ESTABLISHMENT OF SAFETY DESIGN CRITERIA FOR USE IN ENGINEERING OF EXPLOSIVE FACILITIES AND OPERATIONS
Rept. no. 8, Jan-Dec 1965 on Supporting Studies
PICATINNY ARSENAL DOVER NJ AMMUNITION DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING DIRECTORATE
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This report presents a summary of activities from January-December 1965 on the supporting studies to establish a Safety Design Criteria Program under the technical management of Picatinny Arsenal. Work performed in these areas is described A model scale slab test program 13 and 110 scale to investigate the response of reinforced concrete to blast loads a model scale bay test program to evaluate the explosive capacity of a bay structure and to establish the validity of scaling a 13 scale modified C-13 cubicle test to demonstrate the use of new design and construction techniques a full-scale test program to complete the investigation for compartmenting igloos for safe storage of small weapons, and development of new impulse curves in a cubicle type structure.
- Construction Equipment, Materials and Supplies
- Ammunition and Explosives