William O’Callaghan

Occupational Hygienist / HSE Supervisor, Santos

Occupational hygienist with almost 20 years experience working in the fields of consulting, general heavy industry, mining and the last 10 years in the Oil and Gas industry.

SESSION ABSTRACT

The presence of carcinogenic hexavalent chromium in the combustion deposits on the gas turbines in the LNG industry has recently gathered a lot of attention as it relates to potential exposure to maintenance workers when performing routine engine change outs and servicing. This presentation is a case study of how the issue was first identified in our onsite turbines during routine servicing, the immediate response, sampling methods used to identify Cr(VI) as well as the controls put in place to manage exposure.

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Sponsor - CAC Gas & Instrumentation

3:35

Tuesday 1st Dec Day 2

Identification and Management of Hexavalent Chromium Dust Exposure on gas turbines in the LNG Industry

CAC Gas & Instrumentation