Accession Number:

AD0719277

Title:

Lightweight Oil Containment System, Low Tension Barrier System. Part I.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

WILSON INDUSTRIES INC HOUSTON TEX OIL CONTAINMENT DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

465.0

Abstract:

The report presents the results of studies and tests of a low tension light weight oil containment system. The system is capable of deployment from an aircraft and deploys rapidly with a minimum of support equipment. The barrier design described uses an external tension shock absorbing bridle line to insure the barrier a high degree of high sea surface confirmability. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE