BakerRisk’s internal research team develops new test rig

John Moosemiller stands in front of the rig to show-off it’s large scale

Each year, our team collaborates on a variety of internal research projects to support industry needs, knowledge, and processes. This year, our process safety testing team designed and constructed a new test rig at our Wilfred E. Baker Test Facility (WEBTF)! This appropriately named “Cylinder Skid Dispersion Rig” allows the team to disperse a variety…

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BakerRisk Presentation for the Center for Hydrogen Safety 2020 virtual conference

Myth Busting - Hydrogen Vapor Cloud Explosions

BakerRisk is delighted to support the Center for Hydrogen Safety (CHS) 2020 virtual conference with a presentation titled, “Myth Busting: Hydrogen Vapor Cloud Explosions (VCEs)”. This presentation, authored by Darren Malik and Karen Vilas, will be presented on September 16, 2020 for the session, “Hydrogen Safety in Utility Applications”. Karen Vilas, Consequence and Risk Analysis,…

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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)…