Instrumentation & Controls

instrumentation banner 3Instrumentation is the ability to control a process by measuring the value or the parameters set for the process. This can include control, flow, level, pressure and temperature.

 

 

 

 

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  • \( ELEK \)  -  electronic
  • \( ELECTC \)  -  electronic control
  • \( INSTR \)  -  instrument
  • \( INSTM \)  -  instrumentation

 

Instrumentation & Controls standards

API Standards

  • API RP 521 - Guides for Pressure Relief and Depression Systems
  • API RP 550 - Manual on Instrumentation of Refinery Instruments and Control Systems
  • API RP 551 - Process Measurement Instrumentation
  • API RP 552 - Transmission Systems
  • API RP 554 - Process Instruments and Controls
  • API RP 598 - Valve Inspection and Testing

ISA Standards

  • ISA 5 - Documentation of Measurement, and Control Instruments and Systems
  • ISA 5.1 - Instrimentation Symbols and Identification
  • ISA 12 - Electrical Equipment for Hazardous Locations
  • ISA 18 - Instrument Signals and Alarms
  • ISA 37 - Instrument Transducers
  • ISA 50 - Signal Compatibility of Electrical Instruments
  • ISA 60 - Control Centers
  • ISA 75 - Control Valve Standards
  • ISA 82 - Electrical and Electronic Instrumentation
  • ISA 90 - Instrumentation and Computer Grounding
  • ISA 91 - Criticality Ranking for Instrumentation
  • ISA 99 - Industrial Automation and Control Systems Security
  • ISA 100 - Wireless Systems for Automation
  • ISA 101 - Human-Machine Interface
  • ISA 104 - Device Integration
  • ISA 106 - Process Automation for Continuous Process Operations
  • ISA 107 - Advanced Measurement Techniques for Gas Turbine Engines
  • ISA 108 - Intelligent Device Management

 

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