A discussion of operational safety and reliability of LNG facilities covers the behavior of LNG spills on land or on open water; prevention of LNG ignition; codes for methods, materials, design and fabrication, spill containment, relief in closed systems, fire protection, and personnel protection; a system for checking, reviewing, and approving at all phases from design through installation; training programs; startup problems; and emergency training.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the ASME Pet. Mech. Eng. Conference, New Orleans, La., Setp. 17-21, 1972.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    Two Park Avenue
    New York, NY  United States  10016-5990
  • Authors:
    • Uhl, A E
    • Amoroso, L A
    • Seiter, R H
  • Publication Date: 1972-9

Media Info

  • Pagination: 17 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00056401
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Petroleum Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: ASME #72-Pet-53 Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 15 1974 12:00AM