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Offshore Risk Assessment Vol. 2 : Principles, Modelling and Applications of QRA Studies / by Jan-Erik Vinnem, Willy Røed.

Author/Creator:
Vinnem, Jan Erik author., Author,
Publication:
London : Springer London : Imprint: Springer, 2020.
Format/Description:
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1 online resource (XXXIV, 484 pages) : 116 illustrations, 22 illustrations in color.
Edition:
4th ed. 2020.
Series:
Engineering (Springer-11647)
Springer series in reliability engineering 1614-7839
Springer Series in Reliability Engineering, 1614-7839
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Subjects:
Quality control.
Reliability.
Industrial safety.
Environmental management.
Ocean engineering.
Mathematical models.
Local subjects:
Quality Control, Reliability, Safety and Risk. (search)
Environmental Management. (search)
Offshore Engineering. (search)
Mathematical Modeling and Industrial Mathematics. (search)
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Summary:
This is the first textbook to address quantified risk assessment (QRA) as specifically applied to offshore installations and operations. As the second part of the two-volume updated and expanded fourth edition, it adds a new focus on the recent development of Normally Unattended Installations (NUIs), which are essentially autonomous installations that combine digitalization, big data, drones and machine learning, and can be supported by W2W (walk-to-work) vessels. These minimalistic installations with no helideck and very limited safety systems will require a new approach to risk assessment and emergency planning, especially during manned periods involving W2W vessels. Separate chapters analyse the main hazards for offshore structures: fire, explosion, collision, and falling objects, as well as structural and marine hazards. The book explores possible simplifications of risk assessment for traditional manned installations. Risk mitigation and control are also discussed, as well as how the results of quantitative risk assessment studies should be presented. In closing, the book provides an updated approach to environmental risk assessment. The book offers a comprehensive reference guide for academics and students of marine/offshore risk assessment and management. It will also be of interest to professionals in the industry, as well as contractors, suppliers, consultants and regulatory authorities. .
Contents:
Part III
14.Methodology for Quantified Risk Assessment
15.Analysis Techniques
16.Presentation of Risk Results from QRA Studies
17.Evaluation of Personnel Risk Levels
18.Environmental Risk Analysis
19.Approach to Risk Based Design
20.Risk based Emergency Response Planning
Part IV
21.Use of Risk Analysis during the Operations Phase
22.Use of Risk Indicators for Major Hazard Risk
23.Barrier Management for Major Hazard Risk
Appendix A.Overview of Software
Appendix B.Overview of Fatalities in Norwegian Sector
Appendix C.Network Resources.
Contributor:
Røed, Willy. author., Author,
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ISBN:
978-1-4471-7448-6
9781447174486
Publisher Number:
10.1007/978-1-4471-7448-6 doi
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