In the past this was resolved with add-on architecture in an application specially designed to meet safety requirements. With its new components for functional safety technology, KEB now offers the basic principles for highly-integrated machine safety - saving the mechanical engineer space, time and money. The single-source solution is completed by the extension for safety functions in the COMBIVIS Studio 6 engineering tool — offering total project planning of equipment including safety-related elements. A software environment that combines parameter-setting and programming of conventional, i. Also, specific function wizards complete and simplify tasks.