The accelerated growth of the world population creates an increase of energy needs. This requires new paths for oil supply to its users, which can be potential hazardous sources for individuals and the environment. Risk Analysis for Prevention of Hazardous Situations in Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering explains the potential hazards of petroleum engineering activities, emphasizing risk assessments in drilling, completion, and production, and the gathering, transportation, and storage of hydrocarbons. Designed to aid in decision-making processes for environmental protection, this book is a useful guide for engineers, technicians, and other professionals in the petroleum industry interested in risk analysis for preventing hazardous situations.Modern tank cars can hold up to 171, 000 l of compressed gas at pressures up to 40 bar. ... Both pressure and non-pressure tank cars may be heated, cooled, insulated and thermally protected against fire, depending on their service and the anbsp;...
|Title||:||Risk Analysis for Prevention of Hazardous Situations in Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering|
|Publisher||:||IGI Global - 2013-11-30|