Isolations: A Personal Perspective

June 16, 2021

It is accepted that others may have different views and be committed to their own system.

Revalidation of Process Hazard Analyses

May 3, 2021

A key requirement within a company’s site or corporate procedures is to revalidate their Process Hazard Analyses (PHAs i.e., HAZID, HAZOP, LOPA)..

What Does SCE Verification Look Like ?

March 2, 2021

Managing risk on a facility requires a clear understanding of: Our significant hazards and their potential consequences The controls in place to..

Why do we need to audit our Safety Management Systems?

February 18, 2021

To manage risk in an operating facility requires effective systems  across the organisation AND performance management measures established to..

Ammonia Refrigeration Plants - Flying under the radar?

September 9, 2020

Why does NZ have so many refrigeration plants?

Online Workshops - Tips and Tricks

September 7, 2020

During the 2020 global COVID-19 pandemic travel restrictions and social distancing across the world, many meetings are being held “virtually”..

Process Safety Incident Investigations

August 24, 2020

Process Incidents can involve loss of containment, control, a challenge to the safety system or a failing in the application of a management..

Practical PSM Leadership

August 4, 2020

The success of your PSM program is centered around effective leadership. What does this look like from a practical perspective? Here are some..

Is Alarm Management Software Worth it?

July 10, 2020

I started off my alarm management journey as a Control Systems Engineer being handed a project that had stalled for 5 years and failed to get off..

LOPA Red Flags

July 3, 2020

Layers of Protection Analysis (LOPA) is a key technique to quantify the risks of a process scenario and provide insight into where controls need..