Accession Number : AD1023770

Title :   Semi Automated Ferrous Material Scouring System (SAFMSS)

Descriptive Note : Technical Report,01 Jul 2011,01 Mar 2016

Corporate Author : Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh United States

Personal Author(s) : Herman,Herman ; Fromme,Chris

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Report Date : 14 Mar 2016

Pagination or Media Count : 47

Abstract : The project was focused on developing a Semi-Autonomous System that could be utilized for the remediation of large scale range clearing projects. The major goals associated with the development of this system were to: increase the speed of range clearing operations; improve personnel safety by removing workers from dangerous areas; and, decrease cost to the government by decreasing personnel costs and days to completion.

Descriptors :   metal detectors , high resolution , excavation , mapping , geophysics , field tests , Ground Penetrating Radar , UXO DETECTION

Subject Categories : Magnetic & Electric Fld Detection & Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE