Accession Number:

AD0785833

Title:

Safe Design and Operation of Deep-Ocean Simulation Facilities

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DAVID W TAYLOR NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

80.0

Abstract:

Existing deep-sea simulation facilities are discussed, emphasizing specifications, design, fabrication, installation, operation, and maintenance of the facilities with particular consideration given to their safe design and operation subject to current practical constraints. Where possible reference is made to existing Government and professional codes and specifications which may apply. The report is intended to be a reference that will provide information concerning acquisition and safe operation of facilities suitable for hydrostatic testing of structures and equipment to be used in the ocean depths.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE