Accession Number:

AD0021259

Title:

EVALUATION OF A 20-FT BY 48-FT STRAIGHT-SIDED, ARCH ROOF, PREFABRICATED METAL BUILDING, NORTHERN TYPE, MANUFACTURED BY THE GREAT LAKES STEEL CORPORATION, STRAN-STEEL DIVISION

Descriptive Note:

Final memo.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CALIF

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Report Date:

1953-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

This building was evaluated to determine its adequacy for advanced-base use. The evaluation included a study of packaging and crating erection weathertightness and structural adequacy for specified snow, wind, and floor loadings. The building can be packaged for overseas shipment in 230.4 cu ft with a gross weight of 10,010 lb. Erection of the building can be accomplished in 164.9 man-hr, using a 5-man team. The building is essentially watertight, structurally adequate for the specified loading.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE