Programme

IMEMG presents the 3rd European IM Day. The Rosarium, Amsterdam,NL. Schedule IM Day 2017

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Session 1

FEEDBACK FROM OPERATIONS Military Operations/Viewpoint of the User (session chair: Loïc Audonnet) Lt Col David Perez, Chef de la Division Maîtrise des Risques Echelon Central du Service des Munitions, French Army. Joint service for ammunition (SIMu) – France Session 2

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Session 2

REGULATION & LEGAL FRAMEWORK IM Policies & Implementations (session chair: Serge Bordachar) Issues/Solutions in Regulation, Policy and Implementation (Overarching Framework) Philip Cheese, Head of Vulnerability, DOSG S&T, DE&S – UK MoD NATO Working Group on IM and Hazard Classification (+ fichier clé bleue) João Abreu, Project Officer Ammunition & Logistic Support, EM, Missiles & Munitions, EDA Thomas Honke, Project Officer Qualification,Test & Evaluation, Standardisation, EDA How European qualification may be driven and influenced by technology […]

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Session 3

(session chair: Dr Arno von der Fecht) New Developments and current technical challenges Ron E Hollands, President IMEMG Priorities for IM (+ fichier clé bleue) David Crofts, Head of complex warheads – Center of Excellence – MBDA Group – Multinational Missile Programmes  –(+ fichier clé bleue dans un dossier seul)

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Session 4

(session chair: Dr Martin Emsenhuber) Programmes and Technology Lt Col Eng. Pascal van Mele, Head of “Propulsion, EM & Pyrotechnics” Domain, DGA – France – Current IM Challenges (+ fichier clé bleue) Ernest Baker, Technical Specialist Officer on Warhead, NATO/MSIAC – MSIAC Technology and Programmes (+ fichier clé bleue)

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IMEMTS 2015 Rome, PRESENTATIONS

18- 21 May 2015 Theme of the symposium: IM&EM: REAL WARFIGHTER ADVANTAGE AND COST EFFECTIVE SOLUTIONS THROUGHOUT THE LIFECYCLE Teamed up under specific sessions, presentations address the following issues (online proceedings available July 2015): Ageing & Stability Formulations IM Testing Processing Ingredients Testing Policy Synthesis Modelling / Test Standards Systems Fast Cook-Off Slow Cook-Off Testing Standards Propulsion Best Poster Award

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Ageing & Stability

Synthesis on EDA Project on Insensitive Munitions & Ageing Julien Moriceau, HERAKLES, France New Stabilizers for NC-propellants Evaluated in Rocket Propellants Erik Tunestål, EURENCO Bofors AB, Sweden Accelerated Degradation Tests of IM-Compliant Polymer Bonded Explosives Tracey Temple, Cranfield University Defence Academy, UK Design of Safe Energetic Processes Using the Advanced Flow Reactor Jerry Salan, Nalas Engineering Services, Centerbrook, USA Methodology to Assess the Effects of Explosives Ageing on the IM Response of Munitions Peter Milner, […]

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Formulations

Evaluation of a Low Toxicity RDX Replacement for Minimum Smoke Rocket Propellant Formulations Dr Bradley Sleadd, NSWC, Indian Head, USA Qualification of a New IM Composition Christelle Songy, EURENCO, France   Recent Developments in the Formulation of High Explosives Geneviève Eck / Helen Stenmark, EURENCO, France US Army FREEDM Initiative Anthony R Di Stasio, US Army, ARDEC, USA A Systems Approach for Demilitarization of Melt-Cast Insensitive Munitions   Christophe Coulouarn, NEXTER Munitions, France

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