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Document ID (ISN)66495
CIS number 96-954
ISSN - Serial title Revista CIPA
Year 1996
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Takashina N.T.
Title The concept of safety barriers and their reliability in an oil well operation
Original title O conceito de barreira de seguranša e sua confiabilidade em um pošo de petrˇleo [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Feb. 1996, Vol.17, No.195, p.83-92. Illus. 7 ref.
Abstract Survey of the theory and practice of safety barriers as they are used in oil exploration, in the operation of oil wells, in drilling operations and in well completion activities. Several fault trees illustrating the use of safety barriers are given.
Descriptors (primary) oil well operation; safety by design; major hazards; reliability
Descriptors (secondary) safety analysis; Brazil
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceBrazil
Subject(s) Mines and quarries
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry
Major hazards