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Orpic’s aromatics plant achieves milestone

Orpic’s aromatics plant in Sohar has announced the successful completion of seven years of safe operations without any Lost Time Injury (LTI). Over seven years ago, para-xylene was first declared ‘On-Spec’ and safely diverted to the day tank, thereby achieving a major safety milestone. Both events mark a major milestone in the Aromatics Plant’s journey, Orpic said in a statement.

As a leading organization, Orpic places emphasis on safety — be it their people, plant or operations. The company works with a clear target to zero harm across all its operations proactively identifies, analyses and mitigates any impact that may occur across its areas of operations.

Hamed al Ajmi, GM — Aromatics Plant, said, “We are extremely happy and proud of our achievement.
The operations, maintenance & technical services teams at the Aromatics Plant are closely aligned with the HSE rules and practices, so our combined strengths form a formidable barrier in avoiding incidents.
In order to assist and emphasise safety, a wide range of tools have been developed over the years: permit to work, internal/external audits, drills, training/coaching followed by evaluation, adhering to standard operating procedures, developing process safety awareness & culture to name a few.

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