A Day In the Life of a Process Engineer
Brooke is currently a member of the asset team, which commissions, starts up, runs and maintains the new site. She provides technical assurance for the commissioning and start-up activities and is the focal point for proactive technical monitoring.
Brooke was also involved in selecting the plant’s technology and defining the project scope, and she worked intensively on the detailed design. The day of the final investment decision was a very emotional one because it meant this was really happening!
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According to Brooke, “Another big day for me was when we first made “virtual polyethylene” during our model acceptance test. This is the model that runs behind the dynamic simulator that we are now using to train our operators. Now, I’m looking forward to the day we make our first real polyethylene!”