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Probabilistic Failure Models for Pipeline Risk Assessment
Led by Thomas Dessein and Daryl Bandstra
July 26-27, 2023 | Online

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Day 1
  9am-1:30pm CDT  Course
Day 2
  9am-1:30pm CDT  Course




  • Overview and History of Reliability Assessment
    • History and Development
    • Reliability vs. Factor of Safety
    • Uses of Reliability Methods in Engineering
    • Reliability, Consequence and Risk
  • Risk and Reliability Codes and Standards
    • International Standards
    • Guidance from the PHMSA Risk Model Working Group (RMWG)
  • Probabilistic Assessment Process
    • Hazard Assessment
    • Limit State Definitions
    • Development of Probabilistic Variables to Quantify Uncertainty
    • Calculating Reliability (with examples using Monte Carlo Simulation)
    • Evaluation of Results
    • Risk and Reliability Thresholds
    • Risk Mitigation Options

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