Downstream 2019

Petrochemical Update, June 11, 2019

Event Overview

7,000+ Downstream professionals within Process Engineering, Engineering & Construction, Reliability & Maintenance, Shutdowns & Turnarounds and Supply Chain & Logistics will convene on Houston June 11-12, 2019 at the George Brown Convention Center to tackle core challenges with world-class experts, hear about the latest disruptive tech, and to meet and form partnerships with new and existing suppliers.

If you work in or supply services to the Petrochemical, Chemical, Refining or LNG industries make sure you’re in Houston June 11-12 for Downstream 2019!

Event Themes

  • Advanced Maintenance Strategies: Shift from a model of reactive to predictive maintenance with the latest advances in requesting, planning, scheduling and recording of maintenance.
  • Designing for Reliability: Hear from industry pioneers on how to ensure that the capital project is the birthplace of reliability by properly considering design for reliability & maintenance (DFRAM) principles at every stage of a project.
  • Innovative Technology: With an increasingly crowded technological landscape learn how to select, test and implement innovative technology that will deliver the biggest ROI.
  • Recruitment & Training: In the face of increasing labor demand and reduced availability, re-think your strategy on how to attract, recruit and most importantly retain talented and experienced maintenance professionals.
  • Capital Project Integration: With the integration of capital work now an industry standard, discover the best model for success including resourcing, planning, and accountability strategies.
  • Optimize Time Between Turnarounds: Rethink your event schedule and discover how to make rationalised business focussed decisions that enable you to find the ‘the sweet spot’ between production, reliability and risk.
  • Sharing Best Practice Across Sites: Discover how to leverage the success of individual site turnarounds and exploit your historical data on events to define and roll out a gold standard across your portfolio.
  • Turnaround Resourcing: With an already intensively competitive labor market becoming increasing stretched find out how the industry is rethinking permanent staffing levels and making themselves an attractive prospect for contractors.

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