Petroleum Technology in a Green Environment

Mr. Colin Easton ( UK ), MIEE , MInstMC , MSc S.C.S.Eng. has over 25 years experience in a variety of process industries (Pharmaceutical, Fine Chemical, Petrochemical, Oil / Gas Production Plants and Power Stations). He is currently the Director of ProSalus Limited, a company offering Safety Consultancy services to the process industry sector.  

Colin is consulted by major organisations such as GlaxoSmithKline , Rolls Royce Power Engineering , Smith and Nephew Medical Ltd ., Transco/Skanska and ABB Automation . He is a much sought after presenter of the highest calibre and has delivered technical safety training to numerous clients worldwide.

Colin has carried out Safety Integrity Level Assessments on behalf of GlaxoSmithKline, Rolls Royce Power Engineering, Smith and Nephew Medical Ltd., PetroPlus, ABB Automation, H E Daniel Ltd and Seal Sands Chemicals. He has specified and executed safety system projects for GlaxoSmithKline, Laporte Industries, Rhone Poulenc Rorer, Rolls Royce Power Engineering, Smith and Nephew Medical Ltd and is presently managing safety systems projects on behalf of ABB Automation / Dupont and GlaxoSmithKline. He is a member of IEEE and sits on the Institute of Measurement and Control Safety Panel

During his career life, Colin gained excellent experience in feasibility studies , requirements engineering , HAZOP and hazardous area classification studies, hazard and risk assessment and management , SIL Assessment and definition of protection philosophies for existing and proposed systems using risk reduction factors , SIS and control system specification , validation and engineering, retrospective validation of control systems, Safety & quality auditing , design of Functional Safety management systems to meet CASS requirements , the application of IEC 61508, IEC 61511 and HAZOP .

Colin list of qualifications includes; MIEE, MInstMC, Postgraduate Certificate in Safety Critical System Engineering, Diploma in Management Studies, Higher National Diploma - Industrial Measurement and Control, PRINCE2

Colin list of Professional Affiliations includes; Corporate Member of the Institute of Electrical Engineers, Corporate Member of the Institute of Measurement and Control, Senior Member of ISA, Member of the Association of Project Safety.



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