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Joint US and European DIERS User Group Meeting 2015

Joint US and European Workshop on Process and Plant Safety

2015 Joint DiERS

Joint DiERS Meeting in Dusseldorf, Germany

The European and US DIERS User´s Groups invite to a joint conference at CSE Center of Safety Excellence in Dusseldorf, Germany. Experts from all parts of the world exchange their latest knowledge and practices in Process and Plant safety within the chemical, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, oil- and gas industry.

Event Dates:
June 10 – 12, 2015

Event venue:
Dusseldorf, Germany

Conference Hotel:
open_in_new Konferenzzentrum Hotel Maritim
Dusseldorf Airport, Germany

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Schmidt
CSE-Institut, Germany

Harold Fisher, Fisher Inc., USA

Host of the conference:
Rembe GmbH, Brilon

Number of participants:
80 from 10 countries



Hauser, J. – PROSAF
Report Relieving Pressures


Paul, K.. – PENTAIR
Dynamics of direct spring operated pressure relief valves with inlet piping summary of recent results


Melhem, G. – ioMosaic
Modeling of Dynamics for PRV Stability for Liquid Systems


Schmidt, J.; Denecke, J. – CSE-Institute
Center of Safety Excellence – Research and Innovation in Process and Plant Safety


Basco, J. – Lyondellbasell
API Standard 520, Part II, 6th edition Engineering Analysis concept applied to safety valves with inlet pressure drops greater than 3 %


Dannenmaier, T.; Schmidt, J. – CSE-Institute | Odenwald, O. – BASF
European Program on Evaluation of Safety Valve Stability


Wood, G.; Conzen, J. – Fauske & Associates
Modeling and Computation of Reaction Forces on Relief Piping During Depressurization


Smith, D.; Burgess, J. – Smith & Burgess
The Quarter Wave Model and Complex Piping Systems


Faulk, N. – Siemens Energy, Inc
Determining Discharge Coefficients: Two-Phase Relief for Certified & Non-Certified Valve


Arthur, G. – Syngenta
Process Hazards Section: My Experiences with Autocatalytic Decompositions


Kennedy, M. – SPDS Ltd
Scaling up Emergency Venting Studies


Ralbovsky, P. – Netzsch
New Tools and Methods for Thermal Hazards Screening and Fire Exposure Testing


Ferreira, J. et al. – DOW Chemical
Practical Examples of Alternate Overpressure Protection Systems – An Owner’s Perspective


Bodizs, L. – Evonik
Dynamic Models for Safety Shutdown of Distillation Columns


Egan, S. – Solvay
It’s a washout Learning lessons from the clean out of a stock tank


Korelshteyn, L. – Truboprovod
Choked and Near-Choked Real Gas and Two-Phase Flow Analysis of Discharge Piping


Leung, J. – Leung Inc.
DIERS Round-Robin Vinyl Acetate Solution Runaway Polymerization – Experimental Data, Analysis and Relief Design Exercise


Bigot, P.; Xu, J. – Ècole des mines de Saint-Ètienne
Vapor runaway reaction: 1- φ or 2-φ vent flow?


Moncalvo, D. – Braunschweiger Flammenfilter
Weather impact on in- and outbreathing from non refrigerated low pressure storage tanks: state of the art and beyond


Claramunt, S. REMBE GmbH | Schmidt, J. – CSE-Institute
Sizing of Rupture Disc Vent Lines for Two-Phase Flow acc. to HNE-CSE Model


Leung, J. – Leung Inc.
Methods to Characterize Non-Equilibrium Flow Behavior in Pressure Relief Valves


Mutegi, M. REMBE GmbH | Schmidt, J. – CSE-Institute
Experimental Investigation and Modeling of Rupture Disc Vent Line Systems in Two-Phase Gas/Liquid Flow