Chaudhuri, D.

Fluor, New Delhi, India

is a Senior Process Engineer with Fluor New Delhi. He has more than 20 yr of experience in petroleum refining, petrochemicals and upstream projects. He earned Bch degrees in chemistry and chemical engineering from the University of Calcutta, India.

Raising the alarm: Understanding the operator’s perspective on refinery process alarms

As refineries and petrochemical complexes worldwide are moving toward more automated operations, plant operators are increasingly becoming dependent on process alarms for safe, smooth and continuous operation.