Posts Tagged ‘offshore platforms’

SEMS II: does the BSEE go far enough to eliminate human error as a safety concern?

SEMS II: does the BSEE go far enough to eliminate human error as a safety concern?

How can we best prevent accidents on start-ups and shut-downs

The proposed changes to the BSEE’s SEMS (Safety and Environmental Management System) summed up in the new SEMS II rule have been a major topic of discussion in the US offshore industry. As a response to the oil spills and accidents that have occurred in recent history, the new revisions show a determination of the American Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) to change the culture of the offshore oil and gas industry for the better.

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SABIC Europe uses Power Wrench to save time and effort

SABIC Europe uses Power Wrench to save time and effort

SABIC Europe, the major plastics, chemicals and innovative plastics producer, has been using the Netherlocks Power Wrench as an effective and efficient alternative to multiple actuators for operating its hand wheel valves. Netherlocks and Sabic have also cooperated to produce a video about how it can be used to save time, effort and cost.

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Netherlocks develops remote operation for FAITH PST system

Netherlocks develops remote operation for FAITH PST system

Designed in response to customer demand, Netherlocks has developed the facility for entirely remote operation of our FAITH Partial Stroke Test (PST) system for ESD and HIPPS (Emergency Shut Down and High Integrity Pressure Protection System) valves.

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