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Alarm Management
Unscheduled shutdowns cost the industry between two to five percent of production annually.

Unscheduled shutdowns cost the industry between two to five percent of production annually.

Lack of an effective alarm management strategy has a direct and negative impact on plant operations, performance, safety and profitability. In heavy process industries, an emergency alarm that escalates into an incident can result in a shutdown.

Alarm management improvement programs are an important part of efforts to minimize the number and impact of abnormal situations. Our AlarmCheck™ program is designed to increase your plant reliability through auditing, designing, implementing and sustaining an effective alarm management system.

A large, integrated pulp and paper mill was experiencing excessive process alarms that were causing unscheduled downtime.

Team collaboration on an Alarm Management strategy reduced nuisance alarms by 50%
Reduced unplanned downtime
Improved operator effectiveness