Technical Papers

Technical Papers

Taking Ownership of the F&G System while Reducing Cost and Increasing Safety - A Practical Approach to F&G Design

Publication - Micropack

Author - James McNay

Article Content - Micropack's Principal Consultant discusses Taking Ownership of the F&G System while Reducing Cost and Increasing Safety - A Practical Approach to F&G Design.

Date Published - July 2017

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Fire Detection Strategies based on Hazard Analysis in Scottish Whisky Distilleries

Publication - Micropack

Author - James McNay

Article Content - Micropack's Principal Consultant discusses Fire Detection Strategies based on Hazard Analysis in Scottish Whisky Distilleries.

Date Published - June 2016

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APPLICATION OF FIRE & GAS MAPPING TO OFFSHORE WELLHEAD PLATFORMS

Publication - Micropack

Author - Gemma Finnegan

Article Content - Micropack's Senior Consultant discusses the application of Fire and Gas Mapping, using HazMap3D, for Offshore Wellhead Platforms.

Date Published - March 2017

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APPLICATION OF FIRE & GAS MAPPING TO PIPELINES & CONNECTING STATIONS

Publication - Micropack

Author - Gemma Finnegan

Article Content - Micropack's Senior Consultant discusses the application of Fire and Gas Mapping, using HazMap3D, for Pipelines.

Date Published - Aug 2016

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The Role of Engineering Judgement in Fire and Gas (F&G) Mapping

Publication - Micropack

Author - James McNay

Article Content - Micropack's Principal Technical Safety Consultant discusses The Role of Engineering Judgement in Fire and Gas (F&G) Mapping

Date Published - July 2017

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Benefits and Hidden Dangers in the Application of ISA TR84.00.07 in the Petrochemical Industry

Publication - Micropack

Author - James McNay

Article Content - Micropack's Principal Technical Safety Consultant discusses the Benefits and Hidden Dangers in the Application of ISA TR84.00.07 in the Petrochemical Industry

Date Published - July 2017

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Application of Visual Flame Detection for Aircraft Hangars

Publication - Micropack

Author - Graham Duncan

Article Content - Micropack's Business Development Manager Graham Duncan discusses the application of Visual Flame Detection in Aircraft Hangars.

Date Published - Feb 2017

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Application of Visual Flame Detection for LNG and CNG

Publication - Micropack

Author - Graham Duncan

Article Content - Micropack's Business Development Manager Graham Duncan discusses the LNG/CNG market and the application of Visual Flame Detection.

Date Published - Aug 2016

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Application of Visual Flame Detection for Silane Fires

Publication - Micropack

Author - Graham Duncan

Article Content - Micropack's Business Development Manager Graham Duncan discusses applications where silane gas is utilised and the application of Visual Flame Detection.

Date Published - Aug 2016

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Application of Visual Flame Detection in Turbine Enclosures

Publication - Micropack

Author - Graham Duncan

Article Content - Micropack's Business Development Manager Graham Duncan discusses the challenges a turbine enclosure poses with regards to fire detection.

Date Published - Aug 2016

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IFE

Desensitisation of Optical Based Flame Detection in Harsh Offshore Environments

Publication - Institution of Fire Engineers Journal

Author - James McNay

Article Content - Micropack's Lead Technical Safety Consultant James McNay BSc(Hons) MIFireE CFSP MIET reports on the difficulties designers face in the practical applications of optical flame detection.

Date Published - July 2014

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Helideck

Helideck Flame Detection

Publication - Micropack Engineering Ltd

Author - Micropack Engineering Ltd

Article Content - This application note investigates the use of flame detection technologies on helidecks of NUIs in line with new regulations from the Civil Aviation Authority.

Date Published - October 2014

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Flame Detection Application Note

Flame Detection - Application Note

Publication - Micropack Engineering Ltd

Author - Micropack Engineering Ltd

Article Content - Details the strengths and limitations of the commonly used flame detection technologies in the Oil and Gas Industry.

Date Published - Jan 2014

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Tank Storage Magazine - Flame Detection

Visual Flame Detection Magazine Article

Publication - Tank Storage Magazine

Author - MICROPACK Engineering Ltd

Article Content - Detailing the advances made by utilising advanced image processing within optical flame detection.

Date Published - September 2011

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LCN I1 2008-2

Fire and Gas Mapping

Publication - LCN - Loss Control Newsletter - Global Marine and Energy Practice

Author - Kevin Keefe, Product Manager

Article Content - Details the process of carrying out a Fire and Gas Mapping Study.

Date Published - 2008

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Flame Article

Visual Flame Detection - Application Note

Publication - Presented at the 55th International Instrumentation Symposium; http://www.isa.org

Author - Adrian Lloyd, MICROPACK Detection Americas Inc

Article Content - Details the history of Visual Flame Detection

Date Published - May 2012

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