Plant Commissioning and Operation

  • Thomas F. O’Brien
  • Tilak V. Bommaraju
  • Fumio Hine

Abstract

Commissioning is the activity whereby the installed hardware of a new plant is transformed into an operational facility. Most works on industrial chemical technology ignore the subject/However, it is an extremely important topic, and the successful startup and subsequent operation of a new plant are critically dependent on the approach taken toward its commissioning.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas F. O’Brien
    • 1
  • Tilak V. Bommaraju
    • 2
  • Fumio Hine
    • 3
  1. 1.Independent Consultant MediaUSA
  2. 2.Independent Consultant Grand IslandNew YorkUSA
  3. 3.Nagoya Institute of TechnologyNagoyaJapan

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