When the Only Things Consistent About Your PHAs Are Inconsistencies

    Inconsistent Process Hazard Analyses cost money, reduce operability, and can have a negative impact on safety culture. Join Patrick Fisher, a Chemical Engineer at Provenance Consulting, in an informative webinar that will allow you to understand the causes and the consequences of inconsistencies in Process Hazard Analyses and in Layers of Protection Analyses. This free, live webinar hosted by AIChE […]

2015 Winter Newsletter

Please find attached the Provenance Consulting 2015 Winter Newsletter.  We hope you all enjoy reading it.  Thanks to everyone who made this newsletter possible. Merry Christmas! 2015 Winter Newsletter  

2015 MKOPSC Symposium.

Provenance Consulting is pleased to report that the Mary Kay O’Connor 2015 International Symposium was a success once again! As always, we had the opportunity to meet peers from around the world, experts in the field, and specialists on a variety of process safety management (PSM) topics.  The two and a half day event featured […]

How PSM Programs of the Past Should Shape a Better PSM Future

Process Safety Management (PSM) has been the “law of the land” for over 20 years. While it may be perceived differently by different parts of an organization, one aspect of PSM is almost universally agreed on: If we had to do it over again, we would approach PSM implementation and practice differently. Join Patrick Nonhof, […]

2015 MKOPSC Symposium

Provenance Consulting is excited to share our involvement next week at the 2015 Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center International Symposium in College Station, Texas. We look forward to this event every year, and meeting professionals that are as passionate about Process Safety as us. Like always, you can expect this symposium to have experts […]

2015 Fall Newsletter

Back by popular demand…the Provenance Newsletter is back.  Check out what’s going on with the people of Provenance. The next newsletter will publish at the end of this year, so keep on sending us your articles. 2015 Fall Newsletter

AIChE’s 2015 Spring Meeting and 11th Global Congress on Process Safety

Provenance Consulting is excited to share our involvement next week at AIChE’s Global Congress on Process Safety in Austin, TX. Provenance will be giving four presentations at the conference and will also be at booth #420 in the exhibit area – so please stop by and see us! Below is a brief summary of each […]

Overpressure Protection and the Relation to Regulations, Codes, and Standards

Most professionals in the industry understand the fundamental importance of overpressure protection and the basics of pressure relief valves. However, many cannot dedicate the time to understand the history or intricacies of overpressure protection implementation. For instance, what can we consider to be a “relief device” and where do we look to be certain? Join Justin […]

Selected Pressure Relief Systems Heuristics Live Webinar

Please join Provenance on Wednesday, 27 August 2014 at 1:00pm CST for our last AIChE-hosted webinar of 2014! As an extension to the January relief systems presentation, this webinar will highlight heuristics for a few common overpressure scenarios including blocked pump outlet, low-pressure vent piping losses, fire relief, and more. Estimating relief loads for pressure […]

How Process Engineers are Impacted by Mechanical Integrity

Process Engineers are instrumental to the design, production, and safe operation of oil, gas and petrochemical facilities. Of equal criticality is the Mechanical Integrity department, which helps contribute to the continuing availability and safe operation of the equipment residing in the facility. Although these functions are often viewed as separate and distinct activities, there are […]