Evaluation of the Effects and Consequences of Major Accidents in Industrial Plants
  • Release Date : 21 September 2017
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Genre : Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 570 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780444638922
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Download or read book entitled Evaluation of the Effects and Consequences of Major Accidents in Industrial Plants by author: Joaquim Casal which was release on 21 September 2017 and published by Elsevier with total page 570 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Evaluation of the Effects and Consequences of Major Accidents in Industrial Plants, Second Edition, covers the essential aspects of a diverse range of major accidents including fires, explosions and toxic clouds, and provides the key models necessary to calculate their effects and consequences with applications to real incidents. New topics in this up-to-date edition include dust explosions, evaluation of frequencies and probabilities, domino effect, transportation of hazardous materials, and analysis of significant accidents. The new edition of Evaluation of the Effects and Consequences of Major Accidents in Industrial Plants is a valuable resource to engineers from the chemical/petrochemical industry and those working with the transportation of hazardous materials (by road, rail, or pipelines), in addition to engineering companies and academics alike. Evaluates the expected/probable occurrence frequency of major accidents Describes the main features of fires, explosions and toxic releases Includes mathematical modeling of major accidents, evaluation of their effects, and consequences on people and equipment Explains how to perform a Quantitative Risk Analysis

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