Decontamination tent for civil usage: Tent ES-56LDK

The ES-56LDK decontamination tent offers decontamination and hygiene cleaning of persons in field conditions who have been in contact with dangerous chemicals, biological and other dangerous substances. This    system is mainly used in civil sector where all the actions are carried out only in one tent. The tent is of inflatable tube construction which enables a rapid assembly through a compressor or pressurized air bottles. The tent interior is divided into 2 identical corridors (for men and women). Each corridor is divided into 3 sections – undressing section, decontamination and cleaning section and dressing section. There is a catch tank for contaminated solutions in the decontamination and rinsing parts.

Basic characteristics:

  • transit capacity 40 persons per hour
  • double chamber tube system
  • 2 inflation/discharge valves
  • 2 safety pressures valves        
  • anchoring system through ropes and floor boards
  • warm water supplied by diesel heater
  • contaminated water suction by elestric pump
  • decontamination solution is applied by 5 nozzles and 1 hand nozzle for inaccessible areas, 2 shower heads and a hand shower for rinsing in each corridor    
  • flow capacity: 0,8 – 1,1 l/min depending on the pressure (each nozzle)

Dimensions:

  • outside: 10 000 x 6 000 x 3 000 mm (l x w x h)
  • inside: 10 000 x 5 540 x 2 700 mm (l x w x h)
  • folded and packed: 1 500 x 1 000 x 850 mm (l x w x h)

The layout of the tent:

  • effective workspace: 50 m2
  • undressing area: 15 m2 
  • decontamination and cleaning area: 20 m2
  • dressing area: 15 m2

Weight:

  • 230 kg

Inflation time:

  • cca 6 min  (including the inside tank inflation)

Basic equipment:

  • hammer
  • sufficient amount of anchoring pegs
  • repair kit
  • waterproof transportation bag

Mass personnel decontamination area for military usage

There are real threats of industrial disasters, epidemics, natural disasters, fires, terrorist attacks and war conflicts to be considered very carefully in the 21st century and therefore it is necessary to be well prepared for such situations. Military and rescue services involved must be equipped accordingly for the sake of their safety. These are at personnel decontamination area and organized a way which enables to carry out weapons, individual protection means, personnel decontamination and equipts personnel with clean material required.

BASIC CHARACTERISTICS:

  • transit capacity 120 persons per hour
  • minimum dimensions of the area 50 x 50 m
  • roll out time 45 minutes
  • roll up time 60 minutes
  • rinsing water temperature for decontamination 30 – 32 °C
  • rinsing water temperature for hygiene cleaning 38 °C
  • divided into 2 identical corridors (men and women)
  • 16 decontamination nozzles + 1 hand nozzle for inaccessible areas in each corridor
  • 6 rinsing shower heads and 1 hand shower head for inaccessible areas in each corridor
  • stored and transported in ISO 1C container

ADVANTAGES

  •  rapid assembly (from transportation to serviceable stage)
  •  high mobility
  •  sufficient amount of decontamination nozzles and rinsing shower heads
  •  self-supporting inflatable tube construction, no other supporting components are needed (e.g. struts, etc)
  •  safety valves, ensuring the tube construction is not overinflated
  •  wide range of different sizes
  •  can be transported by usual transport means