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Radiant Heat Flux Impact Criteria for API RP 752 Building Siting Studies

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 23, 2018
Building siting studies are an increasingly important part of process safety, as they are required for facilities that fall under OSHAâ€...

Jurisdictional Boundaries in Midstream - Where Is the Line?

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 23, 2018
Midstream Operations are familiar with the applicability of the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials (PHMSA) regulation of the Department of...

Selecting the Proper Gas Compressibility Z for Relief Valve Sizing

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 23, 2018
Selecting the Proper Gas Compressibility Z for Relief Valve Sizing Freeman Self ( feself@bechtel.com ) Satyajit Verma ( sverma4@bechtel.com ) Bechtel...

Contractor's View: Ownership Is the Secret of Success

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 23, 2018
IMCO General Construction has been contracted by Rio Tinto Legacy Management to Operate and Maintain the Holden Mine Remediation Site Waste Water...

Don’t Walk the Line – Dance It!

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 23, 2018
An 86% reduction in Tier 1 and Tier 2 loss of primary containment incidents has been realized in the five years following the introduction of Walk...

Our Process Safety Journey Continues: Operational Discipline Today

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 23, 2018
In the late 1980’s, DuPont defined Operational Discipline (OD) as the deeply rooted dedication and commitment by each member of an...

Good Engineering Practice in Protecting Low-Pressure Tanks

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 23, 2018
It is more than three years since the last edition of API 2000 was empowered and almost ten years since ISO 28300 became worldwide recognized...

Analysis of Spring Operated Pressure Relief Valve Proof Test Data: Findings and Implications

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 23, 2018
This paper reviews the research conducted by the authors on spring operated pressure relief valve (SOPRV) proof test data over the last 10 years and...

Methodology to Prioritize Process Safety Action Items

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 23, 2018
In general, the decisions faced by engineers and managers of facilities in the chemical, oil and gas industries regarding prioritizing Process Safety...

Pressure Relief Sizing Using Area to Charge Scaling Method and Automatic Pressure Tracking

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 23, 2018
Several vent sizing methodologies have been developed and presented in “The Design Institute for Emergency Relief Systems (DIERS)...

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