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Document ID (ISN)60281
CIS number 93-973
ISBN(s) 0-11-882066-4
Year 1992
Convention or series no. OTI 92 585
Steel Construction Institute
Title Generic foundation data to be used in the assessment of blast and fire scenarios and typical structural details for primary, secondary and supporting structures/components
Bibliographic information HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1992. 69p. Illus. Price: GBP 10.00.
Abstract This report is one of a series addressing general issues relevant to blast and fire engineering for offshore structures. Information on 21 platforms was examined in order to establish generic data and information representative of existing and new installations in the North Sea. A description of previous and present-day practice for offshore structures is presented with particular emphasis on topside structures, modular construction, equipment and utilities, secondary structures, module cladding and non-structural components. A set of four representative modules has been established for each of which design details have been developed enabling the investigation of various fire/blast scenarios.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; fire hazards; offshore oil extraction; explosion hazards; structural steel work
Descriptors (secondary) safety by design; compilation of statistics
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Fires
Petroleum and natural gas industry