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SIL 4 Functional Safety Management (FSM) certificate

Functional Safety Management System certificate extended

Consiltant BV presented its Functional Safety Management System to Dekra for certification in 2018, after which it was certified in 2019. This management system particularly assurances the competence of our consultants and the way in which we execute our projects in the field of Functional Safety. In recent months, Dekra has reassessed our FS Management System. Following the reassessment … Read more
Safety Requirement Specification (SRS) tempate

New version SRS-template

The SRS template has been updated to version 2.0. The changes compared to the first edition are minimal. In addition to a number of cosmetic changes, the SIS lifetime and the Operational mode have been added. Download the new version here.
Presentation about SIL certificates

Presentation about SIL certificates

SIL safequards are safety-critical; incorrect functioning can lead to very serious consequences. It must be ensured that the integrity of all instruments / components that are part of a SIL safeguard is good. SIL certificates are important in verifying this (SIL verification). However, it appears that the quality of some SIL certificates is insufficient. Consiltant … Read more
SIS life-cycle

SIS life-cycle checklist

Consiltant has made an overview of the SIS life-cycle in an useful checklist.This document provides an overview of typical Functional Safety activities and documents based on IEC 61511:2017. The overview can be used to manage Functional Safety projects. Download the SIS life-cycle document.
SIS maintenance system

SIS maintenance system

Instrumental safeguards in the process industry require periodic maintenance and testing. Consiltant BV has developed a handy and free tool for the maintenance engineer. All SIL safeguards must be entered in the SIS Maintenance System. The status of all the safeguards is then made visible at a glance; when these should be tested, whether bypasses … Read more
Liquid evaporation - Verdamping

Health effects due to evaporation of liquids

When liquids are spilled somewhere, the liquid vapor can have a (negative) effect on human health. Various factors play a role in this evaporation, for example vapor pressure, threshold limit values and dispersion. During a hazard identification, such as a HAZOP study, scenarios are often discussed in which a leak of a certain substance from … Read more