GSE Engineering Design & HSE Blog

Information and insights on functional and electrical safety compliance, and explosive atmospheres risk management.

Rail engineering: Upgrades on track

Explosive atmospheres can occur wherever flammable gases, vapours, mists or dusts mix with the surrounding air. That situation can arise in a wide range of industrial environments, from chemical processing, storage or transportation activities to food manufacturing.

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Safety, compliance and convenience

The first priority of any industrial facility must always be the safety of its staff and of the general public. That’s obvious enough, but the designers of plant safety systems and operating procedures also need to consider the everyday needs of the personnel that will operate them.

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Functional Safety: The Critical Role of Proof Tests

If a Safety Instrumented System (SIS) suffers an undetected failure, the consequences can be serious. That’s why a comprehensive proof testing programme is necessary to ensure the safe, regulatory-compliant operation of process plant and tank storage facilities.

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A DSEAR Goodbye to Dippy the Diplodocus

The Natural History Museum in London, UK is home to more than 22 million ‘wet’ specimens – stored in sample bottles and conserved in preservative. Read this blog to learn more about how GSE Systems Ltd applied its expertise in DSEAR to this famous institution.

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