Process Analyzer References

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  1. Montague, Jim, “NeSSI: Taxis for Takeoff”, Control magazine, pp. 49-51, February 2007.
  2. ISA/ANSI SP76.00.02.
  3. Bonfante, Ana, “Management comes first for alarm management success”, Plant Engineering magazine, pp. 53-57, June 2007.
  4. Katzel, Jeanine, “Managing Alarms”, Control Engineering magazine, pp.50-53, February 2007.
  5. EEMUA Publication 191 (1999) “Alarm Systems: A Guide to Design, Management, and Procurement.”
  6. Wireless: A Field Guide to Industrial Wireless
  7. Mathur, Gary, “Wireless Technology is Ready for Industrial Use”, Maintenance Technology magazine, pp. 36-42, January 2007.
  8. Verhappen, Ian, “Properly Protect Control Systems”, Chemical Process magazine, pp. 34-37, June 2007.
  9. Welander, Peter, “10 Control System Security Threats”, Control Engineering magazine, pp. 38-44, April 2007.
  10. Battikha, N. E., “The Condensed Handbook of Measurement and Control, 2nd Ed.”, ISA, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA, pp. 189 ff., 2004.
  11. Scharpf, Eric, “When to decide on SIL”, pg. 146, Hydrocarbon Process magazine, May 2007.

Gary D. Nichols is  control systems engineer at Jacobs Engineering Group. He can be reached at


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