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Profire Energy Achieves SIL 2 CERTIFICATION for PF3100 Burner Control System


  September 10, 2018

Sellersville, PA: The global leader in functional safety, cybersecurity, and alarm management for the process industries, exida, has certified Profire Energy’s PF3100 Burner Control System for Safety Integrity Level (SIL) 2 capability per IEC 61508: 2010. 

The PF3100 Burner Control System is a modular, state-of-the-art solution for oilfield professionals. The entire system is made up of certified modules containing an enclosure and one or more cards, each performing a specific function. The modules can accommodate a vast field of needs and future applications. 

“Functional safety certification of the PF3100 creates the path for Profire to enter markets such as downstream, refining, petrochemical and other more advanced, higher spec projects which require functional safety approvals,” said Cameron Tidball, Profire’s Chief Business Development Officer. “We believe that reaching this milestone will add credibility to our future marketing initiatives and enable growth within our current segments and beyond.”

The Profire team chose exida as their certification body for their expertise as well as their reputation. “Exida provided an invaluable service to the Profire product development team in regards to training and upgrading existing processes. Interactions with the exida team were meaningful, educational, and productive,” said Profire Energy Design Engineer, Curtis Dublanko.

About Profire Energy, Inc.

Profire Energy assists energy production companies in the safe and efficient production and transportation of oil and natural gas. As energy companies seek greater safety for their employees, compliance with more stringent regulatory standards, and enhanced margins with their energy production processes, Profire Energy's burner management and chemical injection systems are increasingly becoming part of their solution. Profire Energy has offices in Lindon, Utah; Houston, Texas; Homer, Pennsylvania; Greeley, Colorado; and Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada. For additional information, visit www.profireenergy.com.