Accession Number : ADA218265


Title :   Minutes of the Explosives Safety Seminar (23rd) Held at Atlanta, Georgia on 9-11 August 1988. Volume 2


Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE EXPLOSIVES SAFETYBOARD ALEXANDRIA VA


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a218265.pdf


Report Date : Aug 1988


Pagination or Media Count : 1188


Abstract : Partial Contents: Hazards and Risks of the Disposal of Chemical Munitions Using a Cryogenic Process; Special Equipment for Demilitarization of Lethal Chemical Agent Filled Munitions; Explosive Containment Room (ECR) Repair Johnston Atoll Chemical Agent Disposal System; Sympathetic Detonation Testing; Blast Loads - External/Internal; Structural Response Tests - Walls/Doors/Valves; Underground Explosion Effects - External Airblast; Explosives Shipping - Transportation Safety and Port Licensing; Explosives Safety Management; Underground Explosion Effects - Model Tests and Soil/Rock Effects; Chemical Risk and Protection of Workers; Full-Scale Explosives Storage Test; Fire Protection - Protective Clothing and System Response; Protective Construction Designs - Computer Models; Chemical Hazard Analysis Prediction; Hazard Classification; Test Cell and Explosion Containment Designs; Protective Construction Design; and Lightning and Static Electricity.


Descriptors :   *EXPLOSIVES , *SAFETY , *CHEMICAL ORDNANCE , TEST AND EVALUATION , COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION , TRANSPORTATION , SYMPOSIA , RISK , MANAGEMENT , HAZARDS , PREDICTIONS , CHEMICALS , AIRBORNE , EXPLOSIONS , TEST METHODS , UNDERGROUND EXPLOSIONS , ROCK , EXPLOSION EFFECTS , CONTAINMENT(GENERAL) , SOILS , LIGHTNING , CONSTRUCTION , STRUCTURAL RESPONSE , MODEL TESTS , RESPONSE , CLASSIFICATION , PROTECTION , BLAST LOADS , WALLS , EXTERNAL , PERSONNEL , FIRE PROTECTION , VALVES , DEMILITARIZATION , SPACE(ROOM) , STORAGE , PROTECTIVE CLOTHING , CRYOGENICS , BLAST , SHIPPING , SYMPATHETIC DETONATIONS , DOORS , EXPLOSIVE ORDNANCE DISPOSAL , STATIC ELECTRICITY


Subject Categories : Safety Engineering
      Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare
      Ammunition and Explosives
      Explosions


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE