EVALUATING SHIPBOARD PAINT AND FLAMMABLE LIQUID STORAGE LOCKERS; FINAL REPT

This report provides an evaluation of the hazards associated with shipboard paint and flammable liquid storage lockers on merchant ships. The report also analyzes proposed modifications of the SOLAS regulations addressing fire suppression requirements for paint lockers. Finally, conclusions and recommendations are made for improvement in the regulations for fire and explosion protection of paint locker spaces. Fire, Suppression systems, Paint lockers, Hazard analysis, Flammable liquids, Deflagration, Combustible liquids, Explosion, Storage.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared in cooperation with Worcester Polytechnic Inst., MA 01609- 2280.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Hughes Associates, Incorporated

    3610 Commerce Drive, Suite 817
    Baltimore, MD  United States  21227-1652

    Coast Guard

    Office of Research and Development
    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Authors:
    • Nelson, H E
    • Budnick, E K
    • Gewain, R G
    • Siegmann, C W
  • Publication Date: 1994-2

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 105 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00670557
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: USCG-D-06-94
  • Contract Numbers: DTCG39-92-D-E38K37
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 11 1995 12:00AM