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Limit the damage from a vapor cloud loss

08.01.2011  |  Allen, G.,  Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty Energy, Houston, Texas

Risk reduction ideas from personal experience

Keywords: [Vapor cloud loss] [explosion] [safety] [leak] [loss prevention] [risk reduction] [boiling liquid expanding vapor cloud explosion (BLEVE)] [Flixborough] [Buncefield]

Over 35 years of loss prevention and loss investigation experience in hydrocarbon processing facilities has led me to believe in the philosophy that I like to call rule number one: “If you do not pass on your experiences, someone else will have the same experience with the same bad results.”

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Mostafa Magdy

very realistic explanation of vapor cloud loss but we still nee some way of effective prevention

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