Petroleum Refining

Services Offered:

Kazarians Logo Icon WHTProcess Hazard Analysis (PHA)/HAZOP

Kazarians Logo Icon WHTHierarchy of Controls Analysis (HCA)

Kazarians Logo Icon WHTLayer of Protection Analysis (LOPA)

Kazarians Logo Icon WHTSIL Assignment

Kazarians Logo Icon WHTManagement of Change (MOC) Support

Kazarians Logo Icon WHTOffsite Consequence Analysis (OCA)/Dispersion Modeling

Kazarians Logo Icon WHTTraining

Kazarians Logo Icon WHTProcess Safety Compliance Audit

Kazarians Logo Icon WHTCompliance with General Safety Regulations

Kazarians Logo Icon WHTInjury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP)

Kazarians Logo Icon WHTAccident and Incident Investigation

Kazarians Logo Icon WHTEmergency Response Plan/Action Plan

Experience:

  • Facilitated HAZOP and LOPA studies of every process unit of a large oil refinery.
  • Performed fire and explosion analyses for a wide range of hydrocarbons, including propane and butane, in oil refinery facility settings. The analyses addressed BLEVE, fire ball, pool fire, flame jet, unconfined vapor cloud explosion, and flame flashback.
  • Performed triennial PSM/RMP compliance audits of petroleum refineries.
  • Assisted in a root cause analysis of a refinery incident that led to a hydrocarbon spill and the release of trace amounts of toxic gases.