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Re: Blast Resistant Structure Design Reference

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I am glad to see that you finally got some work Paul. You might try your
buddy Mr. Watson. He has a lot of military specs.

Randy Russ
-----Original Message-----
From: Blomberg, Paul <Paul.Blomberg(--nospam--at)>
To: Watson, Don (home) <don_watson(--nospam--at)>; SEOC <seaint(--nospam--at)>
Date: Wednesday, October 28, 1998 10:54 AM
Subject: Blast Resistant Structure Design Reference

>I need to design some concrete test cells that have design criteria the
>detonation of 200 - 300 lbs of hydrogen within them.  The test cells can be
>open on one side or entirely enclosed.  I also have a liquid hydrogen tank
>(16' dia.) that will need to be shielded to protect surrounding facilities.
>Any recommendations for design references.  Anyone work with TM 5-1300
>"Structures to Resist the Effects of Accidental Explosions"?  It's a little
>old but the military used to be my best source for this type of analysis.
>Any  words of wisdom is appreciated.
>Paul Blomberg
>Jacobs Engineering Group
>Phoenix, AZ
>(602) 212-5011
>(602) 532-5250 fax