Earthquake Resistant Construction Of Gas And Liquid Fuel Pipeline Systems

Credit: 6 PDH

Course Fee: $36.00

77 Pages


Course Summary

The vulnerability of gas and liquid fuel pipeline systems to damage in past earthquakes, as well as available standards and technologies that can protect these facilities against earthquake damage are reviewed. Gas and liquid fuel pipeline systems considered include all facilities and components that are needed for the transportation, distribution, and storage of natural gas, crude oil, and petroleum products. An overview is presented of measures taken by various Federal Agencies to protect fuel pipeline systems under their jurisdiction against earthquake hazards.

Learning Objectives

  • Introduction
  • Component of natural gas and liquid fuel pipeline systems
  • Performance of gas and liquid fuel pipeline system in post earthquake.
  • Available design criteria remedial measures, standards, and design guides.
  • Federally controlled systems
  • Summary and recommendations

Course Author

Federal Emergency Management Agency



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