FIRE SAFETY ENGINEERING DESIGN
PROCESS SAFETY / SEVESO
EMERGENCY PLANNING
CRISIS MANAGEMENT
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Process Safety Consultancy Services

Cantwell Keogh & Associates provide the following process safety consultancy services:

  • HAZOP
    HAZOP team leading, HAZOP training courses, Audits of HAZOP systems. Computer controlled HAZOP (CHazop). Techniques for assessment of major projects.

  • Seveso III (COMAH)
    Development of MAPP, Safety Reports, and Emergency Plans to comply with the requirements of the Seveso III (COMAH) directive in Ireland and the UK. Land Use Planning Assessments. QRA for COMAH Land Use Planning purposes. Audit and review of MAPP, Safety Reports etc. Cantwell Keogh & Associates have being providing Seveso consultancy services in Ireland since 1997.

  • Industrial Electrostatic Hazards
    Electrostatic hazard audits and surveys. Incident investigation. Electrostatic measurements.

  • Process Safety Reviews
    Review of chemical processes for potential reaction and processing hazards and recommendations for safe operation. Advice on reaction hazard testing. Initial assessment of new processes. Assistance with the development of protection measures.

  • Pressure Relief System Design
    Worst case scenario determination and design of pressure relief devices based on DIERS. Design or assessment for fire engulfment, low pressure storage tanks etc. Relief header treatment system design. Building relief.

  • Frequency Analysis / Quantitative Risk Assessment of Major Hazards
    Numerical analysis of incident frequencies. Fault tree analysis, Event Tree Analysis, Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA), Quantitative Risk Assessment e.g. Individual Risk calculations.

  • SIL Determination, Analysis
    Risk analysis to calculate Safety Integrity Level (SIL) and Probability of Failure on Demand (PFD) calculations for safety Instrumented Systems. Audits of SIS systems.

  • Dust Explosion Hazards
    Assessment of dust explosion hazards in powder handling plant (mills, dryers etc),and recommendations for safe operation. Design / specification of dust explosion prevention and protection systems.

  • Process Safety Management Systems
    Development of Process Safety Management systems. Independent Auditing and review of safety management systems.

  • Consequence Modelling
    Consequence modelling of vapour cloud explosions, confined explosions, detonation of high explosives. Modelling of thermal radiation from BLEVE’s, pool fires, jet flames. Dispersion modelling of toxic and flammable releases.

  • Electrical Area Classification / ATEX Directive

  • Permit Systems
    Review / development of Permit to Work Systems.

  • Warehouse Safety Studies