Safetyhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=1807©2014 Hydrocarbon Processing60SafetyAn examination of three recent accidents in the downstream industryWith these accidents, has refining internationally fallen sub-standard in terms of safety? Such a question is likely best addressed by examining the existing HPI standard.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394997/An-examination-of-three-recent-accidents-in-the-downstream-industry.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTConsider true zero-emission packing for reciprocating compressorsEspecially when handling hydrogen, reciprocating compressors must provide ruggedness, operating flexibility and energy efficiency at pressures up to 3,000 psi (200 bar). http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394995/Consider-true-zero-emission-packing-for-reciprocating-compressors.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTCyber bullies continue to be a menace http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394699/Cyber-bullies-continue-to-be-a-menace.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTDesign a safe hazardous materials warehouseThe safe warehousing of hazardous chemicals is a design challenge in chemical and petrochemical projects. A methodology is provided for designing a safe warehouse, and a case study shows the high level of analysis and integration required.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394999/Design-a-safe-hazardous-materials-warehouse.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTEnvironmental regulations: How much do they really cost?Processors should instead grasp some understanding of the costs and benefits by asking themselves: “How much will these changes really cost, and what’s in it for me?” http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394969/Environmental-regulations-How-much-do-they-really-cost.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTHeater training improves safety and operationshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394952/Heater-training-improves-safety-and-operations.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTHP Innovationshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394751/HP-Innovations.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTHP Newshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394706/HP-News.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTIs your plant vulnerable to a brittle fracture?http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3395041/Is-your-plant-vulnerable-to-a-brittle-fracture.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTIt is easier to sit on the couch than go exercisehttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394746/It-is-easier-to-sit-on-the-couch-than-go-exercise.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTWanted: Future leadershttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394701/Wanted-Future-leaders.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTCase history: Hurdles in dismantling a vintage ammonia planthttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3384701/Case-history-Hurdles-in-dismantling-a-vintage-ammonia-plant.htmlWed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTChallenges for process data and control systemshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3384634/Challenges-for-process-data-and-control-systems.htmlWed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTConsider technology-based specialized industrial serviceshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3384705/Consider-technology-based-specialized-industrial-services.htmlWed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTHP Innovationshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3384674/HP-Innovations.htmlWed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTImprove safety and performance: Abnormal Situation Management Consortium celebrates 20 yearshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3384710/Improve-safety-and-performance-Abnormal-Situation-Management-Consortium-celebrates-20-years.htmlWed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTMore waves for marine fuelshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3384664/More-waves-for-marine-fuels.htmlWed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTPVC process gets technology and control updatesKBR has formed an alliance to sell the exclusive license for JNC Corp.’s PVC process technology, which it inherited from CHISSO Corp.’s business, a pioneer in the Japanese chemical industry.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3384686/PVC-process-gets-technology-and-control-updates.htmlWed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT