Streamlining the Turnaround Permitting Process

June 18, 2014 1:30pm

Brian Baca
Corporate Turnaround SME
Chevron Phillips Chemical Company

If you’re spending 2 to 3 hours per shift permitting to work or 4 to 6 hours daily for the entire turnaround, that’s valuable time not spent on tools. This session will provide you with some tips and techniques to increase your tool time with a more streamlined permit process:

  • Learn to streamline your process by utilizing a permit to work sign-off board
  • Hear how to identify hazards associated with each work activity and shave off days to your turnaround
  • How to ensure you have more eyes on each activity for increased safety versus one operator issuing permits from a building
  • Utilize your site specific safety standards in conjunction with the sign-off board

KEY TAKEAWAY: Obtain valuable new techniques that will streamline your permitting process resulting in increased tool time