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10th Chem/Petrochem & Refinery Shutdowns & Turnarounds

Completing Lean, Cost Effecting Outages through Optimized Apprcoahes to Inspections, Capital Project Integration, and Workforce Safety

31 Jul-2 Aug 2018
San Antonio, TX, United States of America

Why You Should Attend

10th Chem/Petrochem & Refinery Shutdowns & Turnarounds

Maximize asset and human performance throughout the entire outage process. This end-user driven event will enable you to achieve a successfully executed turnaround through optimal scope management, planning and scheduling, budget forecasting, cost tracking, and workforce labor quality.

For the last 8 years, this annual conference has been one of the most anticipated STO meetings in the industry, bringing together Professionals & Plant Managers to discuss key fundamentals for achieving the utmost efficient shutdown /turnaround operation. The conference provides attendees with proven solutions in timely maintenance planning/scheduling and improving communication between O&M.


Key Topics

  • Define, Document and Control Scope to Stay on Track and Filter in Discovery Work
  • Establish TAR Excellence through Refined Inspection Procedures and Lean Tools to Prepare and Manage an Effective Shutdown
  • Remain Within a Set Budget to Stay on Track through Minimized Use of Hot Shot Fees and Scope Creep
  • Commit to Safety Throughout the Site by Prioritizing Communication and Aligning All Expectations
  • Develop a Flexible and Adaptable Execution Strategy Based on Historical Analysis and Forecasting
  • Previous Attendees Include

    BASF Corporation, Chevron Phillips Chemical Co, ConocoPhillips, BP, Luminant, The Dow Chemical Company, DYNO Nobel, Ashland Inc., Ergon Refining Inc., ExxonMobil, Flint Hills Resources, Georgia Gulf Chemicals, Honeywell, Huntsman Corporation, Axiall Corporation, Husky Energy, INVISTA, Lubrizol Corporation, Westlake Petrochemicals, Dow Corning, Marathon Petroleum, North Atlantic Refining Ltd., Shell Upgrader, Tesoro Petroleum, Americas Styrenics, Valero, Petrotechnics USA, NiSource, Syncrude Canada LTD, United Refining, Air Liquide, NOVA Chemicals, Vertex Refining, Eastman Chemical Company, Koch Industries, Praxair, We Energies, and others!

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    Practical Insights From


    Whiting Refinery, BP

    Addivant, Bay Minette Plant

    Phillips 66

    Geismar, Honeywell


    Axiall, a Westlake Company

    Suncor Energy Inc. U.S.A.

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • "I personally enjoyed all presentations and speakers. I had an opportunity to meet new people and new ideas." - Axlall, A Westlake Company
    • "I like the intercation and networking with everyone. Sharing work problems and best practices." - Eastman Chemical
    • "Enjoyed networking with different vendors at show. Have potential new contractors to deliver work to our plants." - INVISTA
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    Event Contact

    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    Angelica Anselmo

    455 North CityFront Plaza Drive
    9th Floor NBC Tower
    Chicago, IL, 60611

    Fax: 312-894-6304