HSE RR86 – Competence assessment for the hazardous industries

With the implementation of the Control of Major Accident Hazard Regulations 1999 (COMAH) , it is no longer acceptable to make untested assumptions about staff competence. Did you know that the health and Safety Executive has developed safety report assessment guidance that asks for a competence assurance system that includes the setting of appropriate competence

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Guidelines for process personnel – safe and correct operation of valves in the workplace to industry guidelines and best practice.

In 2003, the NEL (National Engineering Laboratory) were asked by the Offshore Safety Division (OSD) of the UK HSE (Health & Safety Executive) to undertake a study into the problems that occurred with valves in the exploration and production activities of the Offshore Oil and Gas industry. The HSE recognised that there were a very

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THE COGS OF JOINT INTEGRITY

Think of the relationship between an industrial asset and mechanical joint integrity of bolted joints as a finely tuned machine and its internal parts. Although each ‘cog’ has an individual purpose, collectively they form an efficient machine. If a cog fails, then the machine will ultimately break down. In the same way that the performance

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Busy Busy Busy!

We’re busy making photographic ID cards for the latest cohort of successful learners in the UK’s LNG industry… Well done to all! BS EN 1591-4:2013 Qualification of personnel competency in the assembly of the bolted connections of critical service pressurised systems Zulu Joint Integrity & Training LtdPhoenix Technology Group

A very wet but enjoyable day in Pembroke!

Clive Haste and Christopher Mellows have been delivering industry recognised joint integrity training to learners from Jenkins & Davies Engineering Ltd. Congratulations Josh Hawkes, Wayne Murphy and Darren Potter on passing the written test and practical assessment. Lots of positive engagement and discussion from all the learners regarding the course content and its relevance to

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The human brain is ‘fantastically dangerous’!

Responsible for some of the most groundbreaking scientific discoveries, pioneering medical treatments and engineering feats. Also responsible for some of the most horrific industrial accidents and incidents. The brain is fascinating but fatally flawed. Why? Because as humans we are subject to the opportunity to make an act or judgement that is misguided or wrong.

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2021 is almost here!

A new year with new horizons and new opportunities. Our diary at our South Wales training centre is starting to fill up for January, so if you have any joint integrity training and assessment requirements, please contact us;info@zulujointintegrity.co.uk

Complete Mechanical Integrity Solutions

We are pleased that our newest client engaged with us (including support services from our Phoenix Technology Group) some months ago to commence a programme of benchmarking audits, procedural review and delivery of industry approved training and assessment. We have spent the last two weeks delivering specialist joint integrity training to learners at site and

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Westward Bound!

We’re all packed and ready to travel to West Wales for a week of delivering joint integrity training and assessment. Can’t come to our training centre in Bridgend?…..No problem! Our mobile training rig allows our team of trainers and assessors to have the flexibility to come to your site, wherever the location. For further information

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