Gas Jet – Explosion hazard

High pressure Gas leaks can cause Jet fires that can reach 10's of metres in length, causing considerable damage & are extremely difficult to control. Our flange guards have been used in the offshore Oil & Gas industry, to prevent the release from forming a concentrated "jet". The Flange guard results in a diffuse cloud that is much easier to detect with the site's fixed point gas sensors.

For gas jet applications we recommend the following materials;

 

316 st/st

Our 316 STEEL shield uses only the highest quality materials. This simple design outlasts all other shield types/materials in our in-house pressure testing. Most important is the internal multi-layered steel mesh, which effectively diffuses pressure releases – thus preventing spray and mist formation.

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