Accession Number:

ADA091948

Title:

SES Multi-Purpose Ship Study. Transport Application. Volume 1. Technical Summary.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL SEA SYSTEMS COMMAND WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

195.0

Abstract:

This report describes the MULTI-PURPOSE SHIP MPS and its application in Military Transport. The study report contains two volumes Volume I includes 8 sections. Section 1 presents a brief introduction Section 2 summarizes the MPS point design characteristics Section 3 describes the ships performance Section 4 compresses descriptions of all the ships subsystems in a concise narrative form with supporting illustrations Section 5 delineates the ships crew and functions Section 6 analyzes the compatibility between the stowage and handling requirements of the payload and the various options available in the selection of primary ship proportions and design features Section 7 highlights the significant conclusion resulting from the study effort and Section 8 presents the technical appendices supporting the MPS point design.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE