Fire, gas mapping improves safety, lowers cost

Click here to enlarge imageComputer modeling techniques for fire and gas detection systems can optimize the number and position of detectors for both land and offshore installations, as shown by the application of this technique on the Shell Philippines Exploration BV-operated Malampaya deepwater gas project, off the Philippines.The prime objective of this modeling is to protect personnel and safeguard the environment, but the technique can also reduce capital expenditure and operating costs.Shell Global Solutions' fire and gas detection modeling technology draws on more than 20 years of experience in hazards and risk management within the Royal Dutch/Shell Group, including extensiv...

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