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Lake Lynn Laboratory.

Authors
NIOSH
Source
NIOSH 1999 Aug; :1-6
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
20000622
Abstract
Lake Lynn Laboratory is a Unique mining research laboratory designed to provide a modern, full-scale environment for the evaluation of mine safety and health technology. Formerly operated by the U.S. Bureau of Mines (USBM), the facility is now under the direction of NIOSH. Lake Lynn occupies more than 400 acres at a former limestone mine in the Greenbriar Formation. It is located approximately 50 miles southeast of Pittsburgh, near Fairchance, PA, and specializes in the study of large-scale surface and underground fires and explosions.
Keywords
Fire-suppression-facility; Coal-dust-explosions; Methane-gas-explosions; Explosion-testing; Roof-support-technologies
Publication Date
20000801
Document Type
Numbered Publication
Fiscal Year
2000
NTIS Accession No.
NTIS Price
Identifying No.
(NIOSH) 99-149
NIOSH Division
PRL
Source Name
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
State
PA
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