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Posts posted in February 2014

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The Enemy Within: the Achilles’ heel of risk management

The Enemy Within: the Achilles’ heel of risk management

One way of cataloguing the diversity of risks faced by any enterprise is by source: internal or external. Classical risk management has for the most part placed primary emphasis on external threats and for good reason: these are the most logical ...

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Standardised confusion of Asset Management standards

Standardised confusion of Asset Management standards

Standards are extremely useful when trying to implement a common approach to a problem. Normally, they encapsulate the industry knowledge under one document and present best practices and how to better handle some of the challenges presented in that ...

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Legislating for Inherent safety in the US: Reflections on the ongoing debate

Legislating for Inherent safety in the US: Reflections on the ongoing debate

There has been a recent public exchange of views between the head of the US Chemical Safety Board (CSB) (Rafael Moure-Eraso) and Cal Dooley (head of the American Chemical Council, an industry trade association). This exchange was precipitated by ...

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Optimising maintenance resources

Optimising maintenance resources

Maintenance strategy is one of the main pillars for sustaining production availability in an oil rig or refinery. In my experience, when developing a RAM (reliability, availability, maintainability) study, the reliability of the system and its ...

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