Accession Number:

ADA532106

Title:

AFRL Solid Propellant Laboratory Explosive Siting and Renovation Lessons Learned

Descriptive Note:

Conference paper

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE RESEARCH LAB EDWARDS AFB CA PROPULSION DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2010-07-01

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:

  • Administration and Management
  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Safety Engineering
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE