FOUNDATION Fieldbus Technical Specifications

FOUNDATION Fieldbus Technical Specifications

The FieldComm Group is the developer, owner and standards organization for the FOUNDATION™ Fieldbus technology establishing and controlling new developments and enhancements that support the needs of the process automation industry. FieldComm Group manages the FOUNDATION Fieldbus Technical Specifications and other related documents and provides related services and development tools to product manufacturers.

The FOUNDATION Fieldbus Technical Specifications is a complete, bookmarked, word-searchable software package that includes the latest FOUNDATION Fieldbus H1, High Speed Ethernet (HSE) and Physical Layer technical specifications. These specifications are essential for field device and controls manufacturers requiring implementation of fieldbus-based control solutions.

FOUNDATION Technical Specifications and the FOUNDATION for Safety Instrumented Functions Technical Specifications can be downloaded free of charge for members and includes the latest application guides, as well as technical and application notes. 

 

FOUNDATION Fieldbus Technical Specifications

2014 Edition 1

Document Type

Document Title

Document Id

Release Date

Specifications

Common File Format

FF-103 FS 1.10

17-Apr-14

 

Host Interoperability Support Test Profile and Procedures

FF-569 FS 3.0

21-Nov-13

 

System Architecture

FF-581 FS 1.3

8-Oct-03

 

Ethernet Presence

FF-586 FS 1.3

8-Oct-03

 

Field Device Access Agent

FF-588 FS 1.4

1-Dec-05

 

HSE System Management

FF-589 FS 1.3

8-Oct-03

 

HSE Redundancy

FF-593 FS 1.3

1-Dec-05

 

H1 Network Management

FF-801 FS 1.8

17-Oct-08

 

HSE Network Management

FF-803 FS 1.3

8-Oct-03

 

H1 Data Link Bridge Addendum

FF-806 FS 1.0

14-Mar-00

 

31.25 kbit/s Physical Layer

FF-816 FS 2.0

20-Apr-11

 

H1 Data Link Services

FF-821 FS 1.4

29-Jun-99

 

H1 Data Link Protocol

FF-822 FS 1.5

5-Nov-01

 

31.25kbit/s Physical Layer Conformance Test

FF-830 FS 2.0

1-Mar-11

 

Fieldbus Power Supply Test Specification

FF-831 FS 1.0

6-Apr-04

 

H1 Cable Test Specification

FF-844 FS 1.2

6-Jan-11

 

Device Coupler Test Specification

FF-846 FS 1.3

29-Jun-12

 

Fieldbus Message Specification

FF-870 FS 1.7

3-Oct-08

 

Fieldbus Access Sublayer

FF-875 FS 1.5

8-Oct-03

 

H1 System Management

FF-880 FS 1.6

1-Dec-05

 

Software Download Addendum

FF-883 FS 1.3

17-Oct-08

 

Function Block AP Part 1

FF-890 FS 1.10

2-Aug-12

 

Function Block AP Part 2

FF-891 FS 1.10

2-Aug-12

 

Function Block AP Part 3

FF-892 FS 1.11

2-Aug-12

 

Function Block AP Part 4

FF-893 FS 1.3

2-Oct-08

 

Function Block AP Part 5

FF-894 FS 1.1

13-Oct-08

 

Device Description Language

FF-900 FS 6.0

21-Nov-13

 

Device Description Interoperability Specification

FF-901 FS 1.2

21-Nov-13

 

Transducer Block Common Structure

FF-902 FS 1.4

12-Nov-12

 

Pressure Transducer Block

FF-903 FS 2.1

30-Aug-12

 

Temperature Transducer Block

FF-904 FS 2.1

30-Aug-12

 

Positioner Transducer Block

FF-906 FS 2.0

27-Nov-12

 

Flow Transducer Block

FF-908 FS 1.1

27-Nov-12

 

Transducer Blocks for ISA100.11a Devices

FF-911 FS 1.0

21-Nov-13

 

Communication Profile

FF-940 FS 1.5

5-Nov-01

 

HSE Profile

FF-941 FS 1.4

25-Mar-14

 

Device ITK Profile

FF-946 FS 1.2

30-Apr-14

 

FBAP for Wireless and Remote I/O

FF-633 FS 1.1

25-Mar-14

 

Transducer Block for HSE-RIO Module

FF-915 FS 1.1

27-Mar-14

 

Transducer Blocks for Wired and Wireless HART® Devices

FF-913 FS 1.0

20-Mar-12

 

System Architecture for Wireless & Remote Input/Output (WIO)

FF-061 PS 1.4

21-Nov-13

Application Guides

Technical Overview

FD-043 3.0

7-Oct-03

 

Instrinsically Safe Systems - FREE

AG-163 2.0

29-Jul-04

 

Wiring and Installation - FREE

AG-140 1.0

12-Feb-99

 

Function Block Capabilities in Hybrid/Batch Applications - FREE

AG-170 1.1

4-Dec-02

 

System Engineering Guidelines - FREE

AG-181 3.1

10-Mar-10

Technical Notes

Device ID Format

TN-002 1.1

29-Jul-99

 

Profile/Profile Revision

TN-003 1.6

17-Sept-12

 

Maximum FMS PDU Length

TN-004 1.0

14-Aug-97

 

Additional NM VCR

TN-005 1.0

14-Aug-97

 

VCRListControlVariable

TN-006 1.0

14-Aug-97

 

Standard Tables

TN-016 7.0

27-May-14

 

Proper behavior when responding to CD

TN-017 1.0

3-Feb-09

 

WIO Data Structures

TN-019 1.3

21-Nov-13

 

Engineering Units Mapping from HART® to FOUNDATION™ Fieldbus

TN-021 1.0

28-Feb-12

Application Notes

DD Encoding of Multiple Views

AN-002 1.0

31-Jan-00

 

Saving Data to Non-Volatile Memory

AN-003 1.0

24-Sep-04

 

Device Replacement

AN-007 1.0

27-Jul-09

 

Block Instantiation and Capability Level

AN-008 1.1

14-Mar-14

 

Recovering the DD symbols.txt File

AN-009 1.0

4-Sep-08

 

Common Lab Integration Test Requirements

AN-010 2.0

21-Nov-13

 

Mode Use in Transducer Blocks

AN-012 1.0

13-May-09

 

Integrated and Visitor Host Interoperability

AN-013 1.0

25-Aug-09

 

A Practical Guide to Fieldbus Alarms

AN-014 1.1

5-Nov-12

 

DD4 Optimization

AN-017 1.0

15-May-12

 

State Table Definitions for Discrete Process Variables

AN-018 1.0

24-Apr-12

 

FOUNDATION for Safety Instrumented Functions (SIF) Technical Specifications

2012 Edition 1

Document Type

Document Title

Document Id

Release Date

Specifications

Architecture Overview

FF-805 FS 1.5

18-Sep-12

 

Application Model

FF-807 FS 1.5

18-Sep-12

 

Protocol Specification

FF-884 FS 1.5

26-Sep-12

 

Function Blocks

FF-895 FS 2.0

17-Aug-12

 

SIF Device ITK Profile

FF-976 FS 1.1

27-Aug-12

Application Notes

Macro Cycle Number (MCN) Calculation AN-016 1.0 19-Sep-11

Software

CRC32 Code SW-269 N/A

 

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