Papers in English



Apr, 2014

Risk Assessment Challenges to 20:20 Vision

Presented at American Institute of Chemical Engineers 2014 Spring Meeting 10 Global Congress on Process Safety poster session, New Orleans, LA, April 2, 2014.

Risk Assessment Challenges to 20-20 Vision



Apr, 2014

Tracking Instrumentation and Controls Reliability

Presented at American Institute of Chemical Engineers 2014 Spring Meeting 10 Global Congress on Process Safety poster session, New Orleans, LA, April 2, 2014.

Link for Tracking Instrumentation and Controls Reliability download



Jul, 2013

Safety controls, alarms, and interlocks as IPLs

Presented at American Institute of Chemical Engineers 2013 Spring Meeting 9th Global Congress on Process Safety, San Antonio, Texas, April 19, 2013.

Complete SCAI



Sep, 2012

Automate tank overfill protection: Latest safety standards

SIS-Tech Article publishd in BIC Magazine September 2012.  Written by Angela Summers and William Hearn, “Automate tank overfill protection: Latest safety standards”.

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Aug, 2012

Working Under Pressure

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(How do you manage pressure hazards?)

Presented at AIChE 8th Global Congress on Process Safety, and at Texas Chemistry Council 25th Annual Environmental, Health & Safety Seminar



Feb, 2012

Distributed Safety Instrumented Systems

Published as “Centralized or Distributed process safety” in InTech.  November/December 2011

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Nov, 2011

Don’t Fall for Safety System Myths

Published as “Kiss Off Safety System Myths” in Chemical Processing November 2011.

 

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Aug, 2011

Mechanical Integrity for Instrumentation and Controls

Presented at CCPS Latin American Process Safety Conference and Expo, Poster Session, Buenos Aires, Argentina, August 8-10, 2011

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Aug, 2011

Risk Criteria, Protection Layers, and Conditional Modifiers

Presented under the title of “The Interrelationship of Risk Criteria and Conditional Modifiers” at AIChE 2011 Spring Meeting, 7th Global Congress on Process Safety, March 13-16, 2011.

Presented at 3rd CCPS Latin American Process Safety Conference and Expo, Poster Session, Buenos Aires, Argentina, August 8-10, 2011

Presented at 2011 Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center Symposium, College Station, TX. October 25-27, 2011.

 

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May, 2011

Deep Frying Turkey Analysis

Right click THIS link and choose the “Save Link As” option to download this PowerPoint presentation. For those of you using Internet Explorer make sure that in the Save As dialog box you change the file extension to .pptx and not .zip that it wants to default to and then download.