SILAlarm tool for Alarm Rationalization
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SILAlarm™ is a tool for facilitating and documenting the results of alarm rationalization in a master alarm database. It was developed in accordance with the ISA-18.2 standard “Management of Alarm Systems for the Process Industries” and EEMUA 191. SILAlarm guides a rationalization team through a systematic, tailorable process of reviewing, justifying and documenting the design of each alarm:
Evaluation of Consequences & Time to Respond ? Prioritization ? Document Cause, Consequence, Confirmation, Corrective Action, Design Intent, Testing Requirements ? Classification ? Setpoint (Limit) Determination ? Setting of Deadbands and On/Off Delays ? Alarm Suppression / Advanced Alarming ? Functional Safety Management ? Routing of Alarm Messages
It provides the following functionality applicable to new and existing systems:
SILAlarm supports compliance with industry standards, guidelines and regulations on alarm management (e.g. ISA-18.2, EEMUA 191, API RP 1167). It includes a comprehensive user manual defining how to use the tool as well as tips and techniques on how to apply alarm management good engineering practices to rationalization.