Accession Number:

AD0716951

Title:

Identification of Shock and Vibration Factors Impacting on Cargo Being Transported on High Speed Landing Craft and Design of a Test Program for Packaging and Tie-Down Systems Evaluation

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

UNIVERSITY CONSULTANTS INC CAMBRIDGE MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-12-04

Pagination or Media Count:

268.0

Abstract:

Contents Background and study objectives, Cargo flow and equipment used in amphibious assault operations, Operational and environmental factors characteristic of proposed new high speed landing craft, Load and environmental factors involved in the definition and determination of an effective tie-down and materials packaging system for amphibious operations, Review of shock and vibration characteristics of existing transportation environments and review of present and proposed tie-down and military packaging systems, Recommendations for a test program.

Subject Categories:

  • Couplers, Fasteners and Joints
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE