This website uses non-intrusive cookies to improve your user experience. You can visit our cookie privacy page for more information.

OTH455

Jet noise effects during accidents

An accidental hydrocarbon relese on an offshore platform can generate high intensity noise. This noise may induce vibration in surrounding equipment. Such vibration could result in equipment damage which could increase the severity of an accident. This report examines the impact of noise on platform structures in order to assess its relevance to the overall consequences of the accident.

Some of these research reports are very large, for information about expected download times please see our FAQs pages.

Updated 2010-03-19