Natech Damage Information

NatechJX Nippon Oil & Energy Corp. - Sendai Refinery, Japan, Miyagi-Ken-Oki (Sendai) Earthquake, Japan, 1978/06/12
Plant Unit TypeStorage Tank
Damage ClassificationHAZUS (2010) - Storage Tank
Damage StateDS4 (Extensive)
Damaged3
ReferencesCooper, T. W., "A study of the performance of petroleum storage tanks during earthquakes, 1933-1995", 1997
Notes

Three large tanks failed, the oil over topped the containment dikes spilling into the refinery and into harbor waters.

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Created: Serkan GIRGIN, 2012/07/24 10:22:36

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