Accession Number:

AD0266579

Title:

ERECTION OF QUARTERS BUILDING FOR PIONEER POLAR CAMP

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CA

Report Date:

1961-09-26

Pagination or Media Count:

33.0

Abstract:

THE Pioneer Polar Camp 918-man living quarters includes 1 a 16- ft wide by 48-ft long Jamesway hut fitted with a 2-ft high NCEL wall extension kit, for a 10-ft high building at the top of the arch 2 curtains to divide the interior into 12 semi-separate spaces, nine of which are one- or two-man bedrooms, two are combination lounge-utility areas, and one is a utility area 3 a single or double bunk in each bedroom and provisions for storing the personal gear of each occupant 4 general lighting for the hallway, and individual lighting for each bedroom and the lounge areas 5 a forced hot air heating system, with overhead circulating fans for the primary heating system, and space heaters for stand-by heating in the event of a power failure 6 simple, rugged lounge furniture in the standby heater spaces at each end of the building and 7 a urinal in the vestibule at one end of the building.

Subject Categories:

  • Protective Equipment
  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE