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Summer’s Here! Time to Download Free Resource Papers and Sign Up for Process Safety Training from PII!

OK, summer doesn't OFFICIALLY begin until June 21st, but we all know the Memorial Day weekend is the REAL beginning of summer! And there's no better time to sign up for summertime process safety training courses from Process Improvement Institute, the risk and reliability specialists! Here's the summer schedule by month, location, and course offering: [...]

Still Time to Sign Up for May Courses from Process Improvement Institute!

There's still time to sign up for process safety training in May courses from Process Improvement Institute! Charlotte, NC 14-18 Course 8 (PHA/HAZOP Leadership) Dubai 13-17 Course 8 (PHA/HAZOP Leadership) 20-21 Course 5 (Writing Effective Operating and Maintenance Procedures) 22-23 Course 7 (Management of Change and PSSR)

By | 2018-05-08T13:53:29+00:00 May 8th, 2018|HAZOP, MOC, PHA|0 Comments

Day 3 of GCPS/Orlando

The final day of the AIChE 14th Global Congress on Process Safety is here, with another day of opportunity to increase your process safety knowledge! Today at 9:00 AM, PII Principal Engineer Revonda Tew is conducting the session Understanding the Interrelationships Between the PSM Elements for Effective Implementation, and you can download the FREE resource [...]

By | 2018-04-25T06:52:00+00:00 April 25th, 2018|GCPS, HAZOP, PHA, Process Safety|0 Comments

Day 2 of GCPS/Orlando

Onward to Day two of the AIChE 14th Global Congress on Process Safety! You've got a day of knowledge under your belt, but there's still a lot to go! Today, it's PII President Bill Bridges at 10:45 ET leading the session titled Building Competency in Internal PHA/HAZOP Leaders - Lessons Learned in 40 Years of [...]

By | 2018-04-24T06:44:51+00:00 April 24th, 2018|GCPS, HAZOP, PHA, Process Safety|0 Comments

GCPS/Orlando is Here!

Day One of the AIChE 14th Global Congress on Process Safety is here! We hope you were able to take advantage of Process Improvement Institute's two short-courses ahead of the conference on Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA) and Human Factors, but there's still a lot ahead over the next three days! Be sure to check [...]

By | 2018-04-23T08:14:47+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|GCPS, HAZOP, PHA, Process Safety|0 Comments

Onsite and Last-Minute Short-Course Registration at GCPS/Orlando

The 14th Global Congress on Process Safety in Orlando is almost here! If you're coming to the conference, you're probably on your way or already in Orlando. And if you're already registered, fantastic! If you're coming, but still haven't registered, online registration is now closed. So if you still need to register for the conference, [...]

By | 2018-04-20T07:09:09+00:00 April 20th, 2018|GCPS, Human Factors, LOPA, Process Safety|0 Comments

Only 10 Days Until the 14th Global Congress on Process Safety in Orlando!

If you haven't registered for the 14th Global Congress on Process Safety in Orlando yet, what are you waiting for?! And if you HAVE already registered and are going, please consider coming out in time to take advantage of some great conference prices on short courses on the 22nd from Process Improvement Institute that will [...]

By | 2018-04-12T22:15:14+00:00 April 12th, 2018|Human Factors, LOPA, Process Safety|0 Comments

The Uses and Users of PHA/HAZOP Results

For your immediate review, please download the latest free resource paper from PII, titled The Uses and Users of PHA/HAZOP Results, co-written by Jeff Thomas and Paul Casarez, PII Principal Engineers and Instructors, and William G. Bridges, PII President and Instructor, and being presented at the 14th Global Congress on Process Safety in Orlando, Florida. [...]

By | 2018-04-06T14:12:59+00:00 April 6th, 2018|HAZOP, IPLs, LOPA, PHA, SIS|0 Comments

Building Competency in Internal PHA /HAZOP Leaders – Lessons Learned in 40 years of Doing So

For your immediate review, please download the latest free resource paper from PII, titled Building Competency in Internal PHA /HAZOP Leaders - Lessons Learned in 40 years of Doing So, written by William G. Bridges, PII President & Instructor, and being presented at the 14th Global Congress on Process Safety in Orlando, Florida. http://www.process-improvement-institute.com/_downloads/Building_Competencies_in_Internal_PHA-HAZOP_Leaders_-_Final.pdf From [...]

By | 2018-04-04T11:37:33+00:00 April 4th, 2018|HAZOP, LOPA, PHA, Process Hazards Analysis, Process Safety, PSM|0 Comments

Understanding IPL Boundaries

For your immediate review, please download the latest free resource paper from PII, titled Understanding IPL Boundaries, written by Arthur M. Dowell, III, P.E. - PII Principal Engineer & Instructor, and being presented at the 14th Global Congress on Process Safety in Orlando, Florida. http://www.process-improvement-institute.com/_downloads/Understanding_IPL_Boundaries_Paper_Dowell_-_Final.pdf From the Abstract: Layer of protection analysis (LOPA) is a [...]

By | 2018-04-02T13:08:27+00:00 April 2nd, 2018|Free Resources, LOPA|0 Comments