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Document ID (ISN)36729
CIS number 81-2060
ISSN - Serial title 0409-2961 - Bezopasnost' truda v promyšlennosti
Year 1980
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Storožev I.F.
Title Explosion-proof electrical equipment for drilling rigs
Original title Vzryvozaščiščennoe ėlektrooborudovanie burovyh ustanovok [in Russian]
Bibliographic information July 1980, No.7, p.37-39.
Abstract Review of safety measures to prevent explosions caused by electric sparks on drilling rigs: selection, at design stage, of electrical equipment with suitable specification (voltage, maximum amperage, power, load factor, explosion-proof design) for the danger zone in which it is installed, and safety devices suitable for the working conditions; preventive maintenance of electrical equipment and periodic examination and testing.
Descriptors (primary) explosive atmospheres; drilling rigs and derricks; petroleum and natural gas industry; explosion-proof electrical equipment
Descriptors (secondary) preventive maintenance; safety by design; explosion prevention
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Chemicals, plastics and rubber
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry