Air Force Plant PJKS, Systems Integration Laboratory, Signal Transfer Building, Waterton Canyon Road & Colorado Highway 121, Lakewood, Jefferson County, CO
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Waterton Canyon Road & Colorado Highway 121, Lakewood vicinity, CO
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER CO-88-C
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N493).
Significance: It played a significant role in the development of the Titan II ICBM, which not only served as the largest and most destructive weapon in the U.S. nuclear arsenal during the Cold War, but also functioned as a launch vehicle for the Gemini space program in 1965. The structure housed controls for propellent transfer, instrumentation for testing, test data transmission receivers, data verification equipment, and centralized utilities for the testing, handling and storage of the Titan II's propellants...
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
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