Safety of atmospheric storage tanks during accidental explosions

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Noret , E.; Prod'Homme , Gaëtan; Yalamas , Thierry; Reimeringer , Mathieu; Hanus , Jean-Luc; Duong , Duy-Hung;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1080/19648189.2012.699740
  • Subject: EXPLOSION | FIABILITE | ATMOSPHERIC TANK | SENSITIVITY ANALYSIS | IMPACT | RELIABILITY | EFFET DOMINO | ANALYSE DE SENSIBILITE<br />---<br />DOMINO EFFECT | RESERVOIR | [SPI]Engineering Sciences [physics] | [ SPI ] Engineering Sciences [physics] | BLAST

International audience; The occurrence of a chain reaction from blast on atmospheric storage tanks in oil and chemical facilities is hard to predict. The current French practice for SEVESO facilities ignores projectiles and assumes a critical peak overpressure value obs... View more
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