Case Study: NGL Plant, Mossmorran

Location:  Shell UK, Fife NGL Plant, Mossmorran

Removal and disposal of Cristobalite debris which was discovered within the furnace (module 2 – DFSS01 during routine shut-down inspection, removal of debris was carried out under controlled “asbestos removal” conditions.  Material was found on base of furnace which was approximately 4m2.

Sureclean Scope

Provide manpower and equipment to remove and dispose of the debris.

Technical Challenge

  • Set up & test mobile decontamination unit
  • Clean up all loose dust & debris
  • Analyst to carry out reassurance air test within furnace
  • Demobilise equipment and personal from site
  • Transfer all waste to Alness waste transfer station

Restrictions / Considerations

  • Timeline - Critical Path Project
  • Project Management, resourcing, planning and scheduling
  • Hazardous Environment - Confined Space Entry Working
  • Waste containment and transfer

Key Facts

  • Project completed without safety or environmental incident.
  • Project completed on time and within budget.
  • Involved 3x Sureclean personnel, dayshift work over weekend.

Additional Information

Good Client relationship and a high level of project management involvement assured that all works were completed to a high standard, and that all client’s requirements were met and exceeded with praise given to our frontline staff.