Natural disasters are low probability/high consequences calamities. The National Lightning Safety Institute (NLSI) quantifies Risk Management of the Lightning Hazard. We know about RISK REDUCTION. Past projects have included a broad diversity of activities. Examples
AEROSPACE: NASA (10); NRO; Northrup Grumman; Lockheed Martin; SpaceX; Sikorsky; Orbital Sciences; SLC-6; BAE Systems; Blue Origin; DIA; MIA; DFW; IAD.
CA; UT; KY; MA; OH; FL; OK; VA; AR; CO; IL; FL; VA;
NJ; TN; SC; PA; MD; AL; GA; TX; WI; MT; ME; MI; NV.
DOE: CO; NM (8); TX; CA; NJ; DC.
DoD: DC; NM; TX; CO; NJ; CO (5); UT; FL; AZ; VA; MD; SC; PA; LA; SC; GA; FL; MI; IN; SD; MD; OK; CA; ND; MT; AL; MA; AR. NLSI Lightning Safety for Defense Technical Paper
MINING: USA (6); Mexico; Cuba; Dominican Republic (4); Peru (6); Chile; Argentina; Australia; PNG; Indonesia; Tanzania (4); Ghana; Bolivia; Canada. NLSI Mining Technical Paper
OBSERVATORIES: MSSS-Maui; Kitt Peak; ATST, Apache Point; SAS. NLSI Observatories Technical Paper
Solar: UT; CO; B.C.
Wind: TX (4); OR; OK; ME; WY; CO; CA; ID
Bio/Fossil Fuels: HI; MI; TX; DE; LA; NJ; IL; FL; MD; OR; OH; S. Korea; Cayman Isl.; Ecuador; Mexico.
Lightning Protection for Offshore Oil Rigs
NLSI provides objective assistance. We apply engineering, industrial organization and science to manage Risk. We consult to identify vulnerabilities.
Find the NLSI lightning safety books at: www.amazon.com/shops/nlsi
We teach to educate and to train personnel about Codes compliance. Reach us at our Denver Colorado office (rkithil-at-lightningsafety.com) and at our Lima Peru office (oalzamora-at-lightningsafety.com).
Our website provides a wealth of training materials,
maps, photos, and factual details about lightning issues, written by both NLSI and other lightning experts.