Accession Number:

ADA218264

Title:

Minutes of the Explosives Safety Seminar (23rd) Held at Atlanta, Georgia on 9-11 August 1988. Volume 1

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE EXPLOSIVES SAFETYBOARD ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

1292.0

Abstract:

The Twenty-third Explosives Safety Seminar was held August 9-11, 1988 at the Hyatt-Regency Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia. Topics in this issue include fragment hazards airblast interactions explosives risk assessment structural damage from blast demilitarizationdisposaldecontamination quantity distance application fire protection - deluge systems debris hazards testinganalysis far-field airblast effects and mitigation designs consideration electrostatic discharge ESD underground explosion effects-large scale tests wall and window response to blast loads explosives facility design considerations accidentexplosion effects shock sensitivity of explosives. Keywords Ordnance, Ammunition, Explosives, Shaped charge jets Magnesium powder, Shear reinforcement MagazinesOrdnance Tunnels Triboelectric phenomena Electric blasting caps, Packaging Buildings.

Subject Categories:

  • Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE