Er Premkumar Srinivasan is a process safety specialist providing engineering and consulting services to the oil, petrochemicals, energy and chemical process industries. He possesses hands-on industry experience both locally and internationally, in process safety, design, engineering and operations. He is a chemical engineer with 23 years of experience in petroleum refining, petrochemicals, chemicals, oil terminals, oil and gas, and industrial gases sectors.
Premkumar has provided process safety technical advisory to capital projects, and assisted Major Hazard Installations (MHIs) in the development of regulatory Safety Case. He has also chaired safety review workshops, led human factor reviews of existing operation procedures, and provided process safety training with a focus on practical applications.
Premkumar holds professional registrations as a Professional Engineer (S'pore) (Chemical) and Professional Process Safety Engineer (IChemE). He is also an adjunct lecturer at the National University of Singapore.
Provided process safety engineering support to the capital projects with the project sizes upto ~US$700M in the petroleum refineries. The scope of the process safety engineering support included:
- Chairing HAZOP, risk assessments and pre-startup safety reviews
- Participation in the 3D model reviews, layout reviews
- Completion of the fire protection studies, occupied building risk studies, overpressure protection studies
- Energy - Process/Industrial Engineering