over 8.5 million.

Website:www.scottish-southern.co.uk

Phone:01977 884294

TAIT Towers

Ben Murphy

We set the standard for world-class live experiences. We bring extraordinary ideas to life, collaborating on visionary concepts, and delivering precision engineering, technical innovation, manufacturing, and production. We engineer complex movement for artists, brands, performing arts spaces, and venues around the world with our industry-leading show control and automation technology.

Website:www.taittowers.com

Phone:+44 208 208 6000

UKAEA RACE

Phill Mulvana

As part of the UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA), RACE is conducting R&D and commercial activities in the field of Robotics and Autonomous Systems (RAS). The UKAEA’s primary mission is fusion and this creates an imperative to develop remotely operated solutions to operate and maintain a fusion reactor. We know that we can only solve our grand challenge by working with others. Learning with the best is the premise of our national and international collaborations. This is taking us into adjacent fields: driverless vehicles, intelligent mobility, smart infrastructure and asset integrity management as well as advanced control systems, augmented reality and autonomous systems. RACE was formed specifically to enable industry. Success measures include jobs and growth in the private sector and forming international collaborations to deliver global impact.

Website:https://race.ukaea.uk/

UL Solutions

Hassan El Sayed

UL is dedicated to helping customers navigate the complex technical and regulatory challenges of todays’ functional safety landscape. With our extensive certification expertise and holistic approach to safety engineering and assessment, UL can help clients identify, specify and determine the functional safety required for products and systems to key standards and ratings to meet their objectives.

This includes assessment and certification to the following standards

  • IEC 61508;
  • IEC 61511;
  • IEC 62061, ISO 13849, IEC 61800-5-2, IEC 61496, IEC 61131-6;
  • EN 50126, EN 51028, EN 50129;
  • IEC 62619, UL 9540;
  • EN 50495;
  • IEC / UL 60730-1, UL 1998, UL 991, IEC / UL 62841;
  • ISO 26262;
  • ISO 21448, UL 4600;

 

Plus functional safety training programs for professionals and experts covering the above standards.

Website: www.ul.com/offerings/functional-safety

Phone:01925 258859

Uniper Ltd

Ian Rogerson

Uniper generate and distributing electricity, and retail power and gas.

Website:www.uniper.energy

Phone:02476 192958

Veolia

Tudor Balan

Veolia UK is part of a worldwide Group of companies, with over 163 000 employees worldwide. The Group designs and provides water, waste and energy management solutions that contribute to the sustainable development of communities and industries. Through its three complementary business activities, Veolia aims to achieve Ecological Transformation, helping to develop access to resources, preserving available resources, and replenishing them. 

Website:https://www.veolia.co.uk/

Telephone:0207 812 5000

Virdee Advantage Limited

Jagjivan Virdee

An independent provider of functional safety and reliability engineering design services for Tier 1 EPC and integrator organizations. Supporting the planning, design, verification, validation, and modification phases of the SIS safety lifecycle.

VAL-FSR has accrued over 20 years of engineering experience through supporting some of the world’s largest upstream and midstream oil and gas facility designs.  Designs are executed in accordance with sector-specific codes and standards, including API, DNV ST F101, ISO, Machinery Protection, NFPA, and Norsok.

WITTENSTEIN High Integrity Systems Ltd

Andrew Longhurst

WITTENSTEIN high integrity systems are experts in embedded RTOS and Middleware technology with a specialisation in safety certified software. Supplying advanced RTOS and Middleware components across a broad range of market sectors and applications, from basic embedded designs, up to complex safety systems demanding the highest levels of certification.

Website:www.highintegritysystems.com

Phone:01275 395 600

WSP

Roger Burn

We provide quality consultancy, design, engineering, procurement, construction and project management, validation and term services to clients in industry. We acquired industrial specialists CEL International in 2007 and now have over 50 years’ experience of successfully delivering process engineering projects globally in a number of specialist sectors that include pharmaceutical, oil and gas, chemical, fibres, food and beverage, and specialist equipment/machines.

Website:www.wsp.com/en-gb/sectors/industry

Phone:0121 407 6568

Yokogawa

Mike Keightley

Yokogawa has over 50 years of experience in the development and implementation of safety systems together with functional safety management consultancy services.

Safety Applications

ProSafe programmable and hardwired systems offer solutions for a range of applications in oil and gas, petrochemical, chemical and nuclear power industries providing;

  • Emergency Shutdown (ESD) System
  • Burner Management System (BMS)
  • Fire and Gas (F&G) System
  • High-integrity Pressure Protection System (up to SIL4 HIPPS)

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