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Petroleum Storage Tanks DVD

Petroleum Storage Tanks DVD


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SKU: PS9603

Petroleum Storage Tanks DVD is a comprehensive examination of tank fires and safety. Stresses pre-incident planning.
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Petroleum Storage Tanks DVD is a safety training video for emergency responders and industry personnel who work with or who may respond to emergencies involving petroleum storage tanks. The training video examines above-ground, low-pressure storage tanks for flammable and combustible liquids, showing tank features and explaining how accidents commonly happen.

Topics covered include:
  • Studies cone roof tanks, open floating roof tanks, covered floating roof tanks, and horizontal tanks
  • Examines safety features, including secondary containment systems, instrumentation, spill and overflow protection, foam systems, and fire protection features.
  • Stresses the importance of pre-incident planning
  • For emergency situations the program covers offensive, defensive and non-intervention strategies
  • Incident command
  • Foam blankets, foam concentrates, and foam application
  • Water and controlling run-off
  • Protecting exposures
  • Issues with open top floating roof fires and boilovers

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Additional Information

Technical Committee Bob Andrews, Dave Cochran, Jerry Craft, Bill Hand, Mike Hildebrand, John Maleta (ret.), Greg Noll, Dwight Williams
Copyright 2003
Course Length 28 minutes