Accession Number:

AD0163978

Title:

Folded Tensioned Highline System.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-01-30

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

The patent relates to a highline transfer system for transferring loads between ships underway at sea having a highline winch and a ram tensioner to compensate for relative ship motion and a folded highline connected to a winch having three drums.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE