ITT Earns Exida Safety Certification

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 @ 03:08 PM gHale


ITT’s Neo-Dyn Pressure Switch Series, Temperature Switches Series, Differential Pressure Switches Series, and Low Pressure / Vacuum Switches Series earned functional safety certification from exida.

The certification ensures they meet the functional safety requirements for Safety Integrity Level (SIL) 3 capable per IEC 61508.

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“ITT’s capabilities were confirmed through an extensive certification process that included a failure modes, effects and diagnostic analysis (FMEDA),” said Steve Close, exida evaluating assessor. “We were impressed by their thorough development process, which demonstrated a solid understanding of how to achieve high levels of functional safety.”

“ITT’s Neo-Dyn brand of switches has a long history of meeting customer quality, reliability and safety standards for critical applications,” said Munish Nanda, president of ITT’s Control Technologies business. “While we have always been confident in the integrity of our highly engineered products, SIL 3 capability allows us to provide additional safety verification to customers, especially those with high vibration, rugged, harsh environment applications.”



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