Accession Number:

ADA231443

Title:

Ship Fracture Mechanisms. Part 2. A Non-Expert's Guide for Inspecting and Determining the Causes of Significant Ship Fractures

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. 15 May 1983-15 Sep 1986

Corporate Author:

GIANNOTTI AND ASSOCIATES INC ANNAPOLIS MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

49.0

Abstract:

This document is a guide for inspectors and surveyors who are not experts in metallurgy or fracture mechanics and is intended to assist them in investigating and determining the causes of ship fracture. This report includes methods for carrying out an examination of fractures and guidance in documenting these failures.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE