2018 Symposium Program

2018 INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM Beyond Regulatory Compliance, Making Safety Second Nature October 23-25, 2018 Hilton College Station Conference Center

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 23         7:30AM -8:00AM – Registration & Continental Breakfast

Oakwood

8:00AM

The Frank P. Lees Memorial Lecture

8:45AM

Presentation of Trevor Kletz Merit Award, Harry West Service Award, & Lamiya Zahin Memorial Safety Scholarship – Dr. Sam Mannan, MKOPSC

9:20-9:30 AM

Symposium Program Announcements

         9:30AM           Break and Exhibit Hall – Ballroom

 

Track I

Track II

Track III

Track IV

Rooms

 Oakwood
 North/South 40
Brazos
 Mockingbird

 

Chairs:

Chairs:

Chairs: 

Chairs:

 

Competency

PMS1

SIS/SIL/LOPA

PSKE1

10:00AM

Process Safety Academy (PSA) for first line supervisors – Al-Subait, Hesham K., SABIC

Advanced Fire Integrity Analysis and PFP Optimization Method for Petrochemical Facilities- Akinci, Necip Onder, Atkins

Safety Instrumented System for achieving Process Safety, – Aglave, Amit K,Fluor Daniel India Pvt Ltd

Use Process Historian Data to Understand and Assure Barriers, – Downes, A.M. Tony,Honeywell Performance Materials and Technologies

10:30AM

What to Do if PSM/HSE Performance Flattens Out? How to Resume Your Drive to ZERO, – Arendt, Steve,ABS

Process Safety Time Analysis for Upstream Facilities,- Beharrysingh, Anupa, Fluor

Integration of Control Systems: A Focus on Safety, – Buchmann, Mark, Wood Group Mustang

Improving the quality of undergraduate and company interactions in process safety,- Kerin, Trish, IChemE Safety Centre

 11:00AM

Today’s Case for Competence, – DePass, Drew,Training & Development Systems, Inc.(TDS)

Hazard Analysis Study on Vehicle Impact Inside a Chemical Plant,- Tseng, Jaime,Formosa

Lessons Learned from the Aviation Industry, – Alkhawaldeh, Ammar,BASF

Systems-focussed risk and process safety education, – Cameron, Ian, The University Of Queensland School Of Chemical Enineering

         11:30PM           Lunch and Exhibit Hall – Ballroom

 

Offshore

Operational Excellence

Consequence Analysis

Incident Analysis/Case Histories

 12:45PM 

Estimating Time to Heat Equilibrium in BOP Pressure Testing, – Kleiner, Elaine,Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement, DOI

Achieving operational excellence by a robust sustainable safety (process and people) program,- Israni, Chris,ERM

The Importance of Properly Determining Consequences of Process Safety Incidents, – Schmidt, Rhonda,Phillips 66

A Lesson Learned from Ethylene Oxide Reactors’ Fire Incident
in Ethylene Glycol Plant, – Hsueh, Kevin S. H., Formosa Industrial Complex 

 1:15PM 

On Telling the Whole Story: Operator Task Performances and Physiological Costs during Complex and
Critical Offshore Drilling,- Mehta, Ranjana K., Dept of Industrial & Systems Engineering-TAMU

Acting on Information from Small Incidents and Near Misses,-Munsil, Mike, PSRG

PHA Guidance for
Correlating H2S Concentrations in Process Streams to Severity
of Adverse Health Outcomes in the Event of a Leak, – Bertelsmann, Anne,Marathon Petroleum

A refreshing take: analysing accident scenarios through causal network topology metrics, – Pasman, Hans J., Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center

1:45PM

Common Bow Tie Errors and How the CCPS Concept Book Rectifies, – Norman, Tatiana,DNV GL

Assessing Operational Excellence, – Sutton, Ian,Sutton Technical Books

Evaluating the Transient Radiant Heat Flux Impacts to Occupied Buildings, – Marx, Jeffrey D, Quest Consultants Inc.

Case Studies: Lessons Learned
Assessment and Analysis of Fuel Storage Terminal Explosion: Consequences and challenges ahead, – Sharma, Ravi K., Indian Institute of Technology Centre for Excellence in Disaster Mitigation and Management

         2:15PM            Break and Exhibit Hall (* Door prizes at 3:00pm)- Ballroom

 

Human Factors 1

Security

NexGen

Energetic Processes

 3:15PM

Measuring expertise acquisition with virtual industrial tasks – Implications for procedure design and use, – Neville, Timothy J., Texas A&M University Department of Environmental and Occupational Health,
Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center, Texas A&M University

Cyber Security Consideration in Process Hazard Analysis, – Cormier, Addie,SIEMENS AG

The Future is Here: Robotic Catalyst Removal,
to the atmosphere – Jansen, Christopher, WorleyParsons Group

High Surface Area Oxidation – Development of an Improved Open Cup ARC Vessel and Validation, – Drake, Brenton L.,The Dow Chemical Company

 4:00PM

A practical approach to human error – Wingate, Kyle, Lloyd’s Register

Addressing the Security Requirements in Functional Safety Standard IEC 61511-1:2016, – Cusimano, John,aeSolutions

Connecting Process Safety and the Dynamic Frontline,- Jones, Simon,Petrotechnics

Thermal Analysis and Characterization of Polystyrene Initiated by Benzoyl Peroxide, – Mao, Xin,Nanjing Tech University, College of Safety Science and Engineering

 4:30PM

Process Safety Fundamentals – Making Process Safety ‘Real’ in the Field, – McVinnie, Graham,Shell Exploration & Production Company

Facility Security – Are you Ready, – Efaw, Bill, DOW

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Oxidation of Solids and Organics absorbed on Solids – High Surface Area Oxidation – Thomas, J. Kelly, Baker Engineering and Risk Consultants, Inc

     5:00-7:00PM      Cocktail Reception (Door Prizes at 5:45PM) – Ballroom

     5:30-7:30PM      Poster Session – Inside Ballroom

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24         7:30AM -8:00AM – Continental Breakfast

Oakwood 8:00AM 

Genserik Reniers, Delft Universtiy of Technology

8:45 AM

Symposium Program Announcements

        9:00 AM          Break and Exhibit Hall – Ballroom

 

Track I

Track II

Track III

Track IV

Rooms

 Oakwood
 North/South 40
Brazos
 Mockingbird

 

Chairs:

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Risk

NaTech

Mitigation

Dust

9:45AM

Quantitative Risk Calculations for a U.S. DOT
Natural Gas Pipeline Using Population Classifications, – Cornwell, John B., Quest Consultants Inc.

Team Cognition for Coordinated Decision-Making during Hurricane Harvey: A Case Study from Interviews with Responding Commanders, – Moon, Jukrin, Texas A&M University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering and Department of Environmental and Occupational Health

Experimental research on the decontamination effect of aqueous solutions containing organic acids on the release of ammonia within confined space, – Pan, Xuhai, Nanjing Tech University, College of Safety Science and Engineering, Nanjing

Combustible-Dust Flash Fires: Flame Resistant Clothing, – Purgh, Richard, Chilworth Technology, Inc./Dekra Process Safety

10:15AM

Managing the Risk of Organizational Incidents, – Dickson, Brian, University of Strathclyde

Assessment and Mitigation of Natech events caused by floods, – Vivarelli, Simone, University of Bologna LISES – DICAM,

Numerical Modelling for Effect of Water Curtain in Mitigating Toxic Gas Release, – Seok Min, Dong Ajou University Department of Environmental and safety Engineering, Korea

Experimental and Computational Study of the Dispersion and Combustion of Wheat Starch and Carbon-Black Particles during the Standard 20L Sphere Test, – Paula Pico and Serrano, Jose,Universidad de los Andes

10:45AM

The development of a process safety mgmt program at Micron Technology, – Westmoreland, Don, Micron

CCP game: A Game Theoretical Model for Improving the Scheduling of Chemical Cluster Patrolling, – Zhang, Laobing, Safety and Security Science Group Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management, TUDelft

Flammable exhaust mgmt- methods for analysis and control, – Swann, Leslie, Micron

A Risk-based Dust Hazard Analysis (DHA), – Zhao, Fuman,PSRG, Inc.

11:15AM

Risk Based Inspection   What Huntsman has learned in 10 years, –Scott Develle, Huntsman

        11:45AM            Lunch and Exhibit Hall- Ballroom

 

Sil/Sis/Lopa 2

PMS 2

Human Factors 2

PSKE 2

12:45PM

Considering Multiple Initiating Events in a LOPA- – Chastain-Knight, Denise, Exida  

Evergreening – Managing risk in the face of constant change, Ferriera, Alysson,SIEMENS AG

Integrating Human Factors Concepts into Improving Risk Management and Safety Performance, – Grossweiler, Philip,M&H Energy Services 

Developing Safety Culture in an Undergraduate Chemical Process Safety Course, – Murhammer, David W., The University of Iowa -Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering 

1:15PM

Evolutionary Themes from ISA 84 to ISA 61511, – Roche, Eloise, SIS-TECH Solutions, LP

 

Inherent Safer Design for Chemical Process of 1,4-dioldiacetate-2-butene Oxidized by Ozone, – Hua, Min, Nanjing Tech University College of Safety Science and Engineering, Nanjing Tech University

Procedural Performance: Possible Costs of Time Pressure, Shift Change, and Task Complexity, –Peres, S. Camille,Texas A&M UniversityErgonomics Center, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health

Evaluating learning of process safety among engineering students, – Fatma Ali, Nina, Melbourne School of Engineering Department of Chemical Engineering,

1:45PM

SIS/LOPA Applications, – Gopalaswami, Nirupama-Honeywell Performance Materials and Technologies

Deficiencies Frequently Encountered in the Promotion of Process Safety Information, – Liaw, Horng-Jang, National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology -Department of Safety, Health, and Environmental Engineering

Human Factors—Huntsman’s Approach, – Andy Lenham and John Baldree, Huntsman

Flipping the assessment model: Teaching and assessing ‘things that matter, – Liburne, Christopher,UQ R!SK Research Group School of Chemical Engineering

         2:15PM            Break and Exhibit Hall (*Door Prizes at 2:30PM)- Ballroom

 

Vapour Cloud Explosions

Facility Siting  

OESI

Reactive Chemicals

3:00PM

Successful Implementation of Hazards and Effects Management System in Capital Project, – Narayanan, Divya, Shell International Exploration & Production, Inc.

Distinguishing Offshore Drilling Safety Improvement Through Engineered New Technologies versus Mandates & BAST – MPD Example,- Pilko, Robert M.,Blade Energy Partners

Transient Large-Scale Chlorine Releases in the Jack Rabbit II Field Tests: Estimates of the Airborne Mass Rate for Atmospheric Dispersion Modeling, – Spicer, Tom,University of Arkansas

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3:30PM

Sizing Rupture Disk Vent Line Systems for High-velocity Gas Flows, – Mutegi, Mondie K.,CSE-Institute

Reducing Incidents by Strengthening the Human Barriers, – Baldwin, Evelyn, MAERSK Training

An intelligent video fire detection approach based on object detection technology, – Wu, Hao, Tsinghua University State Key Laboratory of Chemical Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering, , Beijing

4:00PM

Development of a Company-Specific Consequence Severity Model to Improve Efficiency and Consistency in PHAs, – Santo, Rich,AcuTech Consulting Group

Dropped Object Risk Assessment for Fixed Offshore Platforms, – Sari, Ali,Omega Advanced Engineering and Risk Consulting

4:30PM

Engineering Ethics Session (1 hr) – Brazos Room

 6:30PM

Symposium Banquet at Traditions Club- (Ticketed Event)

Buses arrive at 6:00 at the Fountain Entrance

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25        7:30AM -8:00AM – Continental Breakfast

Oakwood 8:00AM 

Keynote Lecture – .

8:45 AM

Symposium Program Announcements

        9:00AM           Break and Exhibit Hall

 

Track I

Track II

Track III

Track IV

Rooms

 Oakwood
 North/South 40
Brazos
 Mockingbird

 

Chairs:

Chairs:

Chairs: 

Chairs:

 

PMS 3

Consequence Analysis 3

10:00AM

Multi-level hazard identification and representation via knowledge based systems, – Németh, Erzsébet, The University of Queensland -School of Chemical Engineering

Hazard Mapping Case Study on a Compressor House, – Pittman, William,Micropack Detection

 

10:30AM

After the HAZOP, – Kiihne, Greg,Process Safety Expert Services

Enclosed Process Bay Vented Blast Loads and Impacts on Near-by Occupied Buildings, – Whitney, Mark, ABS Consulting
Advanced Engineering Division 

11:00AM

Process Management for Safety Excellence, – Ramaswamy, CV,Shell International Exploration & Production, Inc.

Compensation and Implementation of Constant Head Chamber Used for Steam Drum Level Measurement, – Zhong, Lianwei,Chevron Phillips LLP

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11:30AM

The Application of Bowties for a Robust PSM Program, – Pierce, Marisa, DNV,GL

Development of Empirical Method to Calculate Natural Gas Pipelines Rupture Exposure Radius, – Aloqaily, Arafat,tAramco

      12:00 Noon – Close (Lunch Boxes available)