Safety Integrated for wind farms

Seamless safety from a single source

With Safety Integrated Siemens offers a unique, comprehensive portfolio that covers all the safety tasks in wind turbines and wind farms. Our pioneering concept makes it easy to integrate the safety technology into the automation. The complete system that is generated offers innovative solution concepts such as wireless, fail-safe communication over IWLAN and PROFINET (PROFIsafe) – as well as standard and fail-safe communication over just one bus system. With Safety Integrated, you benefit from maximum flexibility, scalability and efficiency, accelerate engineering work, increase availability and best practice operation of your wind farm.

Your advantages at a glance

  • All components are certified for use in applications up to SIL 3 (IEC61508) or PL e (ISO13849)

  • Fewer components necessary
    - No separate safety solution required
    - Distributed I/O stations can be composed of both standard and safety modules
    - Standard and fail-safe communication requires only one bus system (infrastructure)
    - Communications can also be wireless with Industrial Wireless LAN (IWLAN)

  • One engineering for standard and fail-safe tasks

  • STEP 7 Safety allows the creation of flexible safety programs or solutions

  • Comprehensive, integrated diagnostics capability with access to diagnostics data either directly or from anywhere at all