Safety & Loss Prevention Special Interest Group
Safety at the heart of the process

Events 2017

Date: 11 January 2017
Location: Webinar
Description: The webinar will set out the key elements that form the foundation for determining what is deemed safe in the context of Safety Instrumented System (SIS) in order to judge 'How Safe is Safe Enough?'. This 60 minute webinar from IChemE's Process Management & Control and Safety & Loss Prevention Special Interest Groups is free of charge and open to all.
Date: 12 January 2017
Location: Webinar
Description: An overview of the manufacture of pharmaceutical solid dosage forms which is covered by 2 separate webinars. This 60 minute webinar is free-of-charge and open to all.
Date: 23 February 2017
Location: Webinar
Description: The webinar will focus on the advantages and disadvantages of using peer assessment (PA) as a formative and summative tool. The first part of the webinar will address the peer marking of individual homework tasks while the second part will discuss the use of PA tools to split laboratory group report grades into individual weighted grades.
Date: 17 March 2017
Location: Webinar
Description: SigmaPipe is a free, easy-to-use Windows software package for all engineers. It deals with pipe flow by combining conventional (plug flow) engineering calculations with 3D object programming in a video game-like environment. It allows time-poor engineers to solve problems such as orifice critical flow, valve characteristics and flow achievable with a given pump-line combination almost effortlessly. This webinar will provide a general introduction and software demonstration for those who would like to know more.
Date: 11 May 2017
Location: England
Description: The AGM of the Safety & Loss Prevention SIG will take place during the Hazards 27 Conference.
Date: 16 May 2017
Location: Malaysia
Description: Evening meeting in Kuala Lumpur, with presentation by M Azmi M Noor (Kebabangan Petroleum Operating Company), organised by IChemE's Oil and Natural Gas Special Interest Group (SONG) and Safety and Loss Prevention Special Interest Group (S&LP) in Malaysia.
Date: 20 June 2017
Location: Webinar
Description: PID loops are a fundamental automation layer of almost all types of industrial production facilities. These PID loops need to be well-tuned so that they can operate optimally, especially in scenarios where several of these PID loops interact with each other.
Date: 06 July 2017
Location: Webinar
Description: A review has been carried out of 100 major losses in the onshore oil, gas and petrochemical industries over the past 20 years. The original intention of this study was to analyse common causes of major losses in a way that could be of practical use to insurance risk engineers. However, given the energy insurance industries is in a unique position in that is has experience and detailed knowledge of many industry losses that are not widely reported on in public, this study is of value to those working in the oil, gas and petrochemical industries who are looking for lessons learned opportunities to assist in their own or client risk management programmes.
Date: 19 October 2017
Location: England
Description: The process safety forum is designed to promote and increase awareness of process safety in the chemical processing industry. It will provide a platform for speakers to share their experience, underline the key risks that we face, highlight the importance of correct implementation of process safety and educate local businesses how to comply with relevant standards and good industry practise to meet full compliance.
Date: 05 December 2017
Location: England
Description: A free evening event around the topic of Inherent Safety.
Date: 05 December 2017
Location: Singapore
Description: Evening meeting in Singapore with presentation by Dr Issam Mukhtar (Schneider Electric). Organised by IChemE's Safety and Loss Prevention Special Interest Group. This event is free to all.
Date: 07 December 2017
Location: England
Description: ICE in association with IChemE present a free lecture on natural hazards.

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