Accession Number : ADA262879


Title :   Load Factors for Cargo Restraint During Marine Transport


Corporate Author : MILITARY TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT COMMAND TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING AGENCY NEWPORT NEWS VA


Personal Author(s) : Germanos, John T


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a262879.pdf


Report Date : Dec 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 24


Abstract : This analysis establishes up-to-date load factors for use in establishing tiedown procedures for military equipment during marine transport. These load factors apply to all ships currently listed on the Computerized Deployment System (CODES) database.


Descriptors :   *NAVAL VESSELS , *LOADING(HANDLING) , *CARGO HANDLING , *CARGO SHIPS , *TIEDOWN DEVICES , ACCELERATION , MARINE TRANSPORTATION , RESTRAINT , NAVAL LOGISTICS , MARINE ENGINEERING , SHIPPING CONTAINERS , SHIPPING


Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE