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EEMUA (Engineering Equipment & Materials Users Association)

2nd Floor
16 Black Friars Lane
London
EC4V 6EB
UK

Telephone : 020 7488 0801
Email : ask@eemua.org
Web : http://www.eemua.org


Editorial archive;

EEMUA Cyber Security Webinar 14/05/2022
1-hour focus on ‘Assessing cyber security risk in an industrial control network’ – at EEMUA’s Webinar – 14 June 2022 – to examine the purpose of cyber-risk assessment (the why) and processes to minimise risk (the what) – Open and free to all in industry – Early Registrations available now on EEMUA’s Calendar. Full Story...

EEMUA Industry 4.0 Seminar 03/05/2022
Focus on ‘Putting Tomorrow’s Technology to Work Today’ at the EEMUA Industry 4.0 live online seminar this 7 July. Explore the ways that industry is changing and upgrading to become more responsive, individualised, and flexible. Open to all in industry. Free for EEMUA Members and Associates. Discount for Higher Education. Early Registrations available now on EEMUA’s Calendar. Full Story...

Managing Ageing Electrical Assets? 19/03/2022
For specialist guidance covering: *Identifying potential failure mechanisms on ageing electrical assets; *Methods of detecting early signs of failure mechanisms; *Ways of calculating remaining expected life of electrical assets; *Maintenance methods to extend electrical asset life; *Demonstrating the benefits of replacing equipment before failures occur – please see EEMUA Publication 227 – part of EEMUA’s ‘by industry, for industry’ portfolio for Automation, Control and Electrical specialists. Full Story...

Fuel pipelines and terminals operator joins EEMUA 08/03/2022
EEMUA has welcomed the British Pipeline Agency (BPA) as its newest Corporate Member. Full Story...

EEMUA Cyber Security Seminar – Interconnected industry, interconnected risk 15/02/2022
Engineers Assemble for EEMUA’s Cyber Security Seminar – Live Online – 3 March 2022 covering practical issues: Cloud Configuration; Logs; Firmware; Risk; and more – half-day from 12:00 midday UK time / 13:00 PM Berlin / 06:00 AM Houston – Open to All – Free for EEMUA Members and Associates, some places available at a discount for attendees from higher education. Full Story...

EEMUA releases new guide to mechanical connector selection and lifecycle 06/12/2021
EEMUA 243, ‘Guide to mechanical connector selection and lifecycle’, provides an overview of the selection, installation and maintenance of a variety of mechanical pipe connector designs which can be used as an alternative to hot work. Full Story...

Optimised Learning for Mechanical Integrity at Practitioner Level 22/11/2021
Open to schedule now, Induction of around 2 hours familiarises Learners with EEMUA’s Mechanical Integrity Practitioner Certificate (MIPC®) course and facilitates adaptation of learning and coursework to the specific needs of each Learner’s company and site(s). Registration open now for Induction from November 2021 and Training from January 2022 – to address the loss of the primary containment of hazardous substances. Full Story...

Optimised Learning for Mechanical Integrity at Practitioner Level 16/11/2021
Open to schedule now, Induction of around 2 hours familiarises Learners with EEMUA’s Mechanical Integrity Practitioner Certificate course and facilitates adaptation of learning and coursework to the specific needs of each Learner’s company and site(s). Full Story...

The convergence conundrum 23/08/2021
Although a lot is being said about the pro’s and con’s of Operational Technology/Information Technology (OT/IT) convergence, there is often little appreciation of what companies at different stages in their evolution may need to do, argues Edward Kessler. Full Story...

More for Industrial Engineering from EEMUA 29/06/2021
Find out more about forthcoming EEMUA's educational Live Online Events that will be running in July and which are available to all in the industry. The events include a webinar titled Remote robotic inspection using phased array for corrosion detection in storage tanks; and a seminar on pressure systems. Also from July… Induction dates to suit your schedule for EEMUA’s next Mechanical Integrity Practitioner Certificate (MIPC®) course – with in-depth learning starting September 2021. Full Story...

EEMUA welcomes MISTRAS Group as an Associate 28/05/2021
One of EEMUA’s main activities is helping its members in the inspection and integrity management of industrial assets, to keep them operating safely and efficiently. Full Story...

Taking steps to ensure secure OT environments 20/04/2021
What can engineers do to protect their processes and plants from cyberattack? Suzanne Gill asked for suggestions from a variety of industry specialists. Full Story...

EEMUA’s Conference on Resilience and Asset Integrity 05/01/2021
Four weeks until EEMUA’s live, online Conference 2021 tackles practical issues in managing industrial engineering infrastructure. Sessions on 4 February cover existing and emerging matters such as innovations in good practice and technology; big data; digital twins; net zero; and legal obligations – complemented by breakouts and networking for sharing experience and good practice across industry. Open for all (discounted for EEMUA Members) Full Story...

Starting soon – induction for EEMUA’s Mechanical Integrity Practitioner Certificate training 16/11/2020
Devoted to good practice in primary containment of hazardous substances, EEMUA’s in-depth MIPC® training helps engineers stay on top of industry developments through flexible learning on-site or on-call. Register now for the course delivered wherever engineers work by blending live, online classes, one-to-one sessions with expert tutors, and e-learning, enhanced by mentor support and guidance. With practical content prescribed by industry and ratified by experts, the next MIPC® course is enrolli Full Story...

EEMUA Mechanical Integrity Practitioner Certificate – Register Now for Training Starting January 2021 10/11/2020
Devoted to good practice in primary containment of hazardous substances, EEMUA’s in-depth MIPC® training helps engineers stay on top of industry developments through flexible learning on-site or on-call. The course is delivered wherever engineers work by blending live, online classes, one-to-one sessions with expert tutors, and e-learning, enhanced by mentor support and guidance. With practical content prescribed by industry and ratified by experts, the next MIPC® course is enrolling from Novemb Full Story...

Mechanical Integrity Practitioner Certificate – Time to Register for EEMUA’s January Course 13/10/2020
Industrial engineering’s major companies have called for in-depth, on-site learning and robust certification for people at the practitioner competency level in mechanical integrity. Full Story...

EEMUA Mechanical Integrity Practitioner Certificate – Next Training Course Starts January 2021 15/09/2020
Devoted to good practice in primary containment of hazardous substances, EEMUA’s in-depth MIPC® training helps engineers stay on top of industry developments through flexible learning on-site or on-call. The course is delivered wherever engineers work by blending live, online classes, one-to-one sessions with expert tutors, and e-learning, enhanced by mentor support and guidance. With practical content prescribed by industry and ratified by experts, the next MIPC® course is enrolling from Novemb Full Story...

EEMUA 191 Alarm Systems – tools and guidance for new and existing systems 06/07/2020
EEMUA Publication 191 Edition 3 is the reference for good practice in designing, specifying, procuring, operating and managing new and existing Alarm Systems. Developed by expert users with input from the UK Health and Safety Executive, EEMUA 191 is aligned with international standards across industry. Firmly grounded in real-world process safety experiences, the guide incorporates checklists and other practical tools. Download it now. Full Story...

Free EEMUA cyber security seminar 19/06/2020
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EEMUA Publication 201 – reference text and freely downloadable tools 19/05/2020
EEMUA 201 guides control room design, considering – human-computer interface systems, console design, control system graphics, work environment, physical aspects. EEMUA Publication 201 principles can be put into everyday practice using separate checklists and other aids that are now available to download for free from www.eemua.org. Each downloaded aid links to the appropriate sections of EEMUA 201 making referencing the text easy. Full Story...

Keep on top of mechanical integrity 20/04/2020
Are you responsible for mechanical integrity of plant and equipment where hazardous substances are present? EEMUA’s Live, Online Mechanical Integrity course – Two half-days; 6th, 7th April – will offer up-to-date guidance on managing primary containment envelopes and ageing plant; legislative requirements; HSE expectations; good practice for managing integrity, including organising for integrity through periodic examination and testing, and effectively inspecting and responding at every stage. Full Story...

Prevent, control, mitigate abnormal situations 24/03/2020
Alarm systems are vital to operator interfaces for large modern industrial facilities – highlighting where attention is needed to prevent, control and mitigate abnormal situations. The leading guide to good practice in alarm systems worldwide, EEMUA Publication 191 Alarm systems - a guide to design, management and procurement covers all aspects of alarm systems and underpins EEMUA’s Alarm Systems e-learning and other resources built to support operators. Full Story...

EEMUA 191 Alarm Systems e-learning 29/07/2019
The Alarm Systems e-learning training course has been produced for eligible company users as a benefit of membership. It can also be accessed via a purchase through the EEMUA shop. The course provides an introduction to EEMUA Publication 191 and the associated classroom training course for engineers, operators and technicians. Full Story...

EEMUA e-learning on mechanical integrity 14/01/2019
EEMUA has expanded its ‘for the industry, by the industry’ e-learning offering with the launch of a course aimed at helping organisations maintain the mechanical integrity of plant containing hazardous substances by using periodic examination and testing. Full Story...

Axiom Engineering becomes newest EEMUA Associate 16/10/2017
Axiom Engineering Associates, a provider of specialist asset management to a diverse range of sectors, has become the newest EEMUA Associate. Full Story...

Cyber security for control systems 19/07/2016
Attacks on IT which controls and ensures the safety of industrial plant are becoming more common, sophisticated and potentially damaging. The plant owner must be aware of the full range of possibilities for attack, and must deal appropriately with the vulnerabilities associated with each. EEMUA’s seminar on 8 November 2016 will be looking at the trends both in the way that industrial IT is used and at the developing threats and favoured modes of attack. Full Story...

EEMUA electrical ‘Ex’ handbook 05/04/2016
EEMUA, the Engineering Equipment and Materials Users Association, has published the seventh edition of EEMUA Publication 186 – A practitioner's handbook for potentially explosive atmospheres. Full Story...

Tata Steel extends EEMUA membership Europe-wide 11/03/2014
Tata Steel has extended its membership of EEMUA from just the UK strip-steel hub to include all of its manufacturing and related operations Europe-wide.  Full Story...

Updated alarm management guidelines 10/12/2013
EEMUA, the Engineering Equipment & Materials Users’ Association, has launched the Third Edition of EEMUA Publication 191 ‘Alarm systems: a guide to design, management and procurement.’ Suzanne Gill finds out more. Full Story...