27 May 2014
Middle East Oil and Gas Companies are boosting HSE budgets to ensure staff safety
United Safety’s EVP, Elie Daher was part of the pool of experts interviewed regarding HSE efforts in the Middle East. Featured in this month’s Oil&Gas Middle East magazine, the article discusses how Oil and Gas players in the region are looking to balance increased production with proper HSE management.
Operating in a risk-filled industry means that accidents may happen. The outcome will depend on how well employees are prepared to respond and manage them. The issue is aggravated by the fact that the region has many different regulations and a range of regulatory bodies. Continue Reading
20 May 2014
United Shutdown Safety unveils the Ultra Lite at the AFPM Maintenance & Reliability Trade Show in San Antonio, Texas, May 20-23 2014.
The Oil and Gas industry is under constant pressure to improve production, reduce costs, and maintain current assets while at the same time ensure the safety of employees and contractors. Continue Reading
18 May 2014
United Safety will share insights on managing large-scale turnarounds at the Middle East PetroTech Conference.
Taking place in Manama, Bahrain from 18 to 21 May 2014, the conference focuses on the downstream sector of the Oil and Gas industry. It will address the latest issues of widespread interest to refineries and petrochemical companies and their relevance to the Middle East region. Continue Reading
14 May 2014
Tim Wallace (United Safety’s EVP North & South America) and United Shutdown Safety (our North American branch) are featured in the 2014 May edition of the BIC Magazine.
The first article talks about the importance of innovation in the Oil and Gas industry, and how it should not be solely focused on production, but also helping operations run safely.
There are several environmental and safety implications of operating in more challenging locations and resources that are more difficult to process. With HSE risk on an upward trajectory, and increasing expectations of regulators, shareholders and communities demanding safer and cleaner operations and products, HSE innovations have to occur at the same pace as the industry is evolving. Continue Reading
13 May 2014
Join United Shutdown Safety at the AFPM Maintenance & Reliability Trade Show in San Antonio, Texas on May 20 to 23.
The 2014 edition of the conference addresses current issues affecting refiners, such as the need to increase reliability, maintain current assets and improve safety, with a focus on developing the next generation of engineers and professionals who will assume control of the industry. Continue Reading