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MELTRIC’s upgraded Zone 2 DS200 is the company’s latest addition to its expanded line of Hazardous Location plugs and receptacles Read more

New Products & Services

Royal Dutch Shell said a strike over wages was having a significant impact at its 400,000 barrel per day Pernis oil refinery and the Moerdijk petrochemical plant. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

The Senate Select Committee on Texas Ports held a legislative hearing regarding the fire at the ITC storage facility in Deer Park, Texas. The Committee heard invited testimony from state and local officials and emergency responders. Read more

Offshore & Marine

KMCO ordered to cease all operations and not resume operations at the until a Fire and Life Safety Inspection is completed by the Harris County Fire Marshal's Office. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Having the right expertise and capabilities is what makes CEDA an industry expert when it comes to responding to emergency situations with its pigging and decoking services. Read more

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In a perfect world, we would all work in weather-controlled environments where heat wouldn't be a factor and comfort could be maximized. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

CFMO will continue investigation efforts into the origin and cause of the fire and continue to work with KMCO, local, state and federal partners. Read more

Emergency Response

Are you showing your top clients around your state-of-the-art premises and giving them uncomfortable safety shoes to wear or safety shoes that have already been worn? What happens to your reputation? Read more

Training & Human Resources

As part of its main sustainability initiatives, CPChem is among the founding members of a new, unprecedented consortium of nearly 30 top global companies, the Alliance to End Plastic Waste. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

BIC Magazine recently held a special roundtable discussion with some of the industry's leading safety experts. This Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Over the past 20 years, opioid misuse has become a common problem in American society that has permeated our industry. In 2016, there were over 42,000 opioid deaths, surpassing automobile accidents in total annual deaths. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

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With the first quarter of 2019 already behind us, it's a priority for employers to make sure their substance abuse testing programs are compliant with state laws and federal regulations, especially those regulated by the Department of Transportation. Read more

Training & Human Resources

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U.S. investigators hope this week for the first time to enter the site of a massive fuel fire and chemical spill outside Houston to begin the hunt for a cause and to determine whether the operator followed safety regulations. Read more

Emergency Response

"Ask DISA" is an all-new monthly column that gives employers an opportunity to ask the employee screening questions they need answered. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

The mission of DROPS is to "influence the implementation of sustainable best practices and encourage industry alignment through collaboration in order to protect our workforce and interests from harm through the elimination of dropped objects" Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

With the advent of the smartphone era has come a troubling uptick in one of the most preventable causes of injury and death in the developed world: distracted driving. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

In a presentation titled "Recognizing the Direct Effect a Reliability Program Has on an Efficient Process Safety Program" at the 9th Annual Chem/Petrochem and Refining Asset Reliability Conference held recently in Houston. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Ships traveling in the Houston Ship Channel through the spill area are limited to one-way traffic but tows are moving two-way, reported West Gulf Maritime Association. Read more

Offshore & Marine

Royal Dutch Shell Plc became the first major oil and gas company to announce plans to leave a leading U.S. refining lobby due to disagreement on climate policies, citing its support for the goals of the Paris climate agreement. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

A fire that broke out at the KMCO LLC facility in Crosby, Texas, has resulted in the death of one individual and two other people being flown to a nearby hospital by helicopter Tuesday. Read more

Emergency Response

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