Key among the new features and enhancements, driven by customer interest and historical events are improved vapor cloud explosion modeling for materials such as Ethylene Oxide, and solid chemical explosion modeling capability for materials such as Ammonium Nitrate, and commercial explosives like TNT.
“The improved and enhanced functionality afforded by the improvements that Dr. Shah Khajehnajafi (SAFER Systems VP of Research and Development)
Further enhancing our customer’s capabilities, Exfiltration Modeling, has been added to SAFER TRACE® v10.2. Exfiltration Modeling allows plans to be created for indoor accidental releases and can calculate how long the toxicity is expected to remain at harmful levels throughout an indoor chemical release event. This model takes into consideration the room size, temperature, and ventilation type and rate to determine the toxic or explosive concentration as well as the exposure curve from point of release to end of event where safe levels are reached.
For the full list of additions, enhancements, and bug fixes visit the SAFER Systems website at www.safersystem.com.
About SAFER Systems: SAFER Systems is the leader in chemical emergency response solutions. For more than 30 years, its software has been used by the leading chemical facilities around the globe to assist in preparedness for and mitigation of chemical emergencies. Among the more than 600 clients of SAFER are Agrium, Bayer, BP, DuPont, Dow Chemical, Dow Corning, ExxonMobil, Honeywell, Monsanto, OxyChem, PCS and Shell as well as leading transportation companies such as BNSF, CSX, Union Pacific, Norfolk Southern, CN Rail and Canadian Pacific Railway. SAFER’s real-time, consequence assessment software has won numerous awards and is the only product of its kind to use full weather station and gas sensor data with patented algorithms that support source location and release rate estimation. For more information, visit www.safersystem.com .