The Riken Keiki SD-1RI Infrared Gas Detector earned certification for functional safety, ensuring that it meets the functional safety requirements for Safety Integrity Level (SIL) 3 capability per IEC 61508: 2010.
Certification came via safety certification provider, exida.
“We are pleased that Riken Keiki has chosen exida as its Certification Body (CB),” said Karou Sonoda, principal engineer, exida-Japan LLC. “exida’s extensive Gas Detector certification experience gives us the technical depth to really understand the product.”
“exida has done more fire and gas sensors than any other certification body,” said Riken Keiki. “Its extensive technical experience, Japanese language support and project management were very beneficial and made the entire project go very smoothly.”