Accession Number:

ADA065269

Title:

Engineering Manual for McMurdo Station

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB (NAVY) PORT HUENEME CA

Report Date:

1974-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

254.0

Abstract:

Describes terrain and environment of McMurdo, the main U.S. station in Antarctica. Presents engineering methods and operational procedures. Discusses McMurdo Ice Shelf, sea ice, building design, utilities, airfields and roads, wharf, pollution control, transportation and construction equipment, and materials.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Civil Engineering
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE