OESI at 2014 MKOPSC International Symposium

Two half-day tracks that discussed OESI-related topics were held at the Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center’s 2014 International Symposium. These topics are listed below –

  • “Case Study: Laser-based gas detection technology and dispersion modeling used to eliminate false alarms and improve safety performance on Terra Nova FPSO” – Rajat Barua, Senscient; Are Bratteteig, Gexcon; Edward Sharpe and Zona Bath, Suncor Energy
  • “Black Swans are Red Herrings” – Stephen Shaw, ERM
  • “Subsea Blowout Preventers Risk Model” – Mike Crosby, Lloyd’s Register
  • “A Supercritical Pressure BLEVE in Nihon Dempa Kogyo Crystal Inc” – Jiaqi Zhang, MKOPSC
  • “The Use of Bowtie Theory to Develop and Deliver Process Safety Indicators” – Alec Harley, Lockheed Martin
  • “Experimental Study on Propane Jet Fires: Comparison on Geometrical Features between Experiments and Empirical Models” – Yi Liu, MKOPSC
  • “Challenges of Explosion Risk Management in Arctic Environments” – Derek Engel, Gexcon

For more information on 2014 MKOPSC International Symposium, visit http://psc.tamu.edu/symposia/2014-sym