Publications

Selection of publications of D&C Engineering's personnel:

  1. “Guideline for Safety Related Management of Overhead Lines”
    By J. de Jong, T. Ploeg, J. van Wolferen and C. de Jong, Joint publication of D&C Engineering and DNV/KEMA, March 2015 on behalf of EBIN, Association of Energy Network Operators in the Netherlands and CIGRÉ, National Study Committee B2 (Overhead lines)
    www.dcengineering.nl

  2. “What's is new in EEMUA 147
    EEMUA Seminar "Managing and Operating Refrigerated Ammonia Storage Tanks", April 2015, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    www.eemua.org

  3. “What's new in EEMUA 159
    EEMUA Collaborate 2015 event, March 2015, Leeds, UK
    www.eemua.org

  4. “What's new in EN 14015 and EEMUA 159
    IIR conference Storage Tanks XXIV, November 2014, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    http://www.iir.nl

  5. “The PPM-methodology of EEMUA 159
    EEMUA seminar “Managing and Operating Refrigerated Ammonia Storage Tanks”, April 2015, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    EEMUA Collaborate 2015 event, March 2015, Leeds, UK
    EEMUA seminar on storage tanks, featuring the launch of EEMUA 159, 4th edition, June 2014
    www.eemua.org

  6. “Status and contents of revision works to EEMUA 159
    EEMUA seminar on storage tank, featuring the launch of EEMUA 159, 4th edition, June 2014
    www.eemua.org
    StocExpo conference Rotterdam, March 2014, easyFairs®
    www.easyfairs.com

  7. “News from the committees WG9 TC265 (CEN) and STC (EEMUA), on revision of EN 14015 and EEMUA 159
     IIR conference Storage Tanks XXIII, November 2013, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
    http://www.iir.nl

  8. “External floating roofs of storage tanks; design aspects and normative loads
     IIR conference Storage Tanks XXIII, November 2013, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
    http://www.iir.nl

  9. “Deterioration Mechanisms, valid to Refrigerated and Cryogenic Storage Tanks”
    Asset Management Workshop on Refrigerated and Cryogenic Storage , co-organised by the European Ethylene Producers Committee (EEPC) and the Engineering, Equipment & Materials Users’ Association (EEMUA), May 2013, Schiphol East (Amsterdam)
    www.eepc.de

  10. “Decommissioning & Recommissioning of Refrigerated and Cryogenic Storage Tanks”
    Asset Management Workshop on Refrigerated and Cryogenic Storage , co-organised by the European Ethylene Producers Committee (EEPC) and the Engineering, Equipment & Materials Users’ Association (EEMUA), May 2013, Schiphol East (Amsterdam)
    www.eepc.de

  11. The impact of regulatory requirements on original tank design
    Collaborate 2013 event, Engineering, Equipment and Materials Users' Association, March 2013, Warwick, UK.
    www.eemua.org

  12. “Updating & Revision of EN 14105
    8th international Conference on Flat Bottom Tanks, organized by Tüv Süd, November 2012, Munich, Germany
    www.tuev-sued.de

  13. “The EEMUA 159 Guideline for Inspection, Maintenance and Repair of steel, cylindrical, vertical, flat-bottom Storage Tanks”
    8th international Conference on Flat Bottom Tanks, organized by Tüv Süd, November 2012, Munich, Germany
    www.tuev-sued.de

  14. “The Construction of very tall Cylindrical Storage Tanks (H > 45 m)”
    Required changes to design philosophy, calculation routines and other requirements in EN 14015

    IIR conference Storage Tanks XXII, November 2012, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    http://www.iir.nl

  15. The EEMUA 159 guideline “Inspection, Maintenance and Repair of Steel Storage Tanks”
    IIR Master class, July 2012, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    www.iir.nl

  16. Normen en Richtlijnen “Gebruik tijdens Nieuwbouw en Instandhouding van Opslagtanks”
    IIR Master class, July 2012, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    www.iir.nl

  17. “Reducing Emissions from Storage Tanks”
    EEMUA Benelux Forum 2011, Ridderkerk/Rotterdam, Nederland, September 2011
    Collaborate 2011 event, Engineering, Equipment and Materials User’s Association, Maart 2011, Warwick, UK.
    www.eemua.org

  18. “Design, Construction and Use: key elements for Prevention of Disasters and Safe Operations of Steel Storage Tanks”
    IIR congres Opslagtanks XX, 2010, Rotterdam, Nederland.
    www.iir.nl

  19. “Rejection Limits on Degradations and the Inspection Requirements for Storage Tanks according to the EEMUA 159 guideline”
    5th Conference on Flat Bottom Tanks, georganiseerd door Tüv Süd, oktober 2011, Hamburg, Duitsland.
    7th international Conference on Flat Bottom Tanks, georganiseerd door Tüv Süd, oktober 2010, München, Duitsland.
    www.tuev-sued.de

  20. “Challenges of Liquefied Gas Storage”
    EEMUA 207 Concrete Tank Seminar, oktober 2010, Oslo, Noorwegen
    www.eemua.org

  21. “The Storage Tank Committee of EEMUA”
    EEMUA 207 Concrete Tank Seminar, oktober 2010, Oslo, Noorwegen
    www.eemua.org

  22. Externe Veiligheid “Voorkomen is beter dan blussen”
    IIR Master class, July 2010, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    www.iir.nl

  23. “Van Waarneming tot Oordeel, procesverloop BRZO-inspecties”.
    Expertmeeting BRZO-inspecteurs, mei 2010, Arbeidsinspectie / Ministerie van Sociale Zaken en Werkgelegenheid, Gouda, Nederland.
    www.arbeidsinspectie.nl

  24. “Externe Veiligheid van Tankinstallaties, samenhang PGS 29, IPO 09 en  toetsingsnormen”.
    Expertmeeting BRZO-inspecteurs, mei 2010, Arbeidsinspectie / Ministerie van Sociale Zaken en Werkgelegenheid, Gouda, Nederland.
    www.arbeidsinspectie.nl
    Actualiteitenseminar “Veiligheid bij Opslagtanks”, juni 2010, Rotterdam, Nederland.
    www.iir.nl

  25. “The work of EEMUA and CEN with respect to norms and guidelines for above-ground Steel Storage Tanks”
    API Sub-committee Above-ground Storage Tanks Conference and Exhibition Spring meeting, april 2010, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
    www.api.org

  26. “The use of 3-D Finite Element software programs for assessing behaviour of thin skin floating roofs in storage tanks under normative loads and temperature induced pressure build-up from evaporation of liquid products”
    Siemens PLM Software, User’s meeting, april 2010, Nuland, Nederland.
    www.siemens.com

  27. “Normen in de ‘Tankwereld’: Het gaat om veiligheid en veiligheidsfactoren”
    IIR congres Opslagtanks XIX, 2009, Rotterdam, Nederland.
    www.iir.nl

  28. “Foundations of Storage tanks”
    API Sub-committee Above-ground Storage Tanks Conference and Exhibition Spring meeting, mei 2009, Denver, Colorado, USA.
    www.api.org

  29. “Nieuwe normen, oude waarden in tankonderhoud, Genormeerde technieken: verplichting of kennisverruiming?”
    TankVisie congres 2009, Rotterdam, Nederland.
    www.industrielinqs.nl

  30. “Integrity of Storage tanks”
    IIR congres Opslagtanks XVIII, 2008, Spijkenisse, Nederland.
    www.iir.nl

  31. “VOC Emissions from storage tanks”
    IIR congres Opslagtanks XVIII, 2008, Spijkenisse, Nederland.
    www.iir.nl

  32. “Kennis Inventarisatiedocument Vloeibare Bulk Op- en Overslag in Tanks”
    Relevant congres Externe Veiligheid, november 2008.
    Interprovinciaal Overleg Groep IPO 09, onder auspiciën van Provinciale Staten Zeeland.
    www.relevant.nl

  33. “PGS 29 versus CPR 9-2/9-3”
    IIR congres Opslagtanks XVII, 2007, Spijkenisse, Nederland.
    www.iir.nl

  34. “News from EEMUA (publications 180, 183, 207 and 213”
    IIR congres Opslagtanks XVII, 2007, Spijkenisse, Nederland.
    www.iir.nl

  35. “Asset management and Auditability”
    IIR congres Opslagtanks XVI, 2006, Spijkenisse, Nederland.
    www.iir.nl

  36. “Myth and truth behind Internal Floating Covers in storage tanks”
    IIR congres Opslagtanks XVI, 2006, Spijkenisse, Nederland.
    www.iir.nl

  37. “Inspection Techniques –Tank Maintenance Course”
    IMechE conference on Improvements in Ambient and Cryogenic Storage Tanks, juni 2005, London, UK.
    www.imeche.org

  38. “The new Dutch guideline for Prevention of Disasters from Storage tanks, PGS 29”
    Publication “Dangerous Gargo” (Publicatie “Gevaarlijke Lading”), editie juni, No. 3, 2005.
    www.mbp.nl

  39. “Why tank maintenance according to the EEMUA publication No. 159?”
    IMechE congres over Improvements in Ambient and cryogenic Storage Tanks, juni 2005, London, UK.
    www.imeche.org
    StockExpo congres over European Bulk Liquid Storage Terminal Operations, maart 2005, Rotterdam, Nederland.
    www.stocexpo.com
    IIR congres Opslagtanks XV, 2005 Spijkenisse, Nederland.
    www.iir.nl

  40. “The EN 14015 code: Good for The Netherlands?”
    IIR congres Opslagtanks XIV, 2004 Spijkenisse, Nederland.
    www.iir.nl

  41. “A vision on tank maintenance costs”
    Toftejorg’s electronic newsletter, Denemarken, juni 2003.
    www.toftejorg.com

  42. EEMUA’s publicaties:

    No. 147, “Recommendations for Refrigerated Liquefied Gas Storage Tanks”, 2nd edition, 2015.
    No. 154, “Demolition Guide of Atmospheric Storage Tanks, Refrigerated Storage Tanks and Pressurised Spheres”, 2nd edition, 2002.
    No. 159, “Guide to the Inspection, Maintenance and Repair of Above-ground Steel Storage Tanks”, 3rd edition, 2003.
    No. 180, “Guide for the Installation of Frangible Roof Joints in Fixed Roof Storage Tanks”, 1st edition, 1996, 2nd edition 2008.
    No. 183, “Prevention of Tank Bottom Leakage, Guide for the Design and Repairs of Foundations and Bottoms of Vertical, Cylindrical, Steel Storage Tanks”, 1st edition, 1999, 2nd edition 2011.
    No. 190, “Guide for the Design, Construction and Use of Mounded Horizontal Cylindrical Vessels for Pressurised LPG storage”, 1st edition, 2000.
    No. 207, “Recommendations on the Design, Construction and Operation of Double Concrete Tanks for Refrigerated Storage”, 1st edition 2010.
    No. 213, “Emission Reduction from Storage Tanks and Loading Operations”, 1st edition 2010.
    No. 217, “Safe and Effective Operation for Storage Tanks”, 1st edition 2010.  
    www.eemua.org

  43. “An introduction to the EEMUA 159 guideline: Inspection, maintenance, and repair of above-ground vertical cylindrical steel storage tanks (with respect to rejection limits of main tank components)”.
    Internationaal congres over ontwerp, inspectie, onderhoud en werking van cylindrische stalen tanks en pijpleidingen, Praag, Tsjechië, 2003.
    (www.telecom.cz)
    IIR congres Opslagtanks XIII, 2003, Spijkenisse, Nederland.
    (www.iir.nl)

  44. “An introduction to the EEMUA 154 guideline: Demolition of atmospheric storage tanks, refrigerated storage tanks and pressurised LPG spheres”.
    IIR congres Opslagtanks XII, 2002, Spijkenisse, Nederland.
    www.iir.nl

  45. “Tank foundations, state of the art”.
    IIR congres Opslagtanks XII, 2002, Spijkenisse, Nederland.
    www.iir.nl

  46. “An introduction to the EEMUA 159 guideline: Inspection, maintenance and repair of above-ground vertical cylindrical steel storage tanks with respect to Probabilistic Preventive Maintenance (combined RBI/RCM methodologies)”.
    IIR congres Opslagtanks XI, 2001, Spijkenisse, Nederland.
    www.iir.nl

  47. “The design of high pressure storage tanks according to Dutch/European codes”.
    IIR congres Opslagtanks VII, 1997, Spijkenisse, Nederland.
    www.iir.nl

  48. “Een antennetoren van 137 m hoog in Irnsum, Nederland”.
    Publicatie Bouwen met Staal, No.120, 1994.
    www.bouwenmetstaal.nl

  49. “A novel solution to a difficult chimney erection problem”.
    CICIND report volume 9, No. 2, 1993.
    www.cicind.org

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