Emerging Issues and Lessons Learned in the Oil and Gas Industry

Monday, May 23 | 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM


Emerging Issues, Oil and Gas Industry

Arranger: M. Hayden, US Navy, Seabeck, WA. Moderator: P. Pirkle, Battelle, Atlanta, GA. Monitors: P. Harnett, COEH, Inc., Ringoes, NJ; H. Umhoefer, Bureau Veritas, Houston, TX.

10:30 a.m.-10:50 a.m.

Industrial Hygiene Monitoring Strategy for Unconventional Gas Drilling Sites in Texas and Pennsylvania Using the GGP-U Sampler L. Anderson and Y. Zagagi, Golder Associates Inc., Jacksonville, FL; J. Leamont, M. Sanchez, and T. Meijster, Shell Oil Company, Houston, TX.

10:50 a.m.-11:10 a.m.

Impacts to Your DOT-111 Rail Tank Car Fleet B. Dawson, HSSE, Shell Chemical LP, Houston, TX.

11:10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

The Effects of Overtime Among Rotating Shiftworkers in the Oil Industry K. McNamara and W. Robbins, Env Health Sciences, UCLA, Santa Monica, CA.

11:30 a.m.-11:50 a.m.

Analyzing Exposure Data from a Global Dataset M. Shin, ExxonMobil Biomedical Sciences, Annandale, NJ.

11:50 a.m.-12:10 p.m.

Reducing The Generation of Respirable Crystalline Silica During Hydraulic Fracturing Activities When Using Treated Proppant Sand M. Navea, Corporate Director – EHS, Preferred Sands, Radnor, PA

12:10 p.m.-12:30 p.m.

Assessment of N.O.R.M in Crude Oil Process Equipment During Turnaround Activities J. Pierreroy, Health, Environment & Safety, Chevron Canada Limited, Delta, BC, Canada. *WITHDRAWN*

Heat Stress Management for Heater Hot Spot Repair L. Yong, ExxonMobil Asia Pacific Pte Ltd, Singapore, Singapore. *WITHDRAWN*