BakerRisk's Research and Development (R&D) programs draw upon our teams' multidisciplinary knowledge to tackle industry concerns with a holistic approach.

Our R&D programs support real-world incident investigations, analytical solutions validated by testing, and innovative product development, all of which drive us to provide well-rounded solutions for you. From simple component tests to joint-industry research programs spanning many decades, our dedicated pursuit of knowledge continues to advance BakerRisk’s methods and tools to help our clients identify, evaluate, and manage hazards and risks.

  • Identify

  • Evaluate

  • Manage

Test Facilities

For over two decades, BakerRisk’s experimental work has fueled innovation, validated design practices, and spurred the growth of new analytical techniques world-wide.

Joint Industry Programs

BakerRisk has three JIPs, which focus on solving problems common throughout processing industries.


From standard test programs to more complex custom testing requirements, our engineers have true field experience to design a program to meet your needs.

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Changes in Facility Siting Standards: API 752, 753, & 756

In industries where the daily risks of potentially catastrophic events, such as vapor cloud explosions, are a constant concern, there’s no room for compromise – inherently safer design principles, effective hazard identifications and analyses, and adherence to up-to-date industry standards aren’t just important, they’re essential. Since its establishment in 1919, the American Petroleum Institute (API)…