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9th Annual Chem/Petrochem & Refining Asset Reliability

Transforming Human Assets, Maintenance Techniques, and Tools to Achieve Optimal Productivity and Quality

22-24 Jan 2019
Hotel ICON, Houston, TX, United States of America

Conference Workshop

Modernizing Asset Health Management Strategies by Utilizing New and Available Proactive Techniques

Strategies become ingrained in maintenance programs which cause difficulty for organizations to shift operations to new systems. Companies are apprehensive to revise their processes in fear of change and innovation. Overcoming these concerns will advance operations and prevent additional failures.

Workshop Moderator: Earl Crochet

Company: Director of Engineering and Operational Optimization at Kinder Morgan

Why You Should Attend

9th Annual Chem/Petrochem & Refining Asset Reliability

The 9th Annual Chem, Petrochem & Refining Asset Reliability event will enable you to expand your awareness of solutions and tools used to overcome reliability and asset management challenges, as well as provide you with information essential to improving productivity within your organization. Attendees will acquire proven techniques to administer a sustainable, successful Asset Reliability Program.

Key Topics to be addressed include continuous improvement and training to expedite operations, strategies to evaluating asset health and maintaining reliability, new and emerging tools and techniques, prioritizing capital budgets, best practices for turnaround management and more!

Key Topics

  • Factor in human performance to become a more reliable, leaner organization by learning from events and errors with Flint Hill Resources
  • Streamline interdepartmental collaboration to realize operational efficiency with Dow Chemical Company
  • Improve labor productivity through reinforcement of management processes and measurement techniques with Ascend Performance Materials
  • Overcome challenges due to limited resources by utilizing preventive maintenance tools and technologies to enhance maintenance programs with Petrojam Limited
  • Manage capital investment and develop strategies to sustain reliability within program budgets with Hexion Inc and Braskem
  • Previous Attendees Include

    Air Liquide
    Alfred Conhagen Inc.
    Ascend Performance Materials
    Bradley's Motors
    Chemtrade Logistics
    Dixie Chemical Company
    E.I. Dupont
    Eastman Chemical
    ExxonMobil Chemical
    Formosa Plastic Corp
    Hexion Inc.
    Hydrite Chemicals
    Ineos O&P
    Invista S.a.r.l
    IVC Technologies
    Kraton Chemical LLC
    PCS Nitrogen Trinidad Limited
    Petrojam Ltd
    Praxair Inc.
    PROGNOST Systems Inc
    Reladyne Reliability Services
    Royal Purple
    Stork Technical
    The Chemours Company
    Wacker Chemical Corporation

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    Above all, marcus evans provides clients with business information and knowledge which enables them to sustain a valuable competitive advantage and makes a positive contribution to their success.

    Event Sponsors
    Integra Technologies
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    Prognost Systems Inc.
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    Event Partners

    Practical Insights From

    Tony Barre
    Global Maintenance & Reliability Director, Hydrocarbons & Energy
    Dow Chemical Company

    Earl Crochet
    Director of Engineering and Operational Optimization
    Kinder Morgan

    Kerry Moodie
    Project Manager-Houston Operating Centre
    Atlantic LNG

    F. Lane Benford
    Reliability Manager
    Chemtrade Logistics

    Jimmy Jernigan
    Manager, Global Reliability Process

    Ken Stevens, P.E.
    Director, Mechanical Reliability

    Cindy Gross
    Director of Reliability
    Flint Hills Resources

    Chris Vaughn
    Plant Manager

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • “Identified with all the presenters, which did a thorough effort in touching complex and diverse topics for dissimilar audience, with great success.” - BASF
    • “Re-Energizing - Excellent presenters and relevance. Strongly recommend for plant and operations managers.” - PCS Nitrogen Trinidad Limited
    • “Great conference as usual, great speakers and great organization!” - Petrojam Limited
    • “This conference had a great mix of varied topics and speakers from tools to conception, from human performances to equipment performance.” - Ascend Performance Materials
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    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