Hughes delivers comprehensive services ranging from fire research projects to risk assessment to process safety management to training for multi-location, multi-product manufacturing, petroleum, and petrochemical facilities. Our experts have experience in all typical refinery process units as well as chemical and petrochemical plants, terminals and tank farms, onshore and offshore exploration and production facilities, and gas plants. Through our participation on key committees and regulatory bodies that develop codes and standards of interest to the petroleum and petrochemical industries. Our staff provide pragmatic, cost-effective solutions, based on an in-depth knowledge of codes. standards, and efficient processes.
Code Compliance and Risk Assessment Services
We conduct thorough, detailed assessments of a wide range of facility requirements, including client fire protection and process safety, risk vulnerabilities, and code compliance. We deliver unbiased analysis of client needs, develop recommendations for improvement, and provide comprehensive assistance in implementing solutions.
Hughes scientists and modeling experts uses state-of-the-art software to assess current conditions, and to analyze the impact of a wide range of scenarios, including mass release, heat radiation, fire growth and spread, and overpressure.
Security Services and Design
We are certified by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) for conducting security vulnerability analyses (SVA) in accordance with the CCPS methodology and criteria. We are also a member of the Security and Hazards Mitigation Alliance, and can provide state-of-the-art solutions to any security issue from bioterrorism to industrial theft.
Services for Industrial, Petroleum & Petrochemical Industries