Grid-Based Risk Screening for Explosion Accidents at Large Onshore Facilities

  • Guowei MaEmail author
  • Yimiao Huang
  • Jingde Li


This chapter demonstrates a grid-based risk mapping method of explosion risk screening for large oil and gas facilities in the immediate neighbourhood of living areas. A target area is divided into a number of grids, and a total risk mapping can be depicted based on risk evaluations of all grids. A Bayesian network (BN) model is implemented to consider multi-consequences and the complex interrelationships between consequences and basic factors. Exemplification is demonstrated with a refinery factory.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Civil and Transportation EngineeringHebei University of TechnologyTianjinChina
  2. 2.Department of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering, School of EngineeringUniversity of Western AustraliaPerthAustralia
  3. 3.Centre for Infrastructural Monitoring and ProtectionCurtin UniversityPerthAustralia

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