1 03, 2018

Register Now for the PFPNet 2018 Conference

2018-03-06T19:33:39+01:00

The PFPNet 2018 Conference on the 20th and 21st June in Manchester, UK is now open for registration. Organisations who are Members of PFPNet can register up to three delegates, free of charge, and attend the Conference Dinner.  Additional delegates can be registered at a cost of £300 per day, or £500 for two days,

Register Now for the PFPNet 2018 Conference 2018-03-06T19:33:39+01:00
12 01, 2018

Members Required for PFPNet Testing and Certification Guidance Document Technical Subcommittee

2018-01-12T11:48:12+01:00

PFPNet is assembling a team to oversee the development of its next guidance document on Testing and Certification as it relates to fireproofing systems used in hydrocarbon facilities.  The Testing and Certification Guidance Document was voted for by the PFPNet Members as the next most important guidance document required by Industry. Purpose of the Document

Members Required for PFPNet Testing and Certification Guidance Document Technical Subcommittee 2018-01-12T11:48:12+01:00
9 01, 2018

PFPNet2018 Conference

2018-01-24T11:41:59+01:00

The date for the first Annual PFPNet conference is set for 20/21 June 2018 in Manchester, UK. The PFPNet2018 conference programme has been assembled to reflect what PFPNet wants to achieve – education, knowledge capture, seeking solutions to problems, stimulating ideas, providing a networking forum, and setting a forward-looking agenda. This first PFPNet conference is your

PFPNet2018 Conference 2018-01-24T11:41:59+01:00
1 06, 2017

PFPNet Officially Begins Work Scopes

2018-01-09T15:35:54+01:00

With 23 member companies, PFPNet has officially begun! Initially, we sought to recruit 30 member companies before embarking upon our 2017 proposal– however, to maintain momentum, a narrower initial scope of work is being focussed on. The first year will therefore comprise of the most pressing issues identified at PFPNet’s launch meetings in both Manchester, UK, and

PFPNet Officially Begins Work Scopes 2018-01-09T15:35:54+01:00
26 04, 2017

Total – Latest Member to Join PFPNet

2017-08-04T12:16:33+01:00

Since launching in the UK towards the end of 2016 and in the US at the start of 2017, The Hydrocarbon Passive Fire Protection Network (PFPNet) has now gained the following members: Advanced Insulation Alfred Miller Contracting Carboline ConocoPhillips Esterline EXOVA Hempel HSE Isolatek International Jotun Paints MMI Engineering Morgan Advanced Materials Perenco PFP Specialists

Total – Latest Member to Join PFPNet 2017-08-04T12:16:33+01:00
3 03, 2017

Shell and TechnipFMC Join PFPNet

2017-08-04T11:56:13+01:00

After the successful technical meeting held in Houston on the 15th of February, PFPNet is pleased to announce that Shell and TechnipFMC are the latest companies to sign up to the group – committing to improving the competency surrounding Passive Fire Protection (PFP) within the Hydrocarbon Passive Fire Protection Industry. PFP has been in existence

Shell and TechnipFMC Join PFPNet 2017-08-04T11:56:13+01:00
20 02, 2017

Successful Launch of PFPNet in Houston, Texas

2017-07-05T20:52:39+01:00

On Wednesday 15th February, Simon Thurlbeck and Graham Boaler introduced The Hydrocarbon Passive Fire Protection Network (PFPNet) to a number of Operators, EPCs, Manufacturers, Fabricators and Consultants in Houston, Texas.  Over 50 representatives from companies such as Shell, Bechtel, Dow, Marathon Oil, BP, Jotun Paints, Carboline, PPG, Sherwin-Williams and Promat attended, with many commenting that the

Successful Launch of PFPNet in Houston, Texas 2017-07-05T20:52:39+01:00
7 02, 2017

PFPNet is Coming to Houston – February 15th!

2017-07-06T07:54:19+01:00

The Hydrocarbon Passive Fire Protection Network (PFPNet) was launched in the UK last year via a one-day technical meeting in Manchester.  So far, Advanced Insulation, EXOVA, Hempel, HSE, Jotun Paints, Perenco, Promat, Sherwin Williams, Trelleborg and Woodside have joined the group.  Such commitment will enable PFPNet to embark upon its commitments for 2017, which include defining

PFPNet is Coming to Houston – February 15th! 2017-07-06T07:54:19+01:00
9 01, 2017

PFPNet to Launch in the US

2017-07-06T08:04:37+01:00

After the success of the Technical Meeting that took place in the UK towards the end of last year, which saw over 70 attendees with diverse hydrocarbon PFP-related background discuss key concerns surrounding their industry, PFPNet is now taking its launch event to the USA. Attendees will have the opportunity to offer their thoughts and

PFPNet to Launch in the US 2017-07-06T08:04:37+01:00
2 11, 2016

Proposal for PFPNet Activities in 2017 Released

2018-01-18T15:29:02+01:00

PFPNet is an industry organisation, open to all interested parties to become members, and funded by membership subscription.  The group is run purely for the benefit of its members as a not-for-profit organisation with the objective of increasing knowledge of passive fire protection and to raise standards and awareness generally across an industry that is

Proposal for PFPNet Activities in 2017 Released 2018-01-18T15:29:02+01:00