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Titre : Lees Loss Prevention in the Process ...
Éditeur : ELSEVIER SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY, United Kingdom
Date d'édition : 2012
Reliure : Hardback
Etat du livre : New
Edition : 4th Revised edition.
Language: English . Brand New Book. Safety in the process industries is critical for those who work with chemicals and hazardous substances or processes. The field of loss prevention is, and continues to be, of supreme importance to countless companies, municipalities and governments around the world, and Lees is a detailed reference to defending against hazards. Recognized as the standard work for chemical and process engineering safety professionals, it provides the most complete collection of information on the theory, practice, design elements, equipment, regulations and laws covering the field of process safety. An entire library of alternative books (and cross-referencing systems) would be needed to replace or improve upon it, but everything of importance to safety professionals, engineers and managers can be found in this all-encompassing three volume reference instead. * The process safety encyclopedia, trusted worldwide for over 30 years* Now available in print and online, to aid searchability and portability* Over 3,600 print pages cover the full scope of process safety and loss prevention, compiling theory, practice, standards, legislation, case studies and lessons learned in one resource as opposed to multiple sources. N° de réf. du libraire AA59780123971890
Synopsis : "Lees'" is industry's first stop for process safety information. "Lees', 4/e" is the comprehensive and scalable source of professional industrial process safety and loss prevention information. Available in print and electronic formats, and online with additional new tools and an annual update schedule, "Lees'" provides users with the information they require to ensure process safety. Volume 1 covers legislation, engineering and design: Key topics include law; major hazard control; economics and insurance; reliability engineering; hazard identification; hazard assessment; process design; pressure system design; control system design; emission and dispersion; and, fire. Volume 2 covers operation and practical safety: Key topics include explosion, toxic release, plant operation, storage, transport, emergency planning, personal safety, accident research, reactive chemicals, safety instrumented systems, and chemical security. Volume 3 contains the case histories and data, including ACMH model license conditions; HSE guidelines' public planning inquiries; standards and codes; process safety management (PSM) regulations in the United States; and, risk management program regulations. This is the process safety encyclopedia, trusted worldwide for over 30 years. It is now available in print and online, to aid searchability and portability. Over 3600 print pages cover the full scope of process safety and loss prevention, compiling theory, practice, standards, legislation, case studies and lessons learned, in one resource as opposed to multiple sources.
Critique: ."..this is still the most comprehensive treatise on process safety and loss prevention available... it should be in the process safety department library of any company involved with manufacturing handling, and processing hazardous chemicals. Also, process safety/loss prevention specialists and consultants will find it an invaluable source book on practically every subject in this field." - CCPS Journal --CCPS Journal
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