Accession Number:

ADA123075

Title:

U.S. Coast Guard Equipment Deployment Requirements for Hazardous Chemical Spill Response.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Mar 80-Sep 81,

Corporate Author:

TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS CENTER CAMBRIDGE MA

Report Date:

1982-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

223.0

Abstract:

The objective of the study was to determine the types, quantities and locations of equipment required by the U.S. Coast Guard to respond to spills of hazardous chemicals into U.S. waters and adjacent shorelines, over and above the resources of private industry, contractors and other government agencies. The methodology was to 1 assess equipment availability outside the Coast Guard, 2 determine the distribution of hazardous chemical spills in time and location, and 3 determine the Coast Guard equipment deployment, allowing for the results of 1 and 2.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE