Accession Number : ADP000450

Title :   Design and Evaluation of Damaged Weapon Facility,

Corporate Author : AMMANN AND WHITNEY NEW YORK

Personal Author(s) : Dobbs,Norval ; Weissman,Samuel

Report Date : AUG 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : As part of the overall modernization of the Pantex Plant, Amarillo, Texas, the Department of Energy/Mason and Hanger, Silas Mason Co. has engaged the Joint Venture Firms of Gibbs and Hill/Ammann and Whitney to design the new 'Production and Assembly Facilities'. As part of this design, Ammann and Whitney was required to develop and design a 'near full containment' structure titled 'Damaged Weapon Facility'. This facility will be used for the inspection and disassembly of components which have been damaged by accidental means. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Explosives, *Safety, *Symposia, *Conferencing(Communications), *Experimental design, Facilities, Weapons, Damage, Test and evaluation, Industrial plants, Military facilities, Industrial production, Assembly, Inspection, Parts

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE