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Safe Room and Permanent Exhibit at National Emergency Training Center

Pictures from the permanent safe room exhibit at the National Emergency training Center are shown below with discussion of the events.

Safe Room and Permanent Exhibit at National Emergency Training Center

HMGP students standing next to a display and learning safe room techniques.
HMGP students standing next to a display and learning safe room techniques.

Students from the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program and Managing States Course learn about demonstration projects and examine construction techniques of the safe room.

Photo by Dorothy Andrake/FEMA News Photo

 

 

HMGP students learning about saferoom techniques.
HMGP students learning about saferoom techniques.

Students from the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program and Managing States Course learn about demonstration projects and examine construction techniques of the safe room.

Photo by Dorothy Andrake/FEMA News Photo


 

HGMP students inspecting a 3-D display.
HGMP students inspecting a 3-D display.

Students from the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program and Managing States Course learn about demonstration projects and examine construction techniques of the safe room.

Photo by Dorothy Andrake/FEMA News Photo

 


 

Carrie Herndon and Lee Stubbs on opposites of a door examining its locking mechanism.
Carrie Herndon and Lee Stubbs on opposites of a door examining its locking mechanism.

 

Carrie Herndon, FEMA Headquarters, and Lee Stubbs, FEMA Region IX, examine the steel door and locking mechanism.

Photo by Dorothy Andrake/FEMA News Photo

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Ingargiola points out display section illustrating missile impact testing for safe rooms.
John Ingargiola points out display section illustrating missile impact testing for safe rooms.

John Ingargiola, Building Science Engineer, FEMA Headquarters, points out display section illustrating missile impact testing for safe rooms conducted at Texas Tech Wind Engineering Center.

Photo by Eric Letvin/FEMA News Photo

 

 

Photo of John Ingargiola showing Marty Frengs items on a display.
Photo of John Ingargiola showing Marty Frengs items on a display.
John Ingargiola, Building Science Engineer, FEMA Headquarters, explains the rebar reinforcement and ceiling connections to Marty Frengs, FEMA Region III.

Photo by Eric Letvin/FEMA News Photo

 


 

Photo of Dr. Mehta demonstrating applications on a display for others.
Photo of Dr. Mehta demonstrating applications on a display for others.
Dr. Kishor Mehta, Director, Texas Tech Wind Engineering Rersearch Center, demonstrating engineering applications to participants at the Multi-Hazard Building Design Summer Institute. This couse, at FEMA's National Emergency Training Center, uses the demonstration safe room to show how a structure can be constructed to withstand high winds and flying debris.

Sue Davis (pink), Manager of Technical Activities, Structural Engineering Institute of ASCE; Frank Showemino Showi, Assoc. Prof., Mississippi Valley State University; Maricruz Saenz, E.I.T., TXDOT, Engineering Assistant..

Photo by Wanda Rizer/FEMA News Photo

 

Photo of Dr. Mehta having a discussion with 3 people.
Photo of Dr. Mehta having a discussion with 3 people.
Dr. Kishor Mehta, Director, Texas Tech Wind Engineering Rersearch Center, demonstrating engineering applications to participants at the Multi-Hazard Building Design Summer Institute. This couse, at FEMA's National Emergency Training Center, uses the demonstration safe room to show how a structure can be constructed to withstand high winds and flying debris.

Frank Showemino Showi, Assoc. Prof., Mississippi Valley State University; Kurt Gurley, Assistant Professor, Civil and Coastal Engineering, University of Florida; Sue Davis, Manager of Technical Activities, Structural Engineering Institute of ASCE.

Photo by Wanda Rizer/FEMA News Photo

Last Updated: 
02/16/2016 - 15:38