Agarwal, A.

Bechtel India Pvt Ltd., Gurgaon, India

Animesh Agarwal is a Process Safety Engineer with Bechtel India. He has 6 yr of experience in petroleum refining, petrochemicals, front-end and detailed design. He holds a BE degree in chemical engineering from Thapar University, Patiala, India.

Fit-for-purpose fireproofing envelopes

Biradar, B., Agarwal, A., Bechtel India Pvt Ltd.

Although widely used, the term “fireproofing” is misleading as almost nothing can be made totally safe from the effects of fire. Fireproofing refers to the systematic process (including materials and the application of materials) that provides a degree of fire resistance for protected support structures.