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2015 Publications

2015 Publications 2017-01-27T12:44:10+00:00
  • Munn, A.,Leave it to the Tank Supplier – A Common Mind-Set Error“, Hazards Asia Pacific, April, 2015.
  • Munn, A., “Over the Top: Process Safety Lessons Related to Liquid Level in Process Vessels and Tanks“, Hazards Asia Pacific, April, 2015.
  • Reed, M., “CFD Modeling of LNG Spreading and Atmospheric Dispersion”, 11th Global Conference on Process Safety, Austin, Texas, April 26-29, 2015.
  • Summers, P., “Blast Resistant Design and Retrofit of Buildings at Petrochemical Facilities”, 11th Global Conference on Process Safety, Austin, Texas, April 26-29, 2015.
  • Robinson, C., Grand, A., Jones, T., “Best Practice in Application of CAA CAP 437 Guidance for Offshore Helicopter Landing Areas”, 11th Global Congress on Process Safety, Austin, Texas, April 27-29, 2015
  • Weimer, D., Reed, M., Peterson, E., “The Human Factors behind Inherently Safer Design”, 11th Global Congress on Process Safety, Austin, Texas, April 27-29, 2015
  • Reed, M., Jones, T., “Fire and Explosion Hazards Modeling: What the Flux is it all About?”, Bring on the Heat, Houston, Texas, April 29 – May 1, 2015.
  • Munoz-Garcia, E., Mentes, Y., “Fire Load Response Analysis: Managing Hazards, Risk and Integrity in PFP Design”, Bring on the Heat, Houston, Texas, April 29 – May 1, 2015.
  • Robinson, C., “Decision Charts: Improving Accuracy and Consistency of Software Selection for Dispersion, Fire and Explosion Analyses”, Latest Developments in Applications of FEA & CFD for Offshore Oil and Gas Facilities Seminar, Aberdeen, April 30, 2015.
  • Peterson, E., “While History may not Repeat Itself, it Often Rhymes: The Evolution of Offshore Technical Process Safety”, The Offshore Technology Conference, Houston, Texas, May 4-7, 2015.
  • Jones, T., “Dispersion Modelling for Explosion Risk Analysis”, Hazards 25, Edinburgh, 13-15 May, 2015.
  • Malone, K.F., Massey, S., Burt, D.J., “CFD Analysis of AGR Spent Fuel Disposal Container and Long Term Prediction of its Thermal Behaviour and Pressurization”, 10th Radioactive Materials Transport and Storage Conference, Oxford, UK, 19-21 May, 2015.
  • Law, G., “Over the Top: Process Safety Lessons Related to Liquid Level in Process Vessels and Tanks”, Hazards Australasia, Brisbane, Melbourne, May 26-27, 2015.
  • Brant, L., (MMI Engineering), Sancio, R., (MMI Engineering), Jen, L., (MIT), Summer, N., (Ecolyse, Inc.), “Results of Geotechnical Characterization in the Laboratory of Clays from Offshore Mozambique”, 3rd International Symposium on Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics (ISFOG), Oslo, Norway, 10-12 June, 2015.
  • Gupta, S., (MMI Engineering), Morrison, A., (MMI Engineering), Thomas, P., (Pilkington Architectural), “Development of Blast Resilient Glass Facades for World Financial Centre in New York”, SECED 2015 Conference: Earthquake Risk and Engineering towards a Resilient World, Cambridge, UK, 9-10 July, 2015.
  • Gupta, S., Stoddart, E., Sanderson, D., Morrison, A., “Condition Monitoring of Offshore Wind Turbines with Scour and Grout Damage in Monopile Foundations”, SECED 2015 Conference: Earthquake Risk and Engineering towards a Resilient World, Cambridge, UK, 9-10 July 2015.
  • Malone, K.F., Egarr, D.A., Burt, D.J., “Verification & Validation of Fluid Dynamics Methods in Support of Hydrogen Safety Management for Legacy Fuel Cladding Waste Processing”, 23rd Conference on Structural Materials in Reactor Technology, Manchester, UK, 10-14 August, 2015.
  • Evans, J., “A Unit for Social Cyclists”, Physics World, Vol 28 No. 10, October, 2015.
  • Grand, A., (MMI Engineering), Egarr, D., (MMI Engineering), Burt, D., (MMI Engineering), Jarvis, S., (Thames Water), “Using the Modelling Toolkit to Better Understand FST Behaviour – Storm Events”, The 9th EWWM Conference, 12-13 October, 2015.
  • Robinson, C., (MMI Engineering), Duffy, P., (MMI Engineering), Black, J., (United Utilities), “Risk Based Analysis of Wastewater Treatment Process”, The 9th EWWM Conference, 12-13 October, 2015.
  • Peterson, E., (MMI Engineering), Morton, R., (Anadarko), Reed, M., (MMI Engineering), “An Approach to Onshore Facility Hazard Analysis”, Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center International Symposium, Texas, Houston, 27 – 29 October, 2015.
  • Jones, T., “Geometry Representation for Explosion Modelling at FEED”, UKELG One Day Discussion Meeting on “Advances in Explosion Modelling”, Warwick, UK, 30 October, 2015.
  • Burt, D., “Computational Flow Dynamics (CFD) Case Study for ILW Waste Plant”, Nuclear Ventilation 2015, Haydock, St. Helens, UK, 17-18 November, 2015.
  • Robinson, C., “Surge Alleviation at Wilmslow Water Treatment Works High Lift Pumping Station”, Pressure Surges 2015, Dublin, 18-20 November, 2015.
  • Massey, S., (MMI Engineering), Robinson, C., (MMI Engineering), Bingham, M., (MWH Treatment Ltd), Dempsey, T., (United Utilities Group), “Surge alleviation at Wilmslow water treatment works high lift pumping station”, BHR Pressure Surge Conference, Dublin, 18-20 November, 2015.
  • Boaler, G., Sun, R., “Coatbacks… Does Size Matter?”, FABIG Technical Meeting: Developments in Fire Loading and Relevant Standards, Aberdeen and London, 2-3 December, 2015.
  • Herbert, I., ” Prescriptive Versus Goal Set: The History and the Future?”, Offshore Engineering, Aberdeen, 7-8 December, 2015.
  • Weimer, D., Reed, M., Peterson, E., “The Human Factors behind Inherently Safer Design”, Offshore Engineering, Aberdeen, 7-8 December, 2015.
  • Wyse, S., “Assessment of MEG Substitution on Blowdown Flare System Using CFD”, Offshore Engineering, Aberdeen, 7-8 December, 2015.
  • Law, G., “Leading Process Safety Performance Metrics for Prevention of Loss of Containment Events”, FABIG Technical Meeting: Managing Fire and Explosion Risk in Operations, Perth, Australia, December 10, 2015.
  • Jaiswal, K.S., Bausch, D., Chen, R., Bouabid, J., Seligson, H., (MMI Engineering), “Estimating Annualized Losses for the Conterminous United States”, Earthquake Spectra, December 2015, Vol. 31, No. S1, pp. S221-S243 (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1193/010915EQS005M).