Tuesday, April 8, 2008: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
Rooms 393-394 (New Orleans Convention Center)

Topical 2: The 20th Ethylene Producersí Conference (T2)

#87 - Ethylene Plant Safety Paper Session (T2001)
Papers dealing with past safety events in ethylene plants and other subjects relative to safe operations of ethylene plants will be presented.
Chair:David Gent
CoChair:Jack Tindel
8:00 AMWelcoming Remarks
8:05 AMReflections on 20 years of EPC Safety
8:15 AMManagement of Hazards Associated with Location of Process Plant Portable Buildings
Mark Whitney, William Erny
8:40 AMGuidelines for Controlling Catastrophic Releases by Means of Remotely Actuated Valves
Jan Windhorst
9:05 AMEmergency Isolation System at Basf/fina Petrochemicals Port Arthur Olefins Plant
Johnathan Weatherly, John Lycan
9:30 AMBreak
9:55 AMUnexpected Fire at Dupont While Preparing to Feed Check Furnace
Robert Kelcher
10:20 AMAutomated Switch-Over Between Transfer-Line Valve & Decoke Valves
Robert Clauss
10:45 AMHazardous Flue Gas Mixtures in Furnaces Due to Fuel-Rich Combustion
Andrew Hawryluk
11:10 AMConcluding Remarks

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