• pipe
  • Contributing to the failure was the loss of pipe coating integrity. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Piney Point Oil Pipeline system, which was owned by the Potomac Electric Power Company (Pepco), experienced a pipe failure at the Chalk Point Generating Station in southeastern Prince George's County, Maryland. (wikipedia.org)
  • From January 1968 to the date of the Whitharral accident, 14 longitudinal pipe seam failures had occurred on that pipeline system, which resulted in 6 other fatalities, and the loss of over 60,000 barrels (9,500 m3) of LPG. (wikipedia.org)
  • fire
  • Officials say an equipment malfunction appears to have sparked a fire at a western Pennsylvania gas drilling site. (wgal.com)
  • multiple
  • The incident illustrated the potential for flooding to damage multiple items of equipment throughout a plant, weaknesses in safety measures, systems and procedures, and resulted in fundamental changes to the evaluation of flood risk at nuclear power plants and in the precautions taken. (wikipedia.org)
  • systems
  • NHS Connecting for Health, which is in charge of the IT services in NHS conveyed that Trusts in North-West England and the West Midlands were interrupted due to the failure of equipment that rendered the patient administration systems inaccessible. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Perle Systems is a technology company that develops and manufactures serial to Ethernet, fiber to Ethernet, I/O connectivity and device networking equipment. (wikipedia.org)
  • causes
  • While Allied forces explained the causes of violations as navigation errors, equipment failure, weather conditions, and pilots' errors, in Switzerland fear was expressed that some neutrality violations were intended to exert pressure on the country to end its economic cooperation with Nazi Germany. (wikipedia.org)
  • company
  • In a continuous effort to increase equipment reliability and reduce operating costs, a global producer of paper chose to implement selected key reliability strategies, including SKF Operator Driven Reliability (ORD), throughout the company. (skf.com)