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What's New

  • COP Members Dave Strobhar (Beville Engineering), Maurice Wilkins (Yokogawa) and Ferdinand Coster (Yokogawa) will be presenting at the 1st International Symposium on Human Mental Workload: Models and Applications at the Dublin Institute of Technology on June 28-30, 2017.  Presentations include Petrochemical plant console operator workload - the issues, Managing operator workload with standards based decisions support and Smart workload balancing. 

  • Thanks for joining us at the 2017 April COP Meeting in Lake Charles, Louisiana at McNeese State University on April 3rd - 5th!  Members can view the presentations.

  • Attending the 2017 Ethylene Producers’ Committee Conference?  Learn more about the COP and human factors research to improve operator performance by attending Mark Nixon’s presentation, Process Event Avoidance: Using Identification of Process Faults to Avoid Abnormal Process Events on March 29, 2017 in San Antonio, TX.

  • The March Members Teleconference was held March 15th at 11am EDT.

  • Members and Non-members: Take the COP Highly Managed Alarm Survey!  All participants will receive results!