39138 Road 56

Dinuba, CA 93618


Tel. (559) 591-8874

Fax. (559) 591-8896


CLN 481142





Industrial Systems Design

Controlled Atmosphere

Computer Control




Risk & Process Safety Management





Serving Fresno, Visalia, Bakersfield, and the entire San Joaquin Valley since 1984
Acronym Meaning
AA Administering Agency
ACGIH American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygenists
AHM Acutely Hazardous Material
AIChE/CCPS American Institue of Chemical Engineers/Center for Chemical Process Safety
AIHA American Industrial Hygiene Agency
API American Petroleum Institute
ASHRAE American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air-Conditioning Engineers
ASME American Society of Mechanical Engineers
ASP Alternative Security Plan
CalARP California Accidental Release Prevention
CAS Chemical Abstract Service
CCR California Code of Regulations
CFATS Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standard
CFR Code of Federal Regulations
CSAT Chemical Security Assessment Tool
CVI Chemical-terrorism Vulnerability Information
DHS Department of Homeland Security
DOT Department of Transportation
EHS Extremely Hazardous Substance
EMR Experience Modification Rating
EPA Environmental Protection Agency
ERPG Emergency Response Planning Guideline
HAZWOPER Hazardous Waste Operations
HBP Hazardous Business Plan
IIAR International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration
IIPP Injury and Illness Prevention Program
MOC Management of Change
NAICS North American Industry Classification System
NEC National Electric Code
NFPA National Fire Protection Association
NIOSH National Institute of Occupational Safety & Health
NRC National Research Council
OES Governor’s Office of Emergency Services
OSHA Occupational Safety and Health Administration
P&IDs Piping & Instrument Diagrams
PHA Process Hazard Analysis
PSM Process Safety Management
RETA Refrigeration Engineers and Technicians Association
RMP Risk Management Plan
RR Risk Ranking
SHI Substance Hazard Index
SOP Standard Operating Procedure
SSP Site Security Plan
STQ Screening Threshold Quantity
SVA Security Vulnerability Analysis
TLV Threshold Limit Value
UBC Uniform Building Code
UMC Uniform Mechanical Code