Atlas BA Consulting Engineering Inc. is experienced in efficiently and effectively planning and conducting process hazardous analysis (PHA) sessions.

  • Key techniques used:
    • hazard and operability (HAZOP),
    • Safety integrity levels (SIL),
    • layers of protection analysis (LOPA),
    • What-if,
    • failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA)
  • Brainstorming sessions to systematically challenge the design of the unit by identifying and analyzing hazards associated with the process or handling of hazardous materials
  • Sessions guided by experience facilitator and sophisticated computer software (PHA-Pro 8.0)
  • Detail analysis of the design of the unit
    • Identifying potential hazard
    • Estimating the severity and likelihood of each hazard
    • Risk ranking the hazard
  • Recommendations made to eliminate or reduce risk or to make improvements wherever deemed necessary for safety of personnel, protection of property and the environment, improve operability and to avoid exposure to third party liability.
  • Comprehensive final report issued as documentation for decision-making and future reference and legal documentation of the resolution of the action items.