Mathematics Corpus Christi College, Oxford BA (Hons) MA (Oxon)
Numerical Analysis with Functional Analysis, Brunel University, MSc
Fellow of the Institution of Chemical Engineers FIChemE
European Engineer FEANI
C Eng, Member of the Institution of Gas Engineers and Managers MIGEM
C Math Fellow of the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications FIMA
Institution of Chemical Engineers Professional Process Safety Engineer
Institution of Chemical Engineers Register of Environment Professionals
Publications (Copies of some available on request: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Published Project Reports
Statutory Assessment of Pipeline Design re: Application for Consent to Construct a Pipeline (Section 40 of the Gas Act, 1976, as amended): Corrib Pipeline. Report for Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources. Entec Report January 2011. See http://www.dcenr.gov.ie/NR/rdonlyres/FE59FCF9-C2A1-4DB6-B7E1-A7238EBDC86E/0/EntecReport.pdf
Major Accidents and their Prevention
UK Experience on Safety Legislation.
G.S.G. Beveridge and P.J. Waite.
One-day Seminar, Safety and Loss Prevention in the Process
Industries. I.Chem.E. (Irish Branch, Southern Centre), and
Institute of Engineers,
and Prevention of Major Accidents.
A Half-day Seminar to the World Bank,
Safety and Loss Prevention - International Comparisons. G.S.G. Beveridge and P.J.Waite. Multi-stream '85, I.Chem.E. Symposium, Series No. 94, April 1985.
Cases: Objectives, Use and Content.
Peter Waite. Chemistry and
Cases for UK Offshore Installations.
Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering Conference.
Process Plant Design and Operation (Guidance for Safe Practice) Techniques for Loss Prevention (Chapter 6). I.Chem.E 1992.
Root Cause Analysis in Accident Investigation, IBC Global Conferences, London, 22nd and 23rd November 1999.
Bund Design To Prevent Overtopping by Glenn Pettitt and Peter Waite in Hazards XVII, Process safety—fulfilling our responsibilities, IChemE Symposium Series No. 149, 2003
Lessons Re-learned: “Recurring accidents: overfilling vessels”. The Chemical Engineer (Invited Article) March 2013. Peter Waite
Quantified Risk Assessment
Risk Assessment for an LPG Storage and Export Terminal. R.M. Pitblado and P.J. Waite. Engineers of Australia, Conference Paper, Melbourne, 1983.
Safety and Hazard Analysis. P.J.
Waite and M.A. English. Pipeline
Industries Guild Lecture,
Testing the Reasonableness of Risk Criteria. D.O. Hagon, P.J. Waite and R. Sylvester-Evans. Reliability '85 (July).
Risk Assessment: Prediction and Reality published in The Chemical Industry After Bhopal. P.J. Waite, R. Sylvester-Evans and P.L. Hancock. Oyez Conference, November 1985.
Effect of Macro Modelling Assumptions on Risk Analysis Results. M.A. English and P.J. Waite.
Uses of Hazard and Risk Analysis in the Chemical Industry. P.J. Waite and R. Sylvester-Evans. World Conference on Chemical Accidents,
Assessment and Technology Transfer.
P.J. Waite, D.E. Shillito and R. Sylvester-Evans. I.Chem.E.
Symposium Preventing Major Chemical and Process Related Accidents,
Safety and Risk Assessment in Public Decision Making. P.J. Waite and D.E Shillito. In CHEMECA 88. Institution of Engineers
Risks from pipelines: single dense-phase versus dual gas and liquids lines by P.J. Waite and Dr. L. Small. Pipeline Risk Assessment Rehabilitation and Repair, Houston, Texas 1993 and Manchester 1993.
Life Cycle QRA Presented at 8th Annual European Summer School on Major Hazards, 13th-17th September 1993, Christ's College, Cambridge. IBC Technical Services.
the Extent to which Incorporating Risk Assessment into the Concept Evaluation
Stage Can Help Minimise Risks and Costs, IIR Conference,
& Risk Analysis: Whole Life Cycle Approach Euroforum
Conference Offshore Platform Design & Construction,
QRA of a South American Refinery at Management of Risk & Risk Acceptability Joint Royal Society of Chemistry & IChemE Meting: Register of Health & Safety Specialists. Register of Eco-Audit Specialists and Safety & Environment Registers, Annual Meeting 7 November 1996 at Royal Society of Chemistry.
to Comparative Risk Assessments of National and International Radioactive Waste
Disposal Options. By J A Heathcote,
A H Rintoul, and P J Waite. MRS2000
Safety & Reliability Society: 30 Years of Risk Assessment – Are we there yet? 14th October 2010, London, “30 years of QRA in Process Safety” Peter Waite
Governance and Business Risk by P J Waite and G Llewellyn. Info RM (Journal of the
Human Factors & Safety Culture
Overview of staffing arrangements assessment method in Assessing the Safety of Staffing Arrangements for Process Operations in the Chemical and Allied Industries organised by the CIA at Runcorn, 10 October 2002.
Examining the current health and safety situation in the recycling and waste management industries at Health and Safety in Recycling, Materials Recycling Week Conference, London, 11th February 2004
Safety Assessment Principles in Supervision Seminar an HSE seminar at
Repeated Accident Causes - Can We Learn? IChemE Hazards XXI Process Safety and Environmental Protection, Manchester November 2009.
Improving Front Line and Managerial Response to Loss of Containment Incident Safety Decision Making and Dynamic Risk Assessment Through New Guidance and a Training Toolkit, HAZARDS 27: IChemE Conference May 2017.
Peter Waite, Astrid Consulting, UK; with Gary Macalister, Macalister Associated Consultants, UK; Glenn Sibbick, Lincolnshire Business Consultants, UK; Alan McIntyre, Restrata Group, UK; Mark Scanlon, Energy Institute, UK
Development of a Simple Box-type Model for Dense Vapour Cloud Dispersion. P.J. Waite, C.I. Bradley, R.J.
Carpenter, C.G. Ramsay and M.A. English.
Second Symposium on Heavy Gases and Risk Assessment, Battelle Institut.
The Spread and Vaporisation of Cryogenic Liquids on Water. P.J. Waite, R.J. Whitehouse, E.B. Winn and W.A. Wakeham. Journal of Hazardous Materials 8, 1983, pp 165-184.
The Calibration of a Simple Model for Dense Gas Dispersion using the Thorney Island Phase 1 Trials Data. R.J. Carpenter, R.P. Cleaver, P.J. Waite and M.A. English. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 16 (1987).
How to: “Model Accidents”. The Chemical Engineer (Invited Article) September 2016 page 44, Peter Waite
Environmental Impact Assessment
Factors in the Environmental Impact of Potentially Hazardous Developments. R. Sylvester-Evans, M.S. Pratt and P.J.
Waite. Fourth Environment and
Safety Conference, Paper No. 62,
Environmental Safety Assessments of Major Hazards. D.E. Shillito and P.J. Waite. The Fifth International Environmental and Safety Conference, September 1985.
Technical Assessment of Industrial Planning Applications. M.S. Pratt and P.J. Waite. Environmental Aspects of Obtaining Industrial Planning Permission Seminar, London, 14th December 1988.
Safety issues in Decommissioning and Removal of Offshore Structures, IBC Technical Services Conference, London 15th-16th September 1993.
Estuary Modelling of Water Quality
in Partially Mixed Estuaries and its Effect on Salinity Intrusion. P.J. Waite and K. Sanmuganathan. Paper presented to the Diamond Jubilee
Symposium, Central Water and Power Research Station,
Control of Salt Water Intrusion in Estuaries by Means of a Dual Purpose Reservoir. Proceedings of the Oxford Symposium on Hydrological Forecasting, April 1980. IAHS Publication No. 129.
Irrigation & Drainage
Methods for Simulation of Water Table Levels. M.Sc. Thesis,
for Water Resources of the Rio Guayas, Ecuador, in Optimal Allocation of Water
Resources. Proceedings of the
Publication No. 135. Analysis of
Low Flows in the Nilwala Ganga, Sri Lanka. Poster Session,