DEKRA Process Safety

DEKRA Process Safety helps organisations ensure robust process safety within their operations through consulting, testing and training.

Founded in 1986 as Chilworth Technology, DEKRA Process Safety has grown to provide worldwide solutions to companies in a range of industries. In 2011, our parent company, DEKRA, with safety as its mission, acquired Chilworth  Technology, the proven leader in process safety. DEKRA Process Safety represents the collective expertise of our legacy Chilworth  businesses - built on a merging of minds, uniting experts in our fields and leaders in process safety.

For over thirty years we have provided specialist services for the identification, analysis, prevention and management of fires, explosions and accidental chemical releases in the chemical and process industry. The breadth and depth of our expertise in process safety make us globally recognised specialists and trusted advisors in the field. We help our clients understand and evaluate their risks and work together to develop pragmatic solutions. Our value-adding, practical approach integrates specialist process safety management, engineering and testing. We seek to educate and grow client competence to provide sustainable performance improvement. Partnering with our clients we combine technical expertise with a passion for protecting people and assets and reducing harm. As part of DEKRA, the world’s leading expert organisation, we are the global partner for a safer world.


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