Your facility has some exciting news. You’ve got a major plant expansion just approved by the board of directors. In most cases, this translates into product expansion, increased production, and more profit creating jobs as well as job security.
The project involves multiple EPCs and a variety of vendor packages / technology licensors and the reality sets in. How do you attempt to “herd the cats” and get consistent quality and an efficient Functional Safety design basis from these various entities? How do we get the information in a way that we can actually use proactively after commissioning during daily operations?