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Document ID (ISN)110507
CIS number 10-0108
Year 2008
Convention or series no. HSE RR 605
Author(s) Evans D.J., West J.M.
Title An appraisal of underground gas storage technologies and incidents, for the development of risk assessment methodology
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2008. xvi, 264p. Illus. Approx. 300 ref.
Internet access http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrpdf/rr605.pdf [in English]
Abstract The objective of this report was to assess the safety issues associated with the underground storage of natural gas. This has arisen because of the need to consider a number of applications submitted by various operators in the United Kingdom who wish to develop such facilities.
Descriptors (primary) explosion hazards; analysis of accident causes; gas industry; gas distribution
Descriptors (secondary) gas storage tanks; reliability; public OSH institutions; glossary
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation