Pipeline Safety

The Integral DVGW safety concept for construction, operation and maintenance of high-pressure gas pipelines

Open Grid Europe
Open Grid Europe
The construction, operation and maintenance of high-pressure gas pipelines require conscientious planning and execution, taking numerous aspects into account. The focus must always be on ensuring that the surrounding is not impaired and that the safety of people and the environment is not endangered. In order to guarantee this, the DVGW rules and...

Integrated Safety Concept of DVGW in Terms of Statistical Verification of Incidents

DVGW
DVGW
The guarantee of a high safety standard of the gas infrastructure must be the highest goal of economic and operational action within the framework of proceeding national and European regulation and the organisational changes interrelated in the companies [1]. At the beginning of the 1990th DVGW, the German Association for Gas and Water, developed...

Ensuring the Technical Safety of Gas Infrastructures in Germany

DVGW
DVGW
An extensive gas infrastructure system crisscrossing Germany ensures the high reliability of supply of heat and electricity to the civilian population, of process heat/heat energy and natural gas as a raw material for organic chemistry to the industry, of highly efficient primary energies to power plants, and of alternative environmentally friendly...