Colin S. Howat
Colin S. ‘Chip’ Howat is the Principal Associate & Director of C. S. Howat & Associates (HowatRisk.com), the consulting firm he established in 1979. This firm emphasizes plant performance, process hazards, process risk and process design/modeling analysis. The firm has clients in the petrochemical, food, crop science, process simulation and litigation fields. He was on the University of Kansas faculty from 1981 to 2009 teaching process design and safety. His research focused on plant performance and phase equilibria thermodynamics. He was awarded numerous teaching awards. He is a Fellow of the AIChE and is a member of the Fellows Council. He is the liaison to SAChE from the Education Division. He has over 200 publications, workshops and presentations. He is director of the USA Cycling Race Mechanics Clinic at the Olympic Training Center and has been a USA Team mechanic to eight World Championships.