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Title:
Chemical process safety : learning from case histories
Author:
Sanders, R. E. (Roy E.)
Personal Author:
Edition:
[Second edition].
Publication Information:
Boston : Butterworth-Heinemann, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xiv, 289 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780750670227
Format :
Book

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Central Library TP155.7 .S25 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

The author here draws on his own practical experience to address the problems experienced with the management of change in chemical plants. The text is illustrated with case histories that highlight the undesirable consequences of unwise change.


Table of Contents

Introduction
Good Intentions
Changes Made to Prepare for Maintenance
Modifications Introduced in Maintenance Activity
The One-Minute Modifier: Small Quick Changes in a Plant can Create Bad Memories
Failure to Consult or Understand Specifications
`Imagine if' Modifications and Practical Problem Solving
Programs to Address Aging in Chemical Plants
Properly Managing Change within the Chemical Industry
Sources of Helpful Information when Considering Modifications

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