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SINUMERIK Safety Integrated

Overview

SINUMERIK Safety Integrated is a comprehensive safety package that helps to protect both personnel as well as machines. This is extremely efficient and cost effective thanks to the safety functions that are completely integrated into the control and drive technology. Not only this, your machine can be safely and practically operated under all of the specified operating conditions. For instance, in the setting-up and test modes with the protective door open. The safety functions comply with the requirements laid down in DIN EN 61508 for use up to and including SIL 2 (Safety Integrity Level), Category 3 and PL d (Performance Level) according to DIN EN ISO 13849. As a consequence, the essential requirements relating to functional safety can be simply and cost-effectively implemented.

The functional scope includes:

  • Functions to safely monitor speed and standstill

  • Functions to safely demarcate working and protective zones and to identify areas

  • All safety relevant signals are directly connected and internally logically combined



Benefits

SINUMERIK Ctrl-Energy provides already today solutions for the future challenges placed on energy efficiency.

  • High degree of safety:
    Seamless implementation of safety functions in SIL 2 / PL d

  • High degree of flexibility:
    Practical safety and operator concepts can be realized

  • High degree of cost effectiveness:
    Hardware and installation costs are reduced

  • Higher availability:
    Electromechanical switching elements that are prone to faults are eliminated


Product features

  • Functions to protect persons and machines

  • Short response times

  • Can be used in all operating modes

  • Replace external electromechanical devices