Pattabathula, V.

SVP Chemical Plant Services, Brisbane, Australia

Venkat Pattabathula is the Principal Consultant at SVP Chemical Plant Services. Prior to this position, he was the global ammonia technology manager for Incitec Pivot Ltd., where he supported manufacturing facilities in Australia and North America. His specialties include process design, project development, commissioning, plant operation, process safety management and manufacturing excellence programs. Mr. Pattabathula has been a member of AIChE since 1989, and has been an elected member of the Ammonia Safety Committee of AIChE since 2005. He is a chartered professional engineer of Engineers Australia and a registered professional engineer of Queensland. Mr. Pattabathula earned an MTech degree in chemical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology.

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Murugan, A., Fitiri; Pattabathula, V., SVP Chemical Plant Services

The human factor has played a significant role in chemical plant accidents and production loss incidents over the past 60 yr.