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Earthquake Resistant Construction of Gas and Liquid Fuel Pipeline

Credit: 6 PDH
Course Fee: $72.00
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 Objective:

  • 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

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Course Content

Course Author: Federal Emergency Management Agency

Course 1

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