Richard Palluzi

Pilot Plant and Laboratory Engineering, Safety, and Design Consultant, Area Electrical Classification and Hazardous Area Wiring Consultant.
Certificate # 984
Richard P Palluzi LLC
72 Summit Drive
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
Phone #: 908-285-3782

Areas of Expertise:

Pilot plant and laboratory design, construction, start up, and operations
Pilot plant and laboratory safety consulting and audits
Pilot Plant and Laboratory codes compliance, interpretation, and audits
Research support & safety
Area electrical classification consulting and hazardous area wiring.
Pilot plant and laboratory unit relocation
Laboratory relocation design, estimating, and project management
Hazard analysis and risk assessment for all types of research equipment and operations
Training, both custom and standard
Start up and commissioning for laboratories and pilot plants
Piping and Instrument Diagrams (P&ID’S)
Research vessel and equipment design


Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ

1976 Master of Engineering (ChE) Thesis: Gasification of Solid Wastes
1974 Bachelor of Engineering with high honors (ChE) GPA: 3.7/4.0 Rank: 20/256


ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Co & ExxonMobil Chemical Americas, 1976 – 2015
Linden, Clinton and Florham Park, NJ Senior Pilot Plant and Laboratory Design and Support specialist

Consultant to the pharmaceutical and chemical process industries on laboratory, pilot plant, and research support issues including design, cost estimating, code compliance, safety, start up, and technical issues, 2015 – Present

AIChE continuing education instructor 1989-2004

University of Wisconsin continuing education instructor 2005-present

50 published articles
2 published books
105 Blog Articles

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