A-P-T Research, Inc. (Analysis, Planning, Test Research, or "APT") is an employee-owned, small business based in Cummings Research Park, Huntsville, Alabama. APT provides professional engineering services in a variety of disciplines including systems engineering, risk assessment and analysis, test planning, range safety, system safety, software system safety, explosives safety, industrial and quality engineering, quality assurance, mission assurance, Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V), software development and modeling, and related areas. APT currently supports more than 50 customers of which approximately 40 are Government agencies. Our personnel are owners and each shares in the commitment to APT's corporate mission of continually providing state-of-the-art expertise and ensuring the highest level of customer satisfaction.
Analysis of Death and Injuries Resulting from Explosions (DIRE) for providing personnel protection is the state-of-the-art in explosive risk assessment software. DIRE uses consequence modeling to determine the optimal location of explosive facilities to ensure that if an accident occurs, minimal loss of life and damage to other buildings occurs.
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APT's Safety Engineering and Analysis Center (SEAC) offers many excellent training courses for both Government and industrial personnel. APT offers over 36 CEUs in professional training. For more info about training courses, click here.
Upcoming Onsite Training Courses
- System Safety, February 23-27
- Software System Safety, March 24-26
- Explosives Safety, April 7-9
- IMESAFR, April 28-30
Upcoming Offsite Training Courses
- IMESAFR, January 29-31, New Orleans
DOT HC Services
APT offers DOT Competent Authority Approval services to a wide variety of clients in the explosive industry. As a DOT approved Examining Agency, APT is authorized to perform explosives and other hazardous materials examination services. These services are to determine DOT transportation classification, including proper shipping name, hazard class and division, and compatibility group for explosive substances and articles.
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We are always looking for enthusiastic, hard-working people to join our team, especially in the fields of system safety, range safety, flight safety, software safety, risk analysis, and software development. To see the latest employment opportunities, click here.