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Pressure Vessel Inspections Periods on a West Australian Mine Site

Pressure Vessel Inspections Periods on a West Australian Mine Site

MSIR - Schedule 3Anyone responsible for managing classified plant on a mine site will be familiar with MSIR 1995 Schedule 3. For those unfamiliar, this section of the MSIR 1995, details the “Maximum periods of inspection of registered classified plant”, including...

Pressure Vessel Inspection Periods

Pressure Vessel Inspection Periods

How often should pressure vessels be inspected?  Statutory Inspection periods can be tricky to understand especially when it comes to pressure vessels, it might seem like every vessel has a different period of inspection, and that’s because a lot of them do.   One...

The Role of a Project Manager

The Role of a Project Manager

The role of the project manager. The role of a project manager is obviously to manage projects, but what exactly does that entail? Well, a project manager is responsible for the entire project from scope creation to close out. Over a projects life time, the project...

What is Finite Element Analysis?

What is Finite Element Analysis?

What is Finite Element Analysis?Real life systems are often far too complex to analyse using simple, rule based formulas. Historically, engineers have dealt with this problem by validating designs with laboratory testing, applying extremely conservative factors of...

Structural Engineering – Safety Beyond the Simple

Structural Engineering – Safety Beyond the Simple

Structural Safety Structural safety, can be in the unfortunate position of being overshadowed by production goals and easily quantifiable issues, such as slips and trips. How often do you inspect the walkways, structural columns, handrails, tanks etc on your site? Is...

Effective Maintenance Planning

Effective Maintenance Planning

.Maintenance planners ensure that the machinery used in manufacturing, refining and processing plants is in the best possible working order by undertaking a range of maintenance inspections and scheduling maintenance processes. They plan and organise preventative...

What are the implications to ignoring your classified plant?

What are the implications to ignoring your classified plant?

You have you environmental approvals sorted, your DMIRS Project management plan is signed off. The boats are on their way, product is on the ROM. ‘what about classified plant?’ someone mentions in the morning meeting. Silence………….. If classified plant is not...

Council applications & building approvals

Council applications & building approvals

From small residential improvements to large commercial structures, all new developments require different approvals from the local council or regulator. The cost and time needed for the application process is often overlooked by both individuals and even large...

Corrosion – What is it and why should I worry?

Corrosion – What is it and why should I worry?

Corrosion is defined as; "Destroy or damage (metal, stone, or other materials) slowly by chemical action." - Oxford Dictionary. Put more simply, Corrosion is the process by which something deteriorates because of oxidation, a chemical action with the air, that creates...

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