Citations for Sutton Technical Books

The following works are cited in one or more of our publications.


Abrahamson, D., A. Sepeda. Managing Security Risks. Chemical Engineering Progress. July 2009.

ACC (American Chemistry Council). Site Security Guidelines for the U.S. Chemical Industry. October 2001.

ACC (American Chemistry Council). Transportation Security Guidelines for the U.S. Chemical Industry. 2004.

Adams, Jonathan. Europe During the Last 150,000 Years. Oak Ridge National Laboratory. 1997.

Agarwal, A. Rotary Valves in Pneumatic Conveying Systems. Chemical Engineering. July 2013.

AIHA (American Industrial Hygiene Association). ERPG and WEEL Handbook. 2009.

Albion Monitor. October 2001.

Aluminum Association. Guidelines for Handling Molten Aluminum. 2002.

American Chemistry Council. Site Security Guidelines for the U.S. Chemical Industry. October 2001.

ANSI/ISA-S5.1. Instrumentation Symbols and Identification. 2009a.

ANSI Z117.1. Safety Requirements for Confined Spaces. 2009b.

API (American Petroleum Institute) RP 14C. Recommended Practice for the Analysis, Design, Installation and Testing of Basic Surface Safety Systems on Offshore Production Platforms. 2001.

API (American Petroleum Institute) RP 14E. Recommended Practice for Design and Installation of Offshore Production Platform Piping Systems. 2000.

API (American Petroleum Institute) 5010. Pressure Vessel Inspection Code: In-Service Inspection, Rating, Repair, and Alteration. 2014.

API (American Petroleum Institute) 653. Tank Inspection, Repair, Alteration and Construction. 2014

API (American Petroleum Institute) RP 75. Development of a Safety and Environmental Management Program for Offshore Operations and Facilities. 2004.

API (American Petroleum Institute) RP 754. Process Safety Performance Indicators for the Refining and Petrochemical Industries. 2010.

API (American Petroleum Institute) RP 2003. Protection Against Ignitions Arising out of Static, Lightning, and Stray Currents. 2015.

API (American Petroleum Institute) Safe Entry and Cleaning of Petroleum Storage Tanks, Planning and Managing Tank Entry From Decommissioning Through Recommissioning. 

API (American Petroleum Institute) RP 2219. November 2005. Safe Operation of Vacuum Trucks in Petroleum Service.

API (American Petroleum Institute) Standard 2000. Venting Atmospheric and Low Pressure Storage Tanks. 2014.

API (American Petroleum Institute) Std 2217A. Guidelines for Work in Inert Confined Spaces in the Petroleum and Petrochemical Industries. 2009.

API (American Petroleum Institute) Recommended Practice 2021 — Management of Atmospheric Storage Tank Fires. 2001

API (American Petroleum Institute) RP 2350. Overfill Protection for Storage Tanks in Petroleum Facilities. 2005.

Arendt, S. April 22, 2009. Evaluate inherent-safety/Process Safety Culture. LAI/MEP Forum, Lake Charles, LA. 

Arnold, Ken. Production Operations - The Need for a Safety Case. SPE Seminar, Houston. September 2010.

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ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers). ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code. An International Code. 2013.

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Baker, J. January 2007. The Report of the U.S. Refineries Independent Safety Review Panel.

Balasubramanian, S., J. Louvar. October 2004. Review of Accidents and Lessons Learned . Wayne State University. Department of Chemical Engineering and Material Science. 

Bardi, Ugo. The Empire of Lies. 2016.

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Bhattacharyya, S., S. Mukherjee. Shell-and-Tube Heat Exchangers: The Design Cycle. Chemical Engineering. March 2016.

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Blackmore, Ian. A Practical Guide to Rotary Valves. Rota Val Ltd. (undated)

BOEMRE (Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement).January 19, 2011a. Fact Sheet: The BSEE and BOEM Separation. 

BOEMRE (Bureau of Ocean Energy Management and Regulatory Enforcement). October 2010. Safety and Environmental Management Systems Final Rule.

BOEMRE (Bureau of Ocean Energy Management and Regulatory Enforcement) SEMS Final Rule - Subpart S. Review & Solutions. March 2011.

BOEMRE (Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement). Report Regarding the Causes of the April 20, 2010 Macondo Well Blowout. September 14, 2011.

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Bratton, J. Introduction to OSHA. April 2011.

Broadribb, M. April 2008. 3 Years on from Virginia City. 4th Global Congress on Process Safety . 

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Bromwich, Michael. Future of Offshore Oil and Gas Development in the U.S. Offshore Technology Conference, May 2011.

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BSEE (Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement). Interim Policy Document. August 15, 2012. Issuance of Incident of Non Compliance (INC) to Contractors


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Catton, William. Bottleneck. Humanity?s Impending Impasse. Xlibris. 2009

The Ecological Basis of Revolutionary Change. University of Illinois Press. 1982.

CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). 1992. Guidelines for Hazard Evaluation Procedures. American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Center for Chemical Process Safety, New York.

CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). 1993. Guidelines for Auditing Process Safety Management Systems. American Institute of Chemical Engineers, New York. 

CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). Process Safety Beacon. Trace quantities of flammables. November. 2001.

CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). Process Safety Beacon. Vacuum Tank Car. February 2002.

CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). 2003. Guidelines for Investigating Chemical Process Incidents. American Institute of Chemical Engineers, New York. 

CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). Process Safety Beacon. Don't pop your top . . . October 2003.

CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). Process Safety Beacon. Vacuum Hazards - Collapsed Tanks. 2007a.

CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). 2007a. Guidelines for Risk Based Process Safety. American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Center for Chemical Process Safety, New York.

CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). 2007b. Process Safety Leading and Lagging Metrics. American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Center for Chemical Process Safety, New York.

CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). Process Safety Beacon. Oil Tank Fire Caused by Static Discharge. December 2007c.

CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). Fire Protection — Long-Bolt Flangeless Valves. April 2010.

CCPS (The Center for Chemical Process Safety). Process Safety Beacon. Hose Hazards. October 2011.

CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). Process Safety Beacon. Strong Oxidizers. December 2013.

CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). Process Safety Beacon. Wrong hose causes ammonia leak. November 2015.

CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). Process Safety Beacon. Plugged Flame Arrestor Causes Explosion. April 2016a

CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). Process Safety Beacon. Understand Chemical Compatibility. July 2016b

CEP (Chemical Engineering Progress). February 2007. Vacuum Hazards - Collapsed Tanks.

Center for Offshore Safety. SEMS Toolkit.

Chemical Engineering. Chemical Safety: A Challenging Road Ahead. 2016.

Choroszy, M. A. Bourji, P. Prather. Design and implement a totally enclosed ground flare. Hydrocarbon Processing. March 2016.

Civil Aviation Authority (UK). CAP 437 Offshore Helicopter Landing Areas - Guidance on Standards. 2008

Coast Guard (United States Department of Transportation) 2001. Chemical Hazards Response Information System (CHRIS).

Coniglio, J. OSHA Inspections. Professional Safety. December 2010.

Corrigan, M. November 2005. Innovative, Flexible Strategies Needed to Overcome Human Capital Deficit. Journal of Petroleum Technology.

CPSF (Chemical Process Safety Reporter). July 1996.

Crum, R., B. Broberg. Update on the greenhouse gas regulation by the US EPA. Hydrocarbon Processing. November 2012.

Crumpler, D., D. Whittle. October 1996. How to effectively revalidate PHAs.Hydrocarbon Processing.

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CSB (U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board). Regulatory Approaches to Offshore Oil and Gas Safety. Public Hearing. December 2010.

Cullen, D. 1990. The Public Inquiry into the Piper Alpha Disaster. Department of Energy, HMSO Cm 1310, London.


Daniels, A. What is Behavior-Based Safety? Aubrey Daniels Intl. 2015.

Davenport, J.A. December 2006. History of the Loss Prevention Symposia: Forty Years, 1967-2006. Process Safety Progress.

Davis, R. Implementing a Corrosion-Under-Insulation Program. Chemical Engineering. March 2014.

Delaware (State of). Extremely Hazardous Substances Risk Management Act. Updated 1995.

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DeWitt, Lawrence A. Developing, Implementing and Managing a Risk-Based Safety and Health Auditing Process. American Society of Safety Engineers. 2005.

Dow's Fire & Explosion Index Hazard Classification Guide, 7th Edition. 1994. American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE).

Dow's Chemical Exposure Index Guide, 1st Edition. 1998. American Institute of Chemical Engineers AIChE).

Dreux, Mark. Preparing for and Managing for OSHA's Chemical NEP. Process Safety and Reliability Group. June 2009.

Duguid, Ian. Conducting a Process Plant Safety Audit. Chemical Engineering. April 2004.

Dunbobbin, Brian R., et al. Preventing Incidents at Newly Acquired Facilities: Implementation of Lessons Learned. Process Safety Progress. March 2006.


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EEMUA (Engineering Equipment and Materials Uses Association). Publication 191 Alarm systems - A guide to design, management and procurement. 3rd edition. 2013.

Einolf, David M., L. Menghini. November 2007. Acquisition of the PSM-Subject Facility: Considerations in Due Diligence.

EPA (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency). Risk Management Plan (RMP) Rule. 2004.

EPA (United States Environmental Protection Agency). Office of Emergency Management. Emergency Isolation for Hazardous Material Transfer — Applications and Limitations of Excess Flow Valves. June 2007 

ExxonMobil. Operations Integrity Management System. 2013-2016.


Fewtrell, L., Bartram, J. (eds.) Water quality guidelines, standards and health. London: IWA World Health Organization. 2001.

Foss, Nicole. 40 ways to lose your future. 2009.


Gano, Dean L. Apollo Root Cause Analysis. Atlas Books. 2007.

Gell, C. and L, Schilling. Empowering Young Professionals to Lead After "The Big Crew Change". Society of Petroleum Engineers 115341. 2008.

Geyer T. et al. November 1990. Prevent Pipe Failures Due to Human Errors. Chemical Engineering Progress.

Giles, D., P. Lodal. June 2001. Case Histories of Pump Explosions while Running Isolated. Process Safety Progress.

Gold, R., B. Casselman. Far Offshore, A Rash of Close Calls. Wall Street Journal. 2010-12-08. 

Goldacre, Ben. Bad Science. Faber and Faber. 2008

Gooch, J. Keys to successful alarm management. Hydrocarbon Processing. April 2011.

Goldshmid, Y. Destroying Organic Wastes: Thermal Oxidizer Basics. Chemical Engineering Progress. May 2005.

Greer, John Michael. Problems and Predicaments. 2006.

Greer, S. August 2008. Lessons-Learned Knowledge Management System for Engineers. Chemical Engineering.

Greer, John Michael. The Ecotechnic Future — Envisioning a Post-Peak World. New Society Publishers. 2009.

Grimes, William H. Flight Safety Management "Best Practices". 2008. 

Gylstorff, Torjus. Defense-in-Depth Enables Protection of Critical Pipeline Assets. Pipeline & Gas Journal. November 2012.


Hadden, S. August 1990. Risk Communication: Some Guidelines. Chemical Processing.

Haddon-Cave, Charles. The Nimrod Review. Her Majesty's Stationery Office. 2009.

Hahn, Scott. Decomworld. 2013

Hannan, D. Off-the-job Safety. Professional Safety. December 2012.

Hanratty, T. Corrosion under insulation is a hidden problem. Hydrocarbon Processing. March 2013.

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Health and Safety Authority (Ireland). Behaviour Based Safety Guide. 2013.

Health and Safety Executive (UK). A Guide to the Offshore Installations (Safety Case) Regulations 2005. Draft for Comment.  January 2006

Heiler, K. Is the Australian mining industry ready for a safety case regime? 31st International Conference of Safety In Mines Research Institutes. October 2005.

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Hendershot, D. An Overview of Inherently Safer Design. Process Safety Progress. June 2006 .

Henley, Ernest J., H. Kumamoto. Probabilistic Risk Assessment: Reliability Engineering, Design, and Analysis. 1991 .

Heppenstall, J. 22 Billion Energy Slaves. 2013-11-08.

Hipple, J. 2007. Improve Check Listing with Predictive Failure Analysis.

Hollifield, B. Understand and Cure High Alarm Rates. Chemical Engineering. March 2016.

Hopkins, A. Lessons from Longford: The Esso Gas Plant Explosion. CCH Australia Ltd. 2000

HSE (Health and Safety Executive). Jet Fires.

HSE (Health and Safety Executive). Pool Fires.

HSE (United Kingdom Health & Safety Executive). Inherent-Safety. Offshore Hydrocarbon Releases Statistics and Analysis, 2002.

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Huddleston, J. The Role of Hazardous Area Classification in Process Safety. July 2016.


IMCA (International Marine Contractors Association). Guidance on Simultaneous Operations (SIMOPs). 2010.

International Association of Drilling Contractors. Health, Safety and Environmental Case Guideline for Mobile Offshore Drilling Units. Issue 3.2. October 2006.

International Association of Oil & Gas Producers. Recommended Practice on Key Performance Indicators. Report No. 456. April 2011. 

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ISO/IEC 17021. 2011. Conformity assessment - Requirements for bodies providing audit and certification of management systems.


Jenkins, S. Key Reactions for the Petrochemical Industry. Chemical Engineering. June 2016.

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Jofriet, P. Alarm Management. Chemical Engineering. February. 2005.

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