Stockport, United Kingdom - Systems Integration and Functional Safety specialist SELLA CONTROLS is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Parr as Technical Director for Functional Safety.
SELLA CONTROLS is a leading supplier of safety critical systems to the Process, Nuclear and Rail industries. In addition, we provide a full range of consultancy services across the complete safety system lifecycle. As a founding member of the 61508 association, and the first company to be awarded a UKAS accredited SIRA CASS certificate for Functional Safety Management, Functional Safety is at the heart of everything we do. The appointment of a Director responsible for Functional Safety reinforces this strategy.
Chris Parr is a Chartered Engineer and TÜV Rheinland Certified Functional Safety Expert with over 22 years’ experience in the specification, design and assessment of safety critical control systems. Chris comments: “SELLA CONTROLS has an enviable record for the supply of Safety Instrumented Systems and our Functional Safety consultancy services are helping our clients through all phases of the lifecycle and independent assessment. My new role will allow me to expand these services and ensure that Functional Safety continues to be a key driver for the business in the future.”