Conferences & Events

Engineering Solutions for Sustainability: Materials and Resources 3

February 18-19, 2017
This symposium will focus on approaches for providing the resources and materials needed to meet basic societal needs in critical areas of minerals and metals, energy, water, transportation and housing through the circular economy, which is an alternative to a traditional linear economy (make, use...

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Process Control Considerations in Process Design

Live Webinar
Live Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 2:00pm-3:00pm
What does a process design engineer need to know about process control? Here’s a quick introduction to what you need to know to be able to complete a...

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Courses

Public (classroom) Course
Incidents are minor occurrences and are often the result of a single failure or defect. Join Incident Investigation expert Brian Kelly for an in-depth look at a look at the systematic process of examining and evaluating the causes of an incident so that recurrence can be prevented.
eLearning (online) Course
A basic course tailored specifically to chemical engineers. Improve your productivity while solving day-to-day ChemE problems.
eLearning (online) Course
Identify strategies for alleviating problems, improving design and optimizing flow. Learn the bulk material flow strategies you need and how to apply them.
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Public (classroom) Course
Responsible for the safe handling of the effluent from relief systems? Explore the broad topic of emergency relief system design with an emphasis on DIERS technology.

CEP Magazine

CEP: Editorial - It’s All About the Culture

December
2014
Editorial
Cynthia Mascone
December 3 marks the 30th anniversary of the worst chemical accident in history — the catastrophic release of methyl isocyanate (MIC) from a pesticide plant in Bhopal, India, in 1984 that resulted in thousands of deaths and hundreds of thousands of injuries. Two articles and the Process Safety Beacon in this issue review some of the lessons learned from that tragic incident.

AIChE News

January 12, 2017
WACKER Chemical Corporation, the U.S.-based subsidiary of Wacker Chemie AG, is affirming its commitment to safe chemical industry practices and the education of the future chemical industry workforce through a collaboration with the American...
The polls for the Constitution election closed on December 12, 2016. The Tellers Committee met on December 14, 2016 and confirmed that 22% of the eligible voting membership cast votes, thus making the election valid. Each ballot item was...
Karen Fletcher, CEO of AIChE's RAPID Institute, which focuses on modular chemical process intensification, spoke yesterday at the Manufacturing USA Stakeholder Event at the White House. Karen, along with AIChE Executive Director June Wispelwey and...
December 20, 2016
The Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS) — an industry technical alliance of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) — hosted the 3rd Global Congress on Process Safety in Damman, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, December 4–5, 2016. The...