Accession Number:

AD0893178

Title:

Impact of Containerization on Future Ship Design.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

PRESEARCH INC ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

90.0

Abstract:

This report summarizes a study of the flow of ammunition, provisions and stores from CONUS to consumers in ships at sea. Customer demand and the cargo handling capabilities of the underway replenishment system were examined for potential container applications and implications for future ship design. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Containers and Packaging
  • Marine Engineering
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE