The table below is a list of the projects I have undertaken whilst working as a consultant.

Experience
Year Client Sector Title
2016Centrica Storage LimitedGas storageRough Storage. Developing a practical and effective standard for safe isolation of process plant, including use of Double Block and Bleed
2016Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources LimitedGas upstream (offshore)Morecambe Hub life extension project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study at Concept / Select phase.
2016Centrica EnergyGas upstreamProjects department. Development of procedures for integrating human factors into projects.
2016Duqm Refinery Company (Oman) / TechnipOil downstreamDuqm Refinery. Control room design study at Front End Engineering and Design (FEED)
2016Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources LimitedGas downstreamMorecambe Terminal shift handover. Rerun of training course for operators
2016Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE)PowerProjects department. Development of procedures for integrating human factors into projects.
2016Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) / PetrofacOil downstreamMina Abdulla Refinery Clean Fuels MAB 1 project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study at detailed design.
2016Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) / FluorOil downstreamMina Abdulla Refinery Clean Fuels MAB 2 project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study at detailed design.
2016Tata SteelSteelScunthorpe Site. Critical task analysis
2016Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) / Tebodin Gas upstreamMusallim 3rd Module project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study at detailed design.
2016Coventry & Solihull Waste Disposal Company (CSWDC)Power (energy from waste)Energy from waste site alarm gas gap analysis based on EEMUA 191
2015Centrica Energi (Norway)Gas upstream (offshore)Offshore drilling human factors risk assessment and development of a dynamic risk dashboard.
2015Dragon LNGLiquefied Natural Gas (LNG)LNG terminal. Alarms one day course based on EEMUA 191
2015Electricity de France (EDF)Power (Nuclear)Engineering department. Alarms one day course based on EEMUA 191
2015TotalOil upstream (offshore)Dunbar platform. Human factors for the safety case thorough review
2015GasrecLiquefied Natural Gas (LNG)Daventry International Rail Freight Terminal. Truck LNG fuelling station critical task analysis.
2015Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources LimitedGas downstreamMorecambe Terminal staffing assessment. Evaluation of the predicted impact of single terminal operation.
2015Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources LimitedGas upstream (offshore)North Morecambe offshore platform eductor project. Human factors engineering study.
2015Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources LimitedGas downstreamMorecambe Terminal high pressure gas sample points. Evaluation of sample point design, construction and operating procedures.
2015Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources LimitedGas downstreamMorecambe Terminal Rhyl Project. Evaluation the impact of the project on terminal operation and learning about management of change for future projects.
2015Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources LimitedGas downstreamMorecambe Terminal shift handover. Procedure development and training course for operators
2015BPOil downstreamBelfast Terminal staffing assessment
2015Sonatrach / PetrofacGas upstreamAlrar Inlet facility. Control room study at detailed design.
2015GasrecLiquefied Natural Gas (LNG)Truck LNG fuelling stations. Analysis of drive away incidents and design interventions to reduce their likelihood
2015Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) / Al HassanPower (Oil industry)Rabab Harweel power plant. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study at detailed design.
2015ShellOil downstreamHaven Oil Terminal. Development of standard for operating procedures
2015Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE)Gas storageAldbrough gas storage site control room review and recommendations for improved ergonomics
2015Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE)Gas storageAtwick gas storage site critical task analysis
2015ShellOil downstreamHaven Oil Terminal critical task analysis
2015ShellGas downstreamBacton Gas Terminal critical task analysis
2015SemlogisticsOil downstreamMilford Haven terminal butane injection project human factors engineering study at Front End Engineering and Design (FEED) phase.
2015SemlogisticsOil downstreamMilford Haven terminal critical task analysis
2015SyngentaChemicalGrangemouth manufacturing site. Development of a control room evaluation procedure and pilot evaluation.
2015Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) / Worley ParsonsPower (Oil industry)Amal Steam project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study at detailed design.
2015Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) / Tebodin Gas upstreamYibal Rejuvenation project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study at detailed design.
2015Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) / Tebodin Gas upstreamUpper Shuaiba project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study at Concept / Select phase.
2015Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) / Tebodin Gas upstreamSaih Rawl Coalescer project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study at pre-operations phase.
2015SurvitecTransportConfidential product. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) advice for the design process.
2014MaerskOil upstream (offshore)Janice platform. Human factors for the safety case thorough review
2014Gas de France (GDF)Gas upstream (offshore)Cygnus platform. Human factors review of project to support safety case.
2014Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) / Larson & Toubro (L&T)Gas upstreamYibal 3rd stage Depletion Compression Project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) during detailed design
2014NuStarOil downstreamEastham Terminal. Development of a standard for carrying out critical task analysis
2014Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) / Reunidas Engineering (TRE)Gas upstreamZauliyah Gas Plant project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) during detailed design
2014ADMA / NPCCOil upstream (offshore)Umm Lulu offshore platforms. Human Factors Engineering during detailed design.
2014MaerskOil upstream (offshore)GP3 platform. Human factors for the safety case thorough review
2014MaerskOil upstream (offshore)Gryphon platform. Human factors for the safety case thorough review
2014TotalOil upstream (offshore)Alwyn platform. Human factors for the safety case thorough review
2014Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) / HoneywellGas downstreamGas Central Control. Control room study during detailed design
2014Centrica Storage LimitedGas storageRough storage. Development of an in-house alarm policy, management and review procedures.
2014Centrica Storage LimitedGas storageOffshore safety case. Human factors review of bow ties.
2014Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources LimitedGas downstreamMorecambe Terminal. Working with shift teams to develop a training course for improving the quality of shift handover
2014Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources Limited / CostainGas downstreamBarrows Terminal Project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study of plant modifications required for single terminal operation.
2014Centrica Storage LimitedGas storageEasington Terminal. Reassessment of staffing arrangements following an organisational change
2014Centrica Storage LimitedGas storageRough Storage. Review of contractor competence management system
2013SyngentaChemicalCompany safety day. Workshop introducing human factors and task analysis.
2013SyngentaChemicalGrangemouth site. Driving improvement in the methods used to carry out safety critical task analysis
2013PolimeriChemicalGrangemouth site. Development of an in-house method for safety critical task analysis
2013ShellGas downstreamMossmorran NGL. Review of the method used to rationalise process alarms
2013ShellOil downstreamHaven Terminal. Accounting for human failure when determining Safety Integrity Levels (SIL)
2013Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources LimitedGas downstreamMorecambe Terminals. Critical Task analysis of operations tasks
2013Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) / Tebodin Gas upstreamGhaba North sour gas project. Control room study and critical task analysis during detailed design
2013TotalOil upstream (offshore)West Franklin platform. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study at detailed design.
2013Dana PetroleumOil upstream (offshore)Western Isles Development Project Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study at detailed design.
2013ApacheOil upstream (offshore)Forties Alpha Satellite platform. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study at pre-operations phase.
2013Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) / Tebodin Gas upstreamSNGP gas condensate project. Human Factors Engineering during detailed design.
2013Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) / STSGas upstreamAmin On-plot Water Injection Project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) during detailed design
2013Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE)PowerCHP power plants. Development of emergency response prompt cards
2013ShellOil downstreamHaven Terminal. Improving the site emergency response plan
2013NATSAir traffic controlSwanwick Air Traffic control centre. Supporting a significant change from system focussed to service focussed management.
2013FlogasLiquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG)Remote control centre. Control room review of centre used to monitor activities on multiple remote sites
2013Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources Limited / CostainGas downstreamBarrow Terminal Project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study at Front End Engineering Design (FEED)
2012ShellOil downstreamHaven Terminal. Staffing assessment
2012Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) / Tebodin Gas upstream (offshore)Yibal 3rd stage Depletion Compression Project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) during Front End Engineering Design (FEED)
2012Centrica Storage LimitedGas storageEasington Terminal. Assessing a temporary change of staffing arrangements.
2012ShellGas downstreamMossmorran NGL. Human factors review for COMAH safety report
2012Woodside PetroleumLiquefied Natural Gas (LNG)Browse gas production platform. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study of two designs during competition Front End Engineering Design (FEED)
2012ConocoPhillipsOil upstream (offshore)Alder module. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study during Front End Engineering Design (FEED)
2012FlogasLiquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG)LPG storage sites. Developing a company procedure for functional safety addressing the requirements of IEC 61511
2012BHP / PetrofacGas downstreamPoint of Ayr terminal. Human factors audit.
2011FlogasLiquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG)LPG storage site. Analysis of an accident
2011Centrica Storage LimitedGas downstreamYork Terminal. Supporting updates to a COMAH safety report following a major modification.
2011Millennium ChemicalsChemicalStallingborough Site. Staffing assessment in support of a COMAH safety report
2011Millennium ChemicalsChemicalStallingborough Site. Supporting the design of a control room upgrade
2011Millennium ChemicalsChemicalStallingborough Site. Development of a standard for control room design
2011FlogasLiquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG)LPG storage sites, A gap analysis of the approach taken to addressing human factors in a COMAH safety report
2011Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources LimitedGas downstreamMorecambe Terminal. Supporting the analysis of an incident that involved errors by a control room operator
2011Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) Power (Oil industry)Amal power plant. Alarm review and rationalisation
2010OMVOil downstreamAl Uqlah project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study during detailed design.
2010Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) Power (Oil industry)Yibal Power Control. Alarm audit at the central control room
2010Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE)PowerThermal power stations. Critical task identification and analysis at multiple sites.
2010Centrica Energy / GenesisGas upstreamYork Project. Developing a human factors integration plan for designing a new onshore and offshore facility
2010Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE)Gas storageAtwick gas storage. Incorporating human factors into invitations to tender for design services
2010ShellGas downstreamBacton Gas Terminal. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) support during Front End Engineering Design (FEED) of a major upgrade to plant
2010Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources LimitedGas downstreamMorecambe Terminals. Fitness for service review
2010Tata Steel (Corus)SteelScunthorpe Blast Furnace. Analysis of scrap iron handling following a number of hazardous incidents
2010Tata Steel (Corus)SteelDawes Lane Coke Oven. Task analysis of a maintenance task performed on a low pressure gas system where it is not practicable to prove isolation integrity
2010Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE)Gas storageGas Storage. Task analysis of well operations
2010Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE)Gas storageGas Storage. Critical task identification and analysis
2010Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE)PowerThermal Power. Human factors introductory course
2009Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources LimitedGas downstreamMorecambe Terminals. Improving operating procedures based on task criticality.
2009LuciteChemicalCassel Works. A risk based approach to reducing staffing costs
2009Shell / FluorGas downstreamGbaran Ubie project. Assessing the design of equipment layout and controls
2009MaerskOil upstream (offshore)Offshore operations. Review of competence assurance system.
2009IneosChemicalGrangemouth site. Staffing assessments of two plants on the site.
2009Saudi AramcoGas upstream (offshore)Karan Platform and Pipeline. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study during detailed design
2009Centrica Energy / GenesisGas storageBaird Gas Storage. Developing a human factors integration plan for the project
2009IChemEChemicalHuman factors course module. Staffing and workload assessment
2009VictrexChemicalMiddlesbrough site. Developing better procedures based on task criticality
2008IBCChemicalHuman factors course module. Managing the risks of control room operations
2008Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) Power (Oil industry)Power systems. Human factors risk assessment of live line, high voltage electrical work
2008VeoliaWasteEllesmere Port Hazardous Waste incinerator. Initiating a human factors program to support the site's COMAH safety report.
2008TioxideChemicalBillingham site. Control room task analysis
2008Tata Steel (Corus)SteelScunthorpe site. Improving the site's emergency plan
2008BPGas upstream (offshore)Babbage platform. Human factors in a HAZOP
2008Shell / FluorGas downstreamGbaran Ubie project. Overseeing human factors in the design of a new control room
2007PetrofacGas downstreamBacton Terminal. Critical task identification
2007Shell / FluorGas downstreamGbaran Ubie project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) study during detailed design.
2007ShellOil downstreamStanlow Terminal. Review of shift handover systems
2007Qatar GasGas upstream (offshore)QG3 platform project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) during detailed design.
2007Centrica Storage LimitedGas storageRough Platform. Human factors analysis of systems for evacuation, escape and rescue
2007BPPowerDecarbonised Fuel 1 (DF1) project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) during Front End Engineering Design (FEED)
2007Dragon LNGLiquefied Natural Gas (LNG)Milford Haven terminal. Human Hazop for a new plant
2007Glen TurnerFood & drinkWhiskey distillation and maturation. COMAH safety management system
2007Shell / FluorGas downstreamGbaran Ubie project. Alarm management
2007PetrofacGas downstreamBacton Terminal. Review of an organisational change
2007Dragon LNGLiquefied Natural Gas (LNG)Milford Haven terminal project. Control room study during detailed design.
2006NorthstarFood & drinkContract kitchen cleaning. Development of a safety management system
2006Tata Steel (Corus)SteelScunthorpe Site. Evaluation of site emergency response arrangements
2006Tata Steel (Corus)SteelScunthorpe Site. Human factors introductory course
2006Centrica Energy / JacobsGas storageCaythorpe gas storage project. Human Factors Engineering (HFE) during Front End Engineering Design (FEED)
2006National GridLiquefied Natural Gas (LNG)Isle of Grain Terminal. Control room assessment
2006Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources LimitedGas upstream (offshore)Morecambe Bay platform. Review of control room arrangements
2006ShellOil downstreamStanlow Refinery. Review of how procedures are addressing the needs of COMAH
2006DTIGovernment AgencyEU Emissions Trading Scheme. Evaluation of likely impact on the refinery sector.
2006EON / JacobsGas storageHolford gas storage. Availability, Reliability and Maintainability (ARM) study
2006NovartisPharmaceuticalGrimsby Site. Assessment of risk of changing the site's organisation
2006Capital OneFinancialMain office. Development of a safety management system
2006Tata Steel (Corus)SteelScunthorpe Site. COMAH risk assessment processes
2005Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources LimitedGas downstreamMorecambe bay platform. Review of control room arrangement
2005Greater Manchester Waste AuthorityWasteWaste Management sites. Environmental due diligence of waste management sites
2005Reganosa / TractebelLiquefied Natural Gas (LNG)Mugardos LNG Terminal. Loss of containment assessment
2005Centrica Hydrocarbon Resources LimitedGas downstreamMorecambe Terminals. Review of control room arrangements
2005ShellOil downstreamDublin Bitumen Terminal. Development of an operators' manual
2005Humber Chemical FocusChemicalHuman factors introductory course
2005KemiraChemicalEllesmere Port site. Review of an organisational change
2004HuntsmanChemicalWilton Site. Review of control room ergonomics
2004KemiraChemicalEllesmere Port site. Review of an organisational change
2004Energy InstituteOilSafe Staffing Arrangements - User Guide for CRR 348/2001 Methodology - Practical Application of Entec/HSE Process Operations Staffing Assessment Methodology and its Extension to Automated Plant and/or Equipment
2004Dow Corning / Carbon TrustChemicalBarry site. Behavioural aspects of carbon management
2004Statoil / TractebelLiquefied Natural Gas (LNG)Hammerfest LNG project. Development of the Design Accidental Load
2004NalcoChemicalFawley Site. Assessment of the human errors in accidents
2004PfizerPharmaceuticalSandwich site. Managing changes to onsite emergency response team
2004HuntsmanChemicalTeeside Refinery. Shift pattern assessment
2004DEFRAGovernment AgencyCost Curves for SOx Abatement. Evaluation of likely impacts on the refinery sector.
2004Health and Safety Executive (HSE)RegulatorResearch Report RR292 Different Types of Supervision and the Impact on Safety in the Chemical and Allied Industries
2004HuntsmanChemicalTeeside Refinery. Assessment of the impact on staffing arrangements for a new process unit
2004Portland PortsOil downstreamDevelopment of a permit-to-work system
2004HuntsmanChemicalTeeside Refinery. Operator training in start-up and shutdown of a new unit
2004ConocoPhillips PowerPowerHumber power plant. Safety management system review
2004NHS Health ScotlandHealthEvaluation of the Safe and Healthy Working service (Scotland)
2003Dow CorningChemicalBarry site. Evaluation of a control room merger
2003HuntsmanChemicalWilton Site. Assessment of a change to shift pattern
2003Forth Valley NHS Health BoardHealthOccupational stress risk assessment
2003Waste & Resources Action Program (WRAP)WasteAssessing the risks of a new water treatment using pulverised waste glass
2003Statoil / TractebelLiquefied Natural Gas (LNG)Hammerfest LNG project. Development of an emergency preparedness report for a LNG storage and export facility
2003Statoil / TractebelLiquefied Natural Gas (LNG)Hammerfest LNG project. Quantified risk assessment at the design stage of a LNG storage and export facility
2003Northumbrian WaterWasteBran Sands site. Assessment of occupational dust exposure
2003EnsusChemicalPre-commissioning human factors review for a new bio-ethanol plant.
2003ExxonMobilChemical / PetrochemMossmorran site. Demonstration of human factors techniques
2003KemiraChemicalEllesmere Port site. Managing risks of changing shift patterns
2003Akzo NobelChemicalFelling site. Development of a management of change policy
2003LuciteChemicalCassel Works. Baseline assessment of staffing arrangements
2002Qatar GasGas upstream (offshore)QG platform. HAZOP of a plant modification
2002Health and Safety Executive (HSE)RegulatorContract Research Report CRR 432/2002 Human factors aspects of remote operation in process plants
2002ShellOil downstreamStanlow Refinery. Procedures and competence development methodology
2002AcordisChemicalGrimsby Site. Audit of human factors provision in a company's COMAH report
2002Health and Safety Executive (HSE)RegulatorResearch Report RR092 Safety report regime - evaluating the impact on new entrants to COMAH
2002ExxonMobilGas downstreamSt Fergus Terminal. Assessment of organisational changes
2002ShellOil downstreamStanlow Refinery. Update to a permit-to-work system
2002AcordisChemicalGrimsby Site. A system for delivering procedures
2002MerckSharpeDohmPharmaceuticalLondon site. Development of an onsite emergency plan
2002DynergyGas downstreamEasington Terminal. Assessment of changes to staffing arrangements
2001ShellOil downstreamStanlow Refinery. Development of an operator training programme
2001ShellOil downstreamStanlow Refinery. Development of site safety rules
2001ExxonMobilChemical / PetrochemFawley Refinery. Development of procedures for handling process upsets
2001ShellOil downstreamStanlow Refinery. A system for developing procedures
2001TranscoGas downstreamGas network. Human factors in incident investigation
2001ExxonMobilChemical / PetrochemFawley Refinery. Update of site emergency procedures
2000CrodaChemicalIn-house human factors training
2000Japan Nuclear PowerPower (Nuclear)Research project. Identifying potential communication errors
1999Japan Nuclear PowerPower (Nuclear)Research project. Predicting maintenance errors
1998Health and Safety Executive (HSE)RegulatorOffshore Technology Report OTO 92/1999. Human Factors Assessment of Safety Critical Tasks.
1998ShellOil downstreamStanlow Refinery. Procedures culture survey
1997ExxonMobilChemical / PetrochemFawley Refinery. Preventing errors in the response to plant disturbances
1997ShellOil downstreamStanlow Refinery. Training process operators to analyse their own tasks
1997ICIChemicalAnalysis of critical tasks performed at the Melinar plant producing Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET)
1996ShellOil downstreamStanlow Refinery. Development of method for generating user centred procedures
1996ShellGas downstreamMossmorran NGL. Assessment of control room operations
1995ElfOil upstream (offshore)Claymore Platform. A review of human factors at an offshore production platform
1995British EnergyPower (Nuclear)Torness Power Station. Human factors in incident investigation
1993ExxonMobilChemical / PetrochemFawley Refinery. Human error prediction and prevention
1989AmocoOil upstream (offshore)Industrial placement