This paper is intended to explore the "typical" path that businesses go down when an unexpected cooling tower failure occurs. Review the time and resources spent in planning and executing a recovery plan. Then review an alternative path that could be chosen to expedite the recovery and avoid any needless losses. The paper will also explore the need for, and the value of having a good executable contingency plan in place.

06-05: Responding to a Cooling Tower Emergency

  • Billy Childers, Aggreko LLC