Bringing Together Process, Utility Piping is a Convenience at Most Plants and Refineries. But in a Fire it Can Quickly Lead to Danger.
Nobody on the Brayton Fire Training Field during the annual Industrial Fire School in July knows the pipe alley project better than retired Exxon firefighter Harold Broom. He has served as an instructor on the prop for 10 years, graduating to module leader for the course four years ago.
Johnson Controls' Williams Fire & Hazard Control team has adapted the curriculum for this year’s Xtreme Industrial Fire & Hazard Response Training to “cut straight to the heart of what makes the company unique,” said Chauncey Naylor, Williams director of emergency response and training.
Seven hundred and thirteen industrial emergency response brigades members and safety officers from some of the world’s largest energy and chemical companies attended the 56th annual Industrial Fire School at Brayton Fire Training Field last July in Texas.
An hour before dawn nearly 80 Chevron responders took up positions on three live-fire projects at the southeast end of the fire field – the chemical complex, rail car loading rack and tank and dike project.
Leland Paniza attended a live-fire training project at Brayton Fire Training Field.
TEEX industrial fire school helps keep Texas summer hot.
Industrial responders worldwide undertake the annual summer pilgrimage to a Texas fire school.
Texas A&M conducts 53rd annual industrial fire school
Tyco Williams F&HC and Texas A&M join forces on certified firefighter training
Guest instructors take helm during 52nd Texas A&M Industrial Fire School
BP holds semi-annual fire school in Texas
Annual Texas A&M fire school draws international attendance
Travel keeps Louisiana responders sharp.
Responders attend the IFW international expo in Houston.