With severe weather occurring far too frequently infrastructure support agencies need to be able to emerge from storms without damage and ready to assist victims. A request for tornado resistant barriers came from FEMA and one of their regional support centers. AMICO designed, fabricated and passed the tests to meet government requirements.
- Tested by the wind research institute at Texas Tech University
- Passed the Missile Impact Test FEMA 320 & ICC-500 – Tornado Protocol 4
- The safe room design and performance missile size and speed are met. Criteria for debris impact resistance and assembly testing presented in FEMA P-361 Information and commentary on safe rooms is presented in are the same as the shelter design and Chapter B8. Performance criteria presented in ICC 500