Accession Number:

AD0163979

Title:

System for Attachment to and Lifting of Objects from Deep Water.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Report Date:

1973-01-30

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

The patent concerns a deep water recovery system. It comprises a submersible vehicle and associated equipment, including an object attachment tool for attaching to sunken objects, a messenger line and buoy arrangement having an automatic attachment means and a hoisting cable grip which may be guided from the surface to the sunken object along the deployed messenger line for automatic attachment.

Subject Categories:

  • Construction Equipment, Materials and Supplies
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE