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Title: Natural phenomena hazards design and evaluation criteria for Department of Energy Facilities

This DOE standard gives design and evaluation criteria for natural phenomena hazards (NPH) effects as guidance for implementing the NPH mitigation requirements of DOE 5480.28. Goal of the criteria is to assure that DOE facilities can withstand the effects of earthquakes, extreme winds, tornadoes, flooding, etc. They apply to the design of new facilities and the evaluation of existing facilities; they may also be used for modification and upgrading of the latter.
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
10158756
Report Number(s):
DOE-STD--1020-94
ON: DE94013592; NC: NONE
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: Apr 1994
Research Org:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
99 GENERAL AND MISCELLANEOUS//MATHEMATICS, COMPUTING, AND INFORMATION SCIENCE; 54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; NUCLEAR FACILITIES; DISASTERS; MITIGATION; STANDARDS; STANDARDS DOCUMENT; US DOE; FLOODS; EARTHQUAKES; WIND; TORNADOES 570000; 540000; HEALTH AND SAFETY; ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES