Although there is no legal requirement that gas detection systems to be certified to or above a SIL 1 performance level (Safety Integrity Level - according to IEC/EN 61508 and EN 50402 functional safety standards), the fact remains that these systems are life safety devices.
Because of our unwavering insistence on the safety and reliability of our detection controllers, and the broad range of applications in which they are used, we adhere to the strictest functional safety standards. Whether the application presents an elevated risk of explosion and serious consequences to employee safety, or involves toxic gas detection in high risk areas such as water treatment facilities, Oldham guarantees the one of the most effective and safest solutions for your gas detection requirements.
For more information, please see the pages for the MX 43 on our website www.oldhamgas.com.
About Oldham S.A.S.
For more than 100 years, Oldham has specialized in safety and gas and fire detection systems. Oldham, a subsidiary of Scott Safety, a TYCO group company, is headquartered in Arras, France. It employs hundreds of people globally and has operations in France, USA, China and Germany. Oldham's mission is to be the best provider of fixed-point gas detection systems worldwide. It offers a wide range of application-driven products, expert advice, and the highest quality and best customer service in all transactions. To learn more, visit www.oldhamgas.com.
Industrial SafetyTechnologies (IST) was acquired by Scott Safety, a Tyco business, from Battery Ventures in March 2015. The combination of IST, a global leader in gas and flame detection, and Scott Safety makes Tyco one of the largest global designers and manufacturers of gas and flame detection products, and reinforces Tyco’s commitment to growing its gas and flame detection business.