AOC has delivered thousands of sustainable Risk Based Inspection (RBI) programs earning the trust of owner operators.
Key parameters and mitigating actions for variables that may dramatically affect the intended design life of your asset
What is Risk Based Inspection?
Is your Risk Based Inspection (RBI) program aligned with the API 580 Recommended Practice? Are you ready for certification?
What's actually going on inside all of that fancy software? An introduction to the API 581 methodology.
What does a Risk Analyst do and how do I become one?
A simple screening to determine HTHA susceptibility and factors to consider when more data is required.
Since the evaluation of inspection effectiveness for RBI can be so subjective, following these suggestions can greatly improve the process.
This article suggests additional factors to consider when providing process conditions for equipment exposed to low temperatures.
A case study presenting the methods used to calculate qualitative risk for a critical refrigeration system and the results of the assessment.
How RBI, DMR, and IOW programs can be used to manage reliability of Ethane crackers.
This article suggests additional factors to consider when calculating probablity of failure for equipment exposed to high temperatures.
This article offers guidance on the selection of a representative fluid for use in your RBI consequence evaluation.
The benefits of utilizing risk-based methodologies for the inspection programs of often overlooked utilities systems
Not all vendors are created equal. Some up-front research can go a long way toward a high-quality learning experience.
A long-standing vision of AOC, we are well on our way to meeting the goal of having 100% of our RBI staff certified to API 580.