Stockport, United Kingdom – Functional Safety Systems integration specialist SELLA CONTROLS is pleased to announce the contract award to supply a new offshore safety critical ESD inter-trip communication system for an offshore application. The SIL 3 compliant system solution utilises the black channel safety critical communications approach detailed in BS EN 61508. The system will be used to transmit critical emergency shutdown signals between the TAQA operated North Cormorant Platform and the Eider platforms. The system, that will also include diverse communication paths to increase availability and reduce the likelihood of spurious trips, is based on the HIMA HIMatrix Programmable Electronic System.
SELLA CONTROLS has over 40 years’ experience in Safety critical system design.