CCPS Videos in English

CCPS 7-Minute Seminar Series

CCPS has kicked off the 7 minute seminar with the goal of creating a large database of short seven minute videos that quickly inform a plant manager, engineer or operator about a specific piece of equipment. In 7 minutes professionals can have a “Take two for Safety” where they will review the mechanics and science behind the equipment of interest. This reference database will help eliminate simple mistakes caused by employees which lead to mechanical failures and potentially bigger catastrophes.

Walk the Line

April 22, 2014
Walk the line is a description of all of the things that operators do to make certain that they understand where energy will go when transferred. It presents the fundamental duties of operators.

Pressure Safety Valve

January 16, 2014

A pressure relief valve is a type of valve used to control or limit the pressure in a system. It is generally considered  your last line of defense in an overpressured situation. Watch the video to learn/review the structural components and functionalities of a pressure relief valve. This video is part of the CCPS – 7 Minute Seminars series.

Video Interviews

CCPS interviews keynote speakers, poster presenters, and conference chairs at its Global Congresses on Process Safety. The video interviews below are listed in reverse chronological order.

2013 AIChE President Phil Westmoreland Interviews Shell VP, Aamir Farid

April 28, 2013

Aamir Farid, VP Manufacturing-Americas for Shell talks about energy and manufacturing opportunities and challenges. He delivered the keynote address entitled "Delivering Innovative Solutions for an Energy Future." at the 2013 AIChE Spring Meeting & 9th Global Congress on Process Safety.


Anjana Meel of Safer Systems on Controlling Spills

April 5, 2012

We spoke with Anjana Meel, PhD and research and development engineer at Safer Systems, to discuss her research on spills. The research compares shrinking vs. non-shrinking spills to help process safety engineers deal with spills quickly and efficiently.

Nestor Spósito of Dow talks about CCPS Latin America Process Safety Conference [English Version]

June 17, 2011

Nestor Spósito, project manager for Dow Argentina, and president of NFPA, Argentina Chapter, talks about his upcoming talk at CCPS Latin America entitled "Notwithstanding... They Keep On Happening," referring to fires and explosions. His talk will cover prevention and mitigation through globally applied international process safety standards. He also talks about the benefits of attending CCPS Latin America in Buenos Aires, Argentina, August 8-10, 2011.