Site Safety Boosted

Site Safety Boosted Protecting fire and gas monitoring and control systems in hazardous applications is vital to the safe and successful operation of many sites. England-based company Cooper Crouse-Hinds supplies explosion proof enclosures for a number of applications. One of its most recent customers is PDC Systems, which provides hazardous area electrical instrumentation. PDC designs, […]

Helping Power Plant Control Systems Achieve NERC CIP Compliance

This guide offers suggestions from a control system engineering perspective for protecting power-generating units that are determined to be critical cyber assets In June 2006, the North American Electric Reliability Council (NERC) standards for Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP)—Cyber Security 1 were adopted. The roots of these standards can be traced back to the U.S. Energy […]