Accession Number : AD0441175


Title :   PIONEER POLAR STRUCTURES -- SPECIFICATIONS AND OUTFITTING FOR THE PORTABLE MAINTENANCE SHELTER


Descriptive Note : Technical note


Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CA


Personal Author(s) : Sherwood, G E


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/441175.pdf


Report Date : 04 Jun 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 40


Abstract : A portable maintenance shelter was developed to satisfy the requirement of shelter for maintenance and repair of construction and other equipment in pioneer polar camps. The 20- by 24-foot shelter is a canvas- covered, aluminum arch-rib structure mounted on skids for portability. It includes a travelling hoist, a personnel entry, and an electrical harness. This technical note contains the specifications for the shelter and the outfitting for the equipment-repair wanigan presented in the Naval Civil Engineering Laboratory Technical Report R-317, 'Pioneer Polar Structures - Portable Maintenance Shelter.'


Descriptors :   *SHELTERS , MAINTENANCE , POLAR REGIONS , SPECIFICATIONS , COLD WEATHER OPERATIONS , NYLON , MOBILE , PLYWOOD , ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT , TOOL KITS , MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT , SMALL TOOLS , MECHANICAL DRAWING


Subject Categories : Protective Equipment


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE