Accession Number:

ADA522115

Title:

AFRL Solid Propellant Laboratory Explosive Siting and Renovation Lessons Learned

Descriptive Note:

Technical paper

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE RESEARCH LAB EDWARDS AFB CA PROPULSION DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2010-05-19

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

The Solid Propellant Mix Laboratory, located at Edwards Air Force Base EAFB California underwent a major renovation to address facility and personnel protection deficiencies identified during a structural and hazard analysis performed for explosive re-siting of the facility. This paper documents the re-siting and renovation approachefforts performed by AFRL personnel, consultants and contractors from 2006 to 2010, and the lessons learned that may help other organizations faced with re-siting and renovating explosive facilities.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE