Accession Number:

AD0735442

Title:

Expeditionary Logistic Facility, A Conceptual Design of Materials Handling System for Naval Advanced Base Ports

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 15 Mar-15 Sep 1971

Corporate Author:

HENRY (J J) CO INC NEW YORK

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-09-15

Pagination or Media Count:

181.0

Abstract:

The report presents a unique concept for off-loading nonself-sustaining container ships at naval advanced bases. The concept is described with graphic representations, narrative discussions, performance estimates an cost data. System operations and performance are discussed. All auxiliary operations such as delivery, maneuvering, erection, positioning and repositioning are covered. The design analyses for the concept are also included. A program for the development through prototype is outlined.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE