During the project upgrade of the Westinghouse WPDF system to Emerson’s DeltaV system, we discovered the older safety barriers were not compatible with the new DeltaV system. The cost and installation to replace the old barriers was going to be expensive and hard to maintain after we left. We needed a different approach.
When nuisance alarms are sounding constantly, most operators will elect to ignore all alarms. They usually just turn off the sound rather than trying to interpret an endless sequence of nuisance alarms where only one in a thousand is beneficial.
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