Keeping Your PSM Program Moving During COVID-19
Organizations across a range of process industries must rely on remote and virtual technologies to support business continuity during this unprecedented time. ABS Group provides remote services, such as process hazard analyses, compliance audits, facility siting, studies, mechanical integrity engineering studies and training, to help companies keep process safety management (PSM) moving and meet their performance objectives and regulatory obligations. Attendees will gain insight into managing PSM activities in their facilities using remote tools to maintain safety-critical assets and operations.
What We Cover:
This webinar reviews considerations for performing PSM activities in a virtual environment, including:
- Suggestions on PSM activities most easily performed virtually
- Reasons for considering virtual PSM activities
- Advantages and pitfalls associated with different virtual PSM activities
- Suggestions for addressing pitfalls
Randy Montgomery, ABS Group
Randy Montgomery has 30+ years of experience in reliability, maintenance, integrity management, process safety, operations and process engineering, including 13 years of industrial experience. Currently, he is the Senior Director of Midstream and Downstream for ABS Group with responsibilities for identifying, developing and delivering technical solutions to help Oil, Gas and Chemical industry clients preserve their right to operate and improve their return on investment. In his previous roles, Montgomery focused on assessing, designing and improving programs to confirm asset integrity and improve asset performance. Montgomery is a coauthor of the Center for Chemical Process Safety's Guidelines for Effective Mechanical Integrity Programs. He has also coauthored several technical papers in the field of maintenance and reliability. He holds a B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Cincinnati.
About ABS Group
ABS Group of Companies, Inc. (www.abs-group.com), through its operating subsidiaries, provides technical advisory and certification services to support the safety and reliability of high-performance assets and operations in the oil, gas and chemical, power generation, marine, offshore and government sectors, among others. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, ABS Group operates with more than 1,000 professionals globally. ABS Group is a subsidiary of ABS (www.eagle.org), a leading marine and offshore classification society.