The International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) Great Lakes Chapter will be hosting a webinar on Dust Hazard Analysis. Process Plus Process Safety Expert and Process Engineer, Ken Koehler, will be the presenter. The webinar is scheduled for May 9th. For more information on attending the webinar, click here.

Ken has over 35 years of experience as a Process/Project Engineer in the Pharmaceutical, Chemical, Food & Beverage, Paper and Specialty Products industries.  Within Process Safety Management, he has experience as a Process Safety Engineer preforming various Process Hazard Analysis  (PHA) and Dust Hazard Analysis (DHA) for major projects including fatty acids production, plastics, reagent grade solvents, pharmaceuticals, and health and beauty care products.

He is a registered professional engineer in the States of Ohio and Alabama, and holds a National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) Record.  Ken is an active member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) and the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE).  Ken earned a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the New Jersey Institute of Technology, and has completed training in Hazard and Operability Studies (HAZOPS), Level of Protection Analysis (LOPA), Safety Integrity Level (SIL), and Dust Hazard Analysis (DHA).  In just the last 12 months, Ken has facilitated DHA’s at food, pharmaceutical and resin making facilities.