It seems like instrument maintenance (and maintenance in general) is a bit overlooked when people consider process safety.Even though mechanical integrity is a cornerstone of OSHA’s 1910.119 process safety management (PSM) regulations, maintenance in general does not always play a big part in process hazard analyses (PHA) such as hazard & operability (HAZOP) studies and risk assessments such as layer-of-protection analysis (LOPA), other than failure of process equipment and instrumentation being considered as hazard-initiating causes in the analysis. There may be a guideword or two, but HAZOP and LOPA are scenario-based, whereas maintenance, reliability, and…Full Story
You already know that proper maintenance is the key to maximizing uptime, output and revenue. But how do you equip your maintenance crews for success and drive continuous process improvement in the digital era? Join this webinar to learn how you can achieve significant improvements in OEE with on-time and error-free maintenance by digitizing maintenance procedures and empowering maintenance crews with modern digital tools. During this 60-minute session, two seasoned industry veterans will share their hard-won secrets to world-class maintenance execution. You’ll learn best practices for tightening coordination between operational teams and maintenance crews, increasing maintenance crew member engagement, and empowering your team to truly own their processes. CLICK TITLE ABOVE TO REGISTER.