Power Generation

Typical services provided by ESC in the Power Generation sector include:

Hydroelectric Power

  • Undertaking Quantitative Risk Assessment for Flood Gate Control System, including SIL Targeting for Dam overtopping; spurious unplanned opening and ‘River allowed to run dry’ hazards.  Also providing Safety Integrity Level (SIL) Verification for corresponding Safety Instrumented Functions (SIFs)
  • Conducting risk assessments on operation and maintenance activities in order to produce safe working procedures
  • Carrying out risk assessments for Hydro Power Plant including analysis of water system; turbine / generator and utilities.
  • Identifying required protection systems and inspection / test requirements
  • Wind Farms
  • Conducting risk assessments of the general operation of wind turbines to identify hazards associated with the company employees and the general public
  • Providing a review of the risks associated with the maintenance of wind turbines