Blast Relief Cladding
Blast relief cladding is a lightweight cladding system which relieves (opens) at a blast overpressure of 0.05 bar in 20 ms. The fixings will straighten up, causing the panels to open and thus vent the explosion pressure.
- Metal skin, Plastisol or s.s.
- Blast relief mechanism
- Supports by others Optional: gastight type
The Van Dam Blast Relief Cladding is a fully bolted, heavy-duty, lightweight wall system. Van Dam is able to design the cladding in order to meet several blast relief pressures and opening times.
- Weight saving
- Cost saving (30% – 40%)
- Fast installation time
- 100% bolted system
- No hot work involved with installation (suitable for offshore)
- Easy maintenance in case of damage
- No downtime production
Type approval by Lloyd’s Register, ABS and USCG.
Alternative certification authorities (project approval) available on request.