Stakeholders’ Dialogue on the Draft of New Singapore Standard on Code of Practice for Fire Safety for Open Plant Processing Facilities in Oil, Chemical and Process Industries

11/05/2018- 11/05/2018

Ref No.: 020518 (2)

UEN: S97SS0046G

Dear ASPRI Valued Members,

Invitation: [Public Comment 06 Apr 2018 – 07 Jun 2018] – Stakeholders’ Dialogue on the Draft of New Singapore Standard on Code of Practice for Fire Safety for Open Plant Processing Facilities in Oil, Chemical and Process Industries

The draft of the new Singapore Standard on Code of Practice for Fire Safety for Open Plant Processing Facilities in Oil, Chemical and Process Industries is currently out for public comment from 06 Apr 2018 to 07 Jun 2018 at https://www.singaporestandardseshop.sg/SingaporeStandards/Draft.aspx.

To view the draft standard and provide your comments, please refer to the URL link: http://singaporestandardeshop.sg

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This Stakeholders’ Dialogue Session on the draft of the Singapore Standard (SS) on Code of Practice for Fire Safety for Open Plant Processing Facilities in Oil, Chemical and Process Industries is organised by the drafting committee (Working Group on Fire Safety for Open Plant Processing Facilities), which is under the purview of the Technical Committee (TC) for Petroleum Processes and Products, one of the nine TCs under the Chemical Standards Committee (CSC). Key stakeholders were engaged in the committees involved in the development of this standard.

Objective of Dialogue Session:

This Dialogue Session is held during public comment period to gather technical feedback from the relevant public and it also provides the opportunity for clarifications to be sought on the draft standard through this face-to-face dialogue session.

The new Singapore Standard on Code of Practice for Fire Safety for Open Plant Processing Facilities in Oil, Chemical and Process Industries is targeted for completion in Q3 2018.

Brief Programme:

  • Welcome and Introduction
  • Draft new SS on Fire Safety for Open Plant Processing Facilities in Oil, Chemical and Process Industries:
  • Background and Introduction
  • Highlights of changes to Fire Safety Guidelines for Open Plant Structures in Oil, Chemical and Process Industries
  • Key highlights of draft new standard:

Ø Layout and spacing – Clause 6.1

Ø Drainage – Clause 6.2

Ø Emergency isolation, depressurisation and deinventory – Clause 6.3

Ø Means of escape – Clause 6.4

  • Panel Discussion

Stakeholders’ Dialogue Schedule:

Date:                11 May 2018 (Fri)

Time:               2.00pm – 5.00pm (Registration at 1.30pm)

Venue:             JTC Theatrette (Level 2)

8 Jurong Town Hall Road

The JTC Summit

Singapore 609434

Registration:   Free

Seats are limited and registration will be on a first come first serve basis.

Please refer to the attached brochure for more information on the programme.

Interested participants are to complete the online registration via: http://www.scic.sg/index.php/events-a-activities/events-sdo/event/302-stakeholders-dialogue-on-the-draft-of-new-singapore-standard-on-code-of-practice-for-fire-safety-for-open-plant-processing-facilities-in-oil-chemical-and-process-industries