Alarm  Management

aeSolutions provides services and systems to bring the client’s alarm management practices into compliance with the current ISA 18.2 standards.

Poor alarm management has been a critical factor in major process safety incidents throughout history. Successful alarm management is key in achieving effectiveness of alarms and the ability of operating personnel to respond promptly and correctly.

aeSolutions can supply expertise for multiple stages of the alarm management lifecycle specializing in:

  • Philosophy development

  • Gap assessment of current alarm philosophy

  • Alarm management and rationalization training

  • Facilitation of alarm rationalizations 

    • Including our rationalization tool, aeAlarm™​

  • Alarm management program gap assessment

The goal of our alarm management services is to help clients improve the performance of their alarm systems and increase the situational awareness of their operators. Our customers recognize there is a direct relationship between the process safety performance of their facilities and the implementation of their effective alarm management techniques. 

Alarm Management Lifecycle

*Modified Lifecycle from ISA 18.2 

aeSolutions’ alarm management services are designed to support our customers’ desires to encourage a culture of sustainable alarm management as an important component to their overall process safety strategy.

Alarm Management Services

The aeSolutions developed alarm rationalization tool, aeAlarm™, delivers the ability to efficiently and consistently execute alarm rationalization. This unique tool provides customizable templates, and drop downs for severities and maximum time to respond, with automatic population of alarm priority.

aeAlarm™ Rationalization Tool