April, 2019

201901AprAll DayIncident at pressure leak testEPSC Learning Sheet | Validate equipment integrity at leak testing and assure a safe test protocolLessons:Control of WorkLanguage:EN Origin: EPSC Document Type:BulletinTopics:Pressure Systems


In a turn around the head of a leaking heat exchanger was removed. 8 barg gas was placed on the body to find the leak. The tube bundle was pressed out of its house, killing two mechanics.


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