Browsing by Author "Bernechea, Esteban"
Bernechea, Esteban; Arnaldos Viger, Josep (2013)
Restricted access - publisher's policyThe storage of dangerous substances is a high risk procedure: a historical analysis revealed that 17% of the major accidents associated with the chemical industry are related to this process. When a storage facility is ...
Bernechea, Esteban; Arnaldos Viger, Josep (2012)
Open AccessStoring hazardous substances is a process that entrails high risk, and in which many resources are spent in the planning of safety measures; however, safety could be included at the initial stages of the design of this ...
Bernechea, Esteban (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-09-19)
Multi-objective optimization of hazardous substance storage facilities. The decision between risks and costs associated to the project Bernechea, Esteban; Zamarripa, Miguel; Arnaldos Viger, Josep (2012)
Open AccessThe design storage installations for dangerous substances can be optimized from a safety and risk point of view by combining quantitative risk analysis and mathematical optimization techniques; the consequences of accidents ...
Bernechea, Esteban (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2010-06)
Restricted access - author's decisionDurante las últimas decadas, la tendencia continuada de la industria de procesos químicos, con respecto a la seguridad industrial, ha sido la de invertir grandes cantidades de dinero, con el fin de mejorar este aspecto. ...
Bernechea, Esteban; Arnaldos Viger, Josep (2014-11-17)
Restricted access - publisher's policyFour strategies can be used to achieve safety in chemical processes: inherent, passive, active and procedural; however, the one that offers better results is the inherent safety approach, especially if applied at the initial ...