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Safety engineering in the oil and gas industry, Karan Sotoodeh

Summary
Safety Engineering in the Oil and Gas Industry discusses how to improve safety in the oil and gas industry and reduce hazards to the lowest level feasible. A must-read for any student or professional in the oil and gas industries
Table Of Contents
Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Author Biography -- 1 An Introduction to the Oil and Gas Industry -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 Exploration -- 1.2.1 Prospecting -- 1.2.2 Geology -- 1.2.3 Geophysics -- 1.2.4 Exploration Drilling -- 1.3 Drilling -- 1.4 Production -- 1.5 Hydrocarbon Production and Processing -- 1.5.1 Separation Process -- 1.5.2 Oil Treatment -- 1.5.3 Gas Treatment -- 1.5.3.1 Sweetening -- 1.5.3.2 Dehydration -- 1.5.4 Water Treatment -- 1.5.5 Oil and Gas Metering -- 1.6 Hydrocarbon Transportation -- 1.7 Storage -- 1.8 Refinery -- 1.9 Petrochemical Plants -- 1.10 Questions and Answers -- Bibliography -- 2 Process Chemical Hazards -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Material (Chemical) Hazards -- 2.2.1 Toxic -- 2.2.2 Corrosive -- 2.2.3 Flammable -- 2.2.4 Explosive -- 2.2.5 Radioactive -- 2.2.6 Cryogenic -- 2.2.7 Reactive -- 2.2.8 Miscellaneous -- 2.3 Properties of Gases and Chemicals in the Oil and Gas Industry -- 2.3.1 Anti-Foam -- 2.3.2 Corrosion Inhibitors -- 2.3.3 Drilling Mud -- 2.3.4 Hydrogen -- 2.3.5 Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) -- 2.3.6 Mercaptans -- 2.3.7 Methane -- 2.3.8 Micro-Biocides -- 2.3.9 Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) -- 2.3.10 Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) -- 2.3.11 Nitrogen -- 2.3.12 Oxygen -- 2.3.13 Sea Water -- 2.3.14 Steam -- 2.4 Questions and Answers -- Bibliography -- 3 Safety Techniques -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Safety Analysis Methods -- 3.2.1 Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA) -- 3.2.2 Event Tree Analysis (ETA) -- 3.2.3 Fault Tree Analysis (FTA) -- 3.2.4 Hazard Identification Study (HAZID) -- 3.2.5 Hazard and Operability Analysis (HAZOP) -- 3.2.6 Layers of Protective Analysis (LOPA) -- 3.2.7 Process Hazard Analysis (PHA) -- 3.2.8 Risk Assessment -- 3.2.9 Safety Integrity Level (SIL) -- 3.3 Questions and Answers -- Bibliography -- 4 Safety Engineering and Standards -- 4.1 Introduction
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Physical Description
1 online resource (461 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781003387275

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