With the combination of SIMATIC Safety Integrated and the SIMATIC PCS 7 process control system, you can take advantage of an innovative approach, which demands less space, provides significant cost savings for hardware and wiring, and demands less work for assembly, installation and engineering over the entire life cycle of the plant.
Extensive range of products and services for safe, fault-tolerant and high-availability applications
Homogeneous integration of safety-engineering into the process control system, SIMATIC PCS 7:
- Execution of basic process control functions and safety functions in a single controller: provides safety level SIL 3, AK 6 with a single CPU
- Standard and safety communication between controllers and I/O devices on a common fieldbus, PROFIBUS with PROFIsafe - no separate safety bus needed
- Combined operation of standard and safety-related F-modules in ET 200M/S stations
- Integrated data management for basic process control and safety-related automation, including process visualization and diagnostics - no complicated data handling