Accession Number:

ADA250252

Title:

Guide for Evaluating 12 Inch Substantial Dividing Walls (SDWs) to Provide Protection from Remote Operation. Volume 2

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

CORPS OF ENGINEERS HUNTSVILLE AL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

67.0

Abstract:

This report provides installations with procedures to relate Net Explosive Weights NEWs to combinations of intervening 12-inch Substantial Dividing Walls SDWs to provide protection to personnel from remote operations where an accidental detonation is the hazard. Protection to be Provided is IAW DoD and Army policy 2.3 psi maximum overpressure exposure and no hazardous fragments. The report consists of two Volumes. Volume I is a how to guide for installation use Volume II is the rationale calculations, etc behind the Volume 1. Protection from thermal effects from flash fires, deflagrations. etc. is not addressed in the Guide. Remote operations, Substantial dividing walls, Operator protection, Blast protection, Fragments, Accidental detonations.

Subject Categories:

  • Construction Equipment, Materials and Supplies
  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology
  • Explosions

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE