Welcome to Sutton Technical Books. We provide books, ebooks, videos, checklists, blogs and safety moments for managers, engineers and executives in the process and energy industries including chemicals, oil refining, offshore oil and gas and pipelines. Our goal is to provide practical information that will help you design and operate facilities that are safe, efficient and in compliance with rules and regulations.
We have just released the Module ‘Storage Tanks in the Process and Energy Industries’. It consists of the following:
Further information is available here. The module can be downloaded here.
|“But we’re different, you know”||
During the course of my career I have had the opportunity and privilege of working in many different sections of the energy and process industries.
The material in this post is extracted from the 2nd edition of the book Plant Design and Operations
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Process Facility Layout
The words ‘siting’ and ‘layout’ are often used interchangeably, but, strictly speaking, they have different meanings.
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The Kletz Legacy
One of the founders of the process safety discipline was Trevor Kletz (1922-2013). Probably his best eulogy is also the simplest, "He saved lives."