05 February 2016, 12 PM, SHELL Technology Center, Bangalore
With recent highly publicized accidents in the oil industry and the continuing concerns about its public image, process safety remains a subject of great interest in the industry. But are we doing enough? Is the oil industry paying too much attention to statistics on lost time injuries, and has perhaps not given enough sustained focus on process safety, thus obscuring the big picture?
This presentation outlines some case histories of major accidents. It discusses the industry's efforts to develop performance indicators for process safety and on going efforts to promote it
Hisham Saadawi is a consultant at Ringstone Petroleum Consultants with more than 35 years of experience in design, construction, startup, operation, and project management of oil and gas processing facilities. He holds a PhD in fluid mechanics and thermodynamics from the University of Manchester and has extensive expertise in process safety.