Director, Business Development for ABS Group
Mr. Whitney’s career has focused on the analysis of explosion effects and in the design of protective structures. As a subject matter expert, he has performed evaluations for compliance with explosion safety and siting standards. Applications have included petroleum, chemical and government situations where flammables, energetic materials, or explosives are handled. He has supported fire and explosion incident investigations, with activities including field surveys of damage, monitoring evidence collection, and modeling to support the root cause investigation.
Mr. Whitney has extensive knowledge of petroleum and chemical industry explosion safety documents such as API-752, ASCE “Design of Blast Resistant Buildings in Petro-Chemical Facilities;” and CCPS/AIChE Guideline publications. He served on the technical committees that developed API-752, 753, and 756.