Impact of Fire Exposure on Gas Filled Vessels
- Type: Archived Webinar
- Level: Intermediate
- Duration: 1 hour
If your storage vessels were exposed to fire, what is the likelihood they would fail? Does your company have a mitigation plan in place?
This webinar will examine the impact of fire exposure on gas filled vessels. It will focus on the potential hazards, risks, failure assessment associated with gas filled vessels exposed to external fire, and potential mitigation methods including but not limited to water sprays, depressuring valves, relief devices, and fire proofing insulation.
This 60-minute program is designed for process safety professionals or managers who play a key role in managing process safety, especially within oil and gas, petrochemicals, and chemical industries.
You Will Learn:
- Best practices for the assessment of failure potential for gas filled vessels exposed to external fire
- Methods and considerations for effective mitigation and pressure relief design
- Depressuring requirements
Georges A. Melhem, Ph.D., FAIChE is President and Chief Executive Officer of ioMosaic, and is an internationally known expert in the areas of pressure relief and flare systems design, chemical reaction systems, process safety, and risk analysis. As the founder of ioMosaic Corporation, he has over 30 years of engineering and process safety experience, and has participated in numerous risk management, consequence analysis, and quantitative risk assessment studies for commercial and government clients.
Dr. Melhem has provided litigation support and expert witness testimony to...Read more
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