PBM Valve's Ball Certified for Functional Safety

Aug. 22, 2012
exida Has Certified PBM Valve and IM Ball Valves for Functional Safety

exida has certified PBM Valve for functional safety. The certification ensures that the valves meet the functional safety requirements for Safety Integrity Level (SIL) 3 capable per IEC 61508.

According to Jay Giffen, PBM Valve's -inside sales and marketing manager, obtaining the SIL 3 capable rating from exida validates their commitment to providing high quality, safe and reliable valve solutions to critical process applications.

The functional safety certification for the PBM process was confrimed after they underwent a site audit and completed a Failure Modes, Effects and Diagnostic Analysis (FMEDA).

For more information about exida certification, please visit www.exida.com