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CONSORTIUM

ASTALDI ARABIA &


NASSER S. AL.HAJRI CO. LTD.
ORYX GTL PROJECT RAS LAFFAN

AS-AL

Nr
COMPONENT

ACTIVITY : PRESSURE TESTING ON PLANT COMPONENTS


Date of analysis
ATR/WHB/SD
AREA
UNIT 20
LOCAL CONDITIONS DURING THE OPERATION

STEP
Preliminary activities

HAZARD

Circuit Preparation
Installation of blinds

Fall down

CAUSE

Activity at height

Blinds/bolts fall down

Health Back
problems

Prepared By: Anil.R

Manual handlings of blinds

Reviewed: ALR

13.01.05

PREVENTIVE MEASURE
Test procedure
Circuit identification
Competent person in charge of the operation
People advised to avoid the risky area.
Cold works permit procedure to be followed.
Toolbox talks to be conducted for the crew before start of
activity.
Proper supervision to be in place.
Proper Scaffoldings/ working platforms to be provided for
access.
Scafftag system to be followed.
Full fall protection to be assured by using safety harnesses
Isolate area underneath
Competent people for the job.
Use of PPE
Limit the weight handled to no more than 25 kg per person

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CONSORTIUM
ASTALDI ARABIA &
NASSER S. AL.HAJRI CO. LTD.
ORYX GTL PROJECT RAS LAFFAN

AS-AL
Pressurising

Body Injuries

Breaking of the
Component/temporary
piping.
People injured by
pressurised water.

Properly calibrated Pressure Relief Valve installed.


Properly calibrated manifold and gauges to be used (tagged).
Ensure that gauge connections to the equipment are properly
tightened before pressurising.
Temporary pipes provided for the test should be of suitable
rating( certified for use at 1.5 X design pressure).
Slow increments of pressure.
Area to be isolated from unauthorised persons.
Blinds installed to be suitable for pressure applied.
Make sure the vents are open to release any trapped air.
Barricade the area and provide sign boards Danger, hydro
testing Keep away

Checks during
pressuring

Body damage

People fall down

De-pressuring

Body damage
Health uneasiness
from water
Equipment damage
Slip/ fall

People invested by
pressurized water.
Build up of vacuum while
depressurising.
Flooding the nearby area

Prepared By: Anil.R

Reviewed: ALR

Proper accessibility of the joints to be examined


Instruct inspector about the hazards involved.
Proper PPE usage to be followed.
Limit presence of people
Ensure that the vents are open to the atmosphere while
releasing pressure.
Dont spill the water on ground
Direct the water toward suitable sewer system/tanker

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CONSORTIUM
ASTALDI ARABIA &
NASSER S. AL.HAJRI CO. LTD.
ORYX GTL PROJECT RAS LAFFAN

AS-AL
Dismantling of the
circuit

See preparation

See preparation

Emergency response

Prepared By: Anil.R

See preparation
Follow the emergency procedure.
In emergency contact
Safety Manager
533 7314
Technip HSE Manager
535 8624
RLIC Emergency
474 8888
Male Nurse
560 2147

Reviewed: ALR

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