Integrated Barrier Analysis in Operational Risk Assessment in Offshore Petroleum Operations
The BORA project is aimed at detailed and quantitative modeling of barrier performance, including barriers to prevent occurrence of initiating events, and barriers to avoid or reduce consequences. Challenges related to the modeling are reviewed, and some solutions are suggested.
KeywordsFault Tree Ignition Point Barrier Performance Reduce Release Quantitative Risk Analysis
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