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*  1999 Blayais Nuclear Power Plant flood
... circuit or equipment failure; brief and intense rainfall on site; regular and continuous rainfall on site; and rises in ... Instead of evaluating only the five factors required by Rule RFS I.2.e (river flood, dam failure, tide, storm surge and tsunami ... It suggested that two criteria should be met: that buildings containing equipment important for safety should be built on a ... The incident illustrated the potential for flooding to damage multiple items of equipment throughout a plant, weaknesses in ...
*  List of pipeline accidents in the United States in the 21st century
On December 2, equipment failure in a Denbury Resources source water pipeline led to a leak of approximately 84,000 gallons of ... The failure was due to an ERW seam failure, with this particular pipeline having had other ERW seam failures in the past in ... The closure failure fatally injured one technician. The equipment was installed in 1989. The leak just south of Canton, Ohio, ... Equipment failure was suspected. The cavern had just been expanded using the SMUG (solution mining under gas) process, which ...
*  List of pipeline accidents in the United States (1975-1999)
The cause was from equipment failure. 1993 On June 9, a cinder block duplex in Cliffwood Beach, New Jersey, exploded as a New ... A Low Frequency Electric Resistance Weld (LF-ERW) seam failure is suspected for the failure. From January 1968 to the date of ... An ERW seam selective corrosion failure in one of the pipelines caused the failure. 1988 On August 31, a gas company crew ... Prior to this accident, this pipeline, installed in 1957, had 16 seam failures during hydrostatic testing, and 7 seam failures ...
*  Premium Motorsports
He finished 39th after suffering equipment failure. The team made the next race at Atlanta Motor Speedway, with Carl Long ... Mike Hillman, who was partnered with Joe Falk and his team was named as a partner for 2016, purchasing equipment from Hillman- ... The team used the owner's points and equipment of Tommy Baldwin Racing's former No. 36 team, sold to Robinson at the beginning ... On October 22, 2012, the team sold off its Cup Series equipment in an auction to NEMCO Motorsports and Joe Nemechek, with ...
*  Shoot to Kill (1990 film)
Had it just been an equipment failure? The film suggested that the inquiry had seriously considered the possibility, voiced by ... A senior officer carpets DCI Flanagan and his Detective Inspector for the failures of the SSU, culminating in their having " ...
*  Parachuting
Equipment failure rarely causes fatalities and injuries. Approximately one in 750 deployments of a main parachute result in a ... A full set of brand-new equipment can easily cost as much as a new motorcycle or half a small car.[citation needed] The market ... Parachuting disciplines such as BASE jumping or those that involve equipment such as wing suit flying and sky surfing have a ... Riggers also keep track of industry product and safety bulletins, and can, therefore, determine if a piece of equipment is up- ...
*  Steve Fossett
There was no evidence of equipment failure. The report stated that a postmortem examination of the skeletal fragments had been ...
*  LWG Consulting, Inc.
It also provides IT equipment failure analysis service. Currently the company has 20 offices located around the world. "Case ... The company offers failure analysis, forensic investigations in the cause of various failures, including electrical, mechanical ... Services this company provides include damage assessment, repair and replacement cost valuation, equipment restoration ...
*  Millstone Nuclear Power Plant
On February 26, 1996, a leaking valve forced the shutdown of units 1 and 2. Multiple equipment failures were found. Time ... Leaking valve forced shutdown multiple equipment failures detected: February 20, 1996 Permanently ceased operations: July 21, ... NRC Failure to Adequately Regulate - Millsone Unit 1, 1995 Archived 2009-05-14 at the Wayback Machine. Benjamin K. Sovacool; ... 73-. ISBN 978-1-135-91406-6. NRC Failure to Adequately Regulate - Millstone Unit 1, 1995 "Millstone - Unit 1". US NRC. ...
*  Hurricane Jerry
Equipment failure meant that data was not readily available. The National Hurricane Center forecast model was also disabled, ...
*  Mountain Fire
CalFire investigators said the fire was caused by a failure of "some type of electrical equipment" on private property and was ... Schaefer, Samantha (July 26, 2013). "27,500-acre Mountain fire blamed on electrical equipment failure". Los Angeles Times. ... not related to utility company equipment. At the fire's peak there were 3,500 firefighters on the lines as well as 20 ...
*  Glossary of firefighting equipment
Secondary advantages are a graceful degradation during equipment failure; CAFs, without a compressed air supply, emit classic ... This is a glossary of firefighting equipment. Contents: Top A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z See also Notes ... This includes hauling equipment or securing ladders, as opposed to belaying. Valve Mechanical means for stopping and starting ... Life safety line A rope used where its failure could result in serious injury; a rope used for connecting a firefighter/rescuer ...
*  Super Bowl XLVII
The outage was caused by equipment failure at the stadium. After play resumed, both teams punted once. Then San Francisco drove ... Entergy and SMG both said the problem was in interconnection equipment, and SMG has hired a third party to investigate. ... Perlstein, Mike (February 7, 2013). "Faulty piece of new equipment likely to blame for Super Bowl power outage". WWL TV. ... "Ravens survive 49ers comeback and power failure to win Super Bowl". Guardian UK. February 4, 2013. Retrieved February 5, 2013 ...
*  The House (1999 film)
For one thing, the film was plagued with equipment failure. None of the film cameras' lenses had been modulated correctly, ...
*  Nicholas Elliott
Elliott speculated in his autobiography that Crabb suffered equipment failure. Subsequent criticism of Crabb, whom Elliott ... The Royal Navy was interested in anti-submarine warfare equipment carried under the cruiser's stern. Elliott arranged for Crabb ...
*  XHEW-TV
The station went dark by 1999 due to equipment failure; its authorization was cancelled by Cofetel in 2007. Channel 13 is now ...
*  Hydrogen-cooled turbo generator
Not doing so can lead to equipment failure from hydrogen embrittlement. Timeline of hydrogen technologies Precooled jet engine ...
*  Bombings of Switzerland in World War II
While Allied forces explained the causes of violations as navigation errors, equipment failure, weather conditions, and pilots ... Weather conditions and equipment failure were found to be at fault; the defendants were found not guilty of criminal ...
*  Perle Systems
... relay contact closures and equipment failure. Remote Power Switches: Used to remotely power on/off/cycle Data Center equipment ... relay contact closures and equipment failure over Ethernet. 2007, Launches Redundant Path Technology and Remote Power Switches ... card readers and a wide range of industrial equipment. Device Servers: Used to web or network enable existing equipment with RS ... The new 48v DC IOLAN SCS is ideal to remotely manage Telecommunications equipment, The IPv6 Portal, 31 October 2008, retrieved ...
*  Glass
Impurities in the cullet can lead to product and equipment failure. Fining agents such as sodium sulfate, sodium chloride, or ...
*  KEAS (AM)
On August 18, 2009, KEAS fell silent due to "equipment failure". In September 2009 station management filed a request with the ...
*  Shipwrecking
Factors for the loss of a ship may include: poor design or failure of the ship's equipment or hull - pressure hull instability ... Leaks between the hull planks of wooden vessels are a particular problem.[citation needed] Equipment failure caused the ... Failure or leaking of the hull is a serious problem that can lead to the loss of buoyancy or the free surface effect and the ... She capsized with tragic consequences.[citation needed] Failure of pumps can lead to the loss of a potentially salvageable ship ...
*  KMCC
In March 2006, equipment failure forced the station to reduce power significantly; in November, it switched to Multimedios ...
*  Buddy breathing
It can also happen due to unforeseen exertion or breathing equipment failure. Equipment failure resulting in the loss of all ... Buddy breathing is discouraged by many training agencies because other more reliable techniques and equipment exist. The ... but to a large extent it has been superseded by safer and more reliable techniques using additional equipment, such as the use ... gas could be caused by failure of a pressure retaining component such as an O-ring or hose in the regulator or, in cold ...
*  Glossary of nautical terms
It is usually caused by bad weather, equipment failure or needed maintenance. Laying down Laying the keel of a ship in a ... The term has been generically applied to equipment for "under-water supersonic echo-ranging equipment" of submarines and other ... 2. The equipment used to conduct such searches, ranging, and imaging. Sounding Measuring the depth of the water. Traditionally ... Sponson A projection from the side of a vessel for protection, stability, or the mounting of equipment such as armaments or ...
*  One for the Money (film)
Despite having no equipment, training, or particular skill she becomes a bail enforcement agent, chasing after Vinnie's highest ... a feeling which is only reinforced by its late-January release and failure to be screened for critics." Sam Adams of The A.V. ...