Accession Number : AD0740175

Title :   Civil Defense Shelter Options: Deliberate Shelters. Volume 2

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : IIT RESEARCH INST CHICAGO IL

Personal Author(s) : Longinow, A ; Kalinowski, J ; Kot, C A ; Salzberg, F

PDF Url : AD0740175

Report Date : Dec 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 328

Abstract : The ability of specific shelter structures to provide protection for personnel subjected to nuclear weapon environments is investigated and respective sheltering costs are estimated. Specific structures considered and costs for several defined sheltering options are given, and the capability of these shelters in providing protection relative to a range of weapon environments is presented. The bases for these predictions are described.

Descriptors :   *CIVIL DEFENSE, *SHELTERS, BLAST, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, COSTS, NUCLEAR WARFARE, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES, SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL), VULNERABILITY

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology
      Civil Defense

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE