Atlas V Cryogenics and Gases Systems

Booster LO2 System
RS&H designed the Booster Storage and Transfer Facility is a 450,000-Gallon storage tank, with sixteen (16) vaporizer units and related pneumatic control panels at (6) stations for propellant offloading. Also included was the design of valve stations, cross-country pipe runs, expansion loops, pipe supports and equipment grounding system.

RP-1 System
Designed a new Storage and Transfer Facility including two (2) 48,000-Gallon storage tanks, RP-1 pumping transfer assembly, three (3) stations for propellant offloading, and pneumatic control panels. Included also was cross-country pipe runs, pipe supports, access platforms and facility grounding system.

Centaur LO2 System
RS&H designed the new vacuum jacketed transfer line for connecting the existing CLO2 Storage Facility to the Autocoupler interface and a new return vent line from the Autocoupler to the cross-country dump area with branch connection to the storage facility.

Centaur LH2 System
Provided the design for a new Storage and Transfer Facility including a 45,000 Gallon storage tank, a new vaporizer assembly for pressurization, two (2) stations for propellant offloading and a dual burn stack GH2 disposal system. Included also was installation of vacuum jacketed piping, valve station, relief devices, pneumatic control panels, cross-country pipe runs, pipe supports, access platforms and facility grounding system.