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Testing if Civil Defence Technology Products

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​Services for civil defence technology

  • Testing of shelter equipment:
    • Blast wave tests,
    • Flow resistance tests,
    • Leakage tests,
    • Shock tests
  • Certification and type inspection of shelter equipment (e.g. blast doors, NBC-filters, blast valves, gastight valves)
  • Quality control of production and shelter equipment products
  • Operation test for a completed shelter
    • Shelter technical operation tests
  • Research and development in sheltering techniques

Services for special shelter projects

  • Control for shelter design and specifications
  • Control for equipment selection
  • Quality control of shelter equipment
  • Operation test for a completed shelter
  • Shelter technical operation tests
  • TAB work in general

Air filter blast wave tests

Testing of iodine filters in nuclear power stations

Testing facilities

Blast simulators

  • Air-driven shock tubes; nominal diameters 150…500 mm
  • Compression chambers rated for a pressure of 100 bar
  • Maximum test pressures up to 25 bar (up to 60 bar when duration of the blast wave is short)

Ground shock simulator

  • Operating range with a load of 500 kg, maximal testing parameters
    • Acceleration 50 g
    • Displacement 40 mm
    • Velocity 2,5 m/s

Impact testing

  • Various forms, sizes and weights of impact bodies
  • Hurricane tests
    • ASTM E 1886
    • ASTM E 1996
  • Velocities 25 m/s – 300 m/s depending on the impact body characteristics
    • For instance, 100 kg cylindrical missile, 200 m/s