BOWL HOOD OF THE PURIFIER DAMAGED DUE TO IMPROPER ASSEMBLY


Name: Boddu Ganapathy, Student ID: 3493, Rank: Chief Engineer

Summary:
HFO purifier bowl hood damaged
While assembling of HFO purifier 2/E not taken proper boiler height while assembling of purifier during out of HFO purifier while doing de sludge operation the bowl hood got damaged and got heat purifier to the 4/E & E/O

Corrective Action/ Lessons to be learnt:
Always measure bowl that before and after dismantling & assembling of purifier
Proper PPE
Refer manufacturers manual carefully
Consult senior officer in case of any doubt

Incident:
HFO Purifier bowl hood curve broken into piece & oil spill in the purifier room
Near win or loss of life to E/M Personals
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