Accession Number : ADA335530

Title :   Centrifuges and Simulators

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : ACTIDYNE SA FRANCONVILLE LA GARENNE (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s) : Perdriat, Jacques

PDF Url : ADA335530

Report Date : DEC 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The WES civil engineering centrifuge designed and built by Acutronic France, shall be, when commissioned not only the world strongest ever built centrifuge but also the world most performing centrifuge in its size in terms of maximum acceleration. The installation, commissioning, and scientific investigation of this unique system was contracted to Actidyn SA, a company formed by the former design team of the centrifuge, on November 13, 1995.

Descriptors :   *CENTRIFUGES, TEST AND EVALUATION, ACCELERATION, FRANCE, SYSTEM SAFETY.

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE