Expert Forums:

Process Safety

Dennis Hendershot is a principal process safety specialist for Chilworth Technology Inc. He spent more than 35 years with Rohm & Haas Co. He has served on a number of subcommittees of AIChE’s Center for Chemical Process Safety, including those for inherently safer design and hazard evaluation techniques. He authored the chapter on inherently safer design in “Guidelines for Engineering Design for Process Safety” and coauthor of “Inherently Safety Chemical Processes: A Life Cycle Approach.” He also gives courses on inherently safer design for the Mary K. O’Connor Process Safety Center at Texas A&M University.

26 Posts in 13 Topics by 2 members
Topic Posts Last Post
Is There a Danger With Water Spray Inside Heat Exchangers? 30 October 2008 2
Enhance your Risk Assessment Skills 28 April 2008 2
Static electricity references 27 June 2007 2
Layering problem in oil storage tanks 25 June 2007 2
Oxygen expolsion cause 25 June 2007 2
PRV design 21 December 2006 2
Color coding for pipes 18 October 2006 2
Handling liquid sulfur trioxide 4 January 2006 2