We have 20 entries in our Glossary for this letter.
A quality assurance standard issued by the International Organization for Standards.
Standard is titled; Quality systems - Model for quality assurance in design/development, production, installation and servicing.
I/O - Input Output
Term used for signals entering (Inputs) and exiting (Outputs) a control system
International Atomic Energy Agency
Works for the safe secure and peaceful uses of nuclear science and technology.
Independent Competent Person
International Energy Agency
IEC - International Electrotechnical Commission
Body composed of 60 plus countries that issues standards for all electrical electronic and related technology
US based non profit technical professional association
A nickel-chromium alloy.
Noted for good strength and excellent resistance to oxidation and carburisation in high-temperature atmospheres.
A nickel-chromium-iron alloy.
Noted for having high temperature strength while maintaining excellent corrosion resistance.
French based Notified Body
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Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control.
EU directive 96/61/EC of 1996 which aims to minimise pollution from various point sources throughout the European Union.
Term given to UK legislation which aims to remove opportunities for the avoidance of tax and Class 1 National Insurance Contributions by the use of intermediaries in circumstances where an individual worker would otherwise be an employee of the client.
IS - Intrinsic Safety
Method of explosion prevention by limiting the energy stored in electrical circuits
ISC - Integrated Service Contract
A contract likely to include design and project services; maintenance; upgrades as well as reliability and integrity management.
More extensive than an Alliance Contract.
Notified Body based in Belgium
Integrated Safe System of Work
An electronic system designed to improve and enhance paper-based Permit to Work (PTW) systems. Widely used in the UK North Sea.
Integrated Systems Test
ITB - Invitation to Bid
Invitation from a potential Client to bid a project.
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