Working Environment


illustrasjon-stoy1-e1426080930160Working Environment is used to describe the surrounding conditions in which an employee operates, such as physical conditions, equipment used or work processes. Xafe offers a broad range of services with the purpose of defining and mapping working environment.

Studies and deliveries

  • Working Environment & Impact Assessment (WEIA)
  • Wind Chill Studies (with optional CFD simulations using the FLACS software)
  • WEAC (mapping surveys, updates of original WEAC)
  • Minor WE studies:
    • WE Analysis
    • Design reviews
    • Health Risk Assessments (HRA)
    • Coarse Job Hazard Analysis

Site inspections

  • Follow up equipment / skids according to WE requirements during the project phases
  • Develop deviation proposals or proposed mitigating measures for established deviations
  • Illumination measurement and evaluation
  • Noise measurement and evaluation
  • Management of chemicals

Ergonomic studies/ prevention of musculoskeletal strains and injuries

  • Layout
  • Access and clearances for performance of tasks
  • Location of work functions (displays, control actuators, manually operated valves, etc.)
  • View conditions
  • Repetitive movements
  • Lifting and transportation aids
  • Manual handling
  • Sedentary work

Human Factors