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Ignorance Is Not Bliss with Reactive Chemical Hazards

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 2, 2019
Many highly hazardous chemicals have been identified by the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) Process Safety Management (PSM)...

Perfecting Proof Test Effectiveness; How More Extensive Testing Can Improve Safety and Reduce Cost!

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 2, 2019
We all know that a period functional test of the components in Safety Instrumented Functions is necessary to ensure the appropriate safety integrity...

Strathcona County's Industrial Engagement Program: Leading the Way Using the MIACC Model

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 2, 2019
Strathcona County is in the heart of Alberta’s petrochemical district with oil refineries, chemical plants, oil and gas pipelines,...

The Origin, Development and Commercialization of the UOP OleflexTM Process, Bipin Vora's Vision and Leadership in Making It Happen

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 2, 2019
Since its commercialization in 1990, the UOP Oleflex TM process has become the world’s dominant technology for on-purpose olefin...

Sensitivity Analysis of Transport Conditions on Liquefied Gas Hazards

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 2, 2019
Over the last decade, regulatory and societal scrutiny of the hazards of transportation of flammable liquids and liquefied gases has risen...

Building Hazard Recognition Competency

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 2, 2019
Understanding hazards and risk is essential for the success of process safety as well as occupational safety. Process safety involves managing energy...

Why Choose a Race Car When Economy Will Do - Competency with Safety Instrumented Systems

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 2, 2019
There are qualitative and quantitative approaches to hazard assessment that justify the need for instrumentation with reliable performance and...

CFD Modeling of Liquid Jet Fire

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 2, 2019
Although jet fires may pose a major hazard in the chemical processing industry, they are typically modeled with semi-empirical models that were...

Two Plants, One Fence Line: Understanding Process Safety Management Responsibilities in Shared Facilities

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 2, 2019
Multiple companies operating process plants at a single site has become increasingly common as aging facilities are sold and re-purposed, but this...

Comparacion de los resultados de los analisis de riesgo y consecuencias en sistemas de transporte de refinados y GLP

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
April 2, 2019
El transporte de refinados por ductos es uno de los mayores desafíos de la industria de hidrocarburos en regiones con topografía...

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