Project Synopsis

Provide a third party review of P&IDs developed for a novel asphalt production technology package.

Project Summary

The client, a modular design, fabrication, and construction company based in Canada, contracted Process Engineering International, LLC (PROCESS) to preform a third party review of the Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs) that had been developed for a novel asphalt production technology package.  The package was being generated by the ultimate client, a technology development company, with the assistance of the client.

PROCESS reviewed and commented on the P&IDs with respect to the following:

  • Congruence with the process design basis
  • Process controls philosophy
  • Relief device locations and coverage of equipment
  • Identification of any common design issues based on past experience.

A summary of the review was provided to the client containing comments and recommendations for improvements.

Industry Type

Petroleum Refining

Utilized Skills

  • Independent process design review
  • Refining process optimization