Lessons from Grangemouth: A Case History

  1. Center for Chemical Process Safety
  1. Michael P. Broadribb1,
  2. William H. Ralph2 and
  3. Neil Macnaughton3

Published Online: 25 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470924839.ch20

Emergency Planning Preparedness, Prevention & Response

Emergency Planning Preparedness, Prevention & Response

How to Cite

Center for Chemical Process Safety (2005) Lessons from Grangemouth: A Case History, in Emergency Planning Preparedness, Prevention & Response, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470924839.ch20

Author Information

  1. 1

    Senior Consultant, Process Safety, BP America Production Company, Houston, Texas

  2. 2

    Manager, Process Safety Management, BP South Houston Complex, Texas City, Texas

  3. 3

    PSM Specialist, BP Grangemouth Complex, Grangemouth, Scotland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 4 APR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780816909544

Online ISBN: 9780470924839

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Keywords:

  • system improvements;
  • fault tree analysis;
  • thermal oxidizers;
  • sulfur recovery complex;
  • hydrocarbons

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Incidents

  • Company Response

  • Complex-Wide Lessons Learned

  • Follow-Up Actions

  • Key Lessons for Industry

  • Wider Messages for Industry

  • Conclusions