Containment Structures: Risk, Safety And Reliability: Proceedings Of The Iabse Henderson Colloquium by Bryan SimpsonContainment Structures: Risk, Safety And Reliability: Proceedings Of The Iabse Henderson Colloquium by Bryan Simpson

Containment Structures: Risk, Safety And Reliability: Proceedings Of The Iabse Henderson Colloquium

EditorBryan Simpson

Hardcover | August 15, 1997

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This book brings together contributions from some of the leading researchers and practising engineers in the field of silos and containment structures, and is derived from a specially invited colloquium on the subject. As well as case studies, it includes reviews dealing with safety and risk in design and operation of these structures.
Title:Containment Structures: Risk, Safety And Reliability: Proceedings Of The Iabse Henderson ColloquiumFormat:HardcoverDimensions:196 pages, 9.46 × 6.16 × 0.66 inPublished:August 15, 1997Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0419216200

ISBN - 13:9780419216209

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Table of Contents

Introduction. Containment structures - an overview. Challenges for the future in the design of bulk solids storage. Silos: evolution by failure. Silo loads - numerical results. A concept for the classification of steel containments due to safety considerations. Storage of cement and cementitious materials. Criteria for storage systems for hazardous substances. Containment of nuclear material - the perspective of the structural engineer. Underground nuclear waste containments. Will containment practice make perfect? Recent improvements in the safety and reliability of above-ground LNG storage. Containment of explosions and fires. The BP harding field-gravity base tank oil storage facility. Key word index.